Summer 2022
Potentially

in the United States

Potential contest @ Middleweight
16-3-0
26-3-0

The tape

36
Age
31
6' 0" / 182 cm
Height
6' 0" / 182 cm
72" / 183 cm
Reach
70.5" / 179 cm
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Full record

TKO 9TKO 5TKO 2UD 12TKO 8
Form
RTD 8TKO 5TKO 2TKO 11UD 12
16
Wins
26
13
By KO
18
81
KO%
69
3
Losses
3
1
Stopped
2
0
Draws
0
2013
Debut
2012
120
Pro rounds
126

Current rankings @ Middleweight

7
The Ring
-
4
WBA
-
4
WBC
-
-
WBO
-
-
IBF
-

Ryota Murata vs Rob Brant preview

When is Murata vs Brant III?

Ryota Murata could square off against Rob Brant in Summer 2022 in the United States.

The fight would take place over 12 rounds in the Middleweight division, which means the weight limit would be 160 pounds (11.4 stone or 72.6 KG).

Murata vs Brant III stats

Ryota Murata would step into the ring with a record of 16 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 13 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Rob Brant would make his way to the ring with a record of 26 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 18 of those wins by knock out.

The stats suggest Murata would have advantage in power over Brant, with a 81% knock out percentage over Brant's 69%.

Ryota Murata is the older man by 5 years, at 36 years old.

Murata has 2-inch reach advantage.

Both Ryota Murata & Rob Brant fight out of an orthodox stance.

Murata is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 10 less fights, and made his debut in 2013, 1 year and 2 months later than Brant, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He has fought 6 less professional rounds, 120 to Brant's 126.

Ryota Murata goes into the fight ranked number 4 by the WBA, 4 by the WBC and 7 by the RING at middleweight.

Murata vs Brant III form

Ryota Murata has stopped 3 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he lost to Gennady Golovkin on 9th April 2022 by technical knockout in the 9th round in their WBA Super World Middleweight and IBF World Middleweight championship fight at Super Arena, Saitama, Japan.

Previous to that, he had won against Steven Butler on 23rd December 2019 by technical knockout in the 5th round in their WBA World Middleweight championship fight at Arena, Kanagawa.

Going into that contest, he had beat Rob Brant on 12th July 2019 by technical knockout in the 2nd round in their WBA World Middleweight championship fight at EDION Arena Osaka, Osaka.

Before that, he had been beaten by Rob Brant on 20th October 2018 by unanimous decision in their WBA World Middleweight championship fight at Mandalay Bay Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, United States.

He had defeated Emanuele Blandamura on 15th April 2018 by technical knockout in the 8th round in their WBA World Middleweight championship fight at Arena, Kanagawa, Japan.

Brant has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.

In his last fight, he lost to Zhanibek Alimkhanuly on 26th June 2021 by technical knockout in the 8th round at Virgin Hotels Las Vegas, Nevada, United States.

Previous to that, he had won against Vitalii Kopylenko on 22nd August 2020 by technical knockout in the 5th round at The Bubble, MGM Grand, Nevada.

Going into that contest, he had lost to Ryota Murata on 12th July 2019 by technical knockout in the 2nd round in their WBA World Middleweight championship fight at EDION Arena Osaka, Osaka, Japan.

Before that, he had defeated Khasan Baysangurov on 15th February 2019 by technical knockout in the 11th round in their WBA World Middleweight championship fight at Grand Casino, Minnesota, United States.

Hehad beat Ryota Murata on 20th October 2018 by unanimous decision in their WBA World Middleweight championship fight at Mandalay Bay Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Rob Brant has been fighting more than Ryota Murata.

Ryota Murata last fought 1 month and 15 days ago, while Rob Brant's last outing was 10 months and 28 days ago.

Murata's last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 1 month and 9 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 9 months and 27 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 36 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7.2 rounds on average.

Brant's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 7 months and 4 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 19 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 38 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7.6 rounds on average.

What were the odds on Murata vs Brant III?

Rob Brant is currently (+100) to win the bout outright, while you can get (+100) on Ryota Murata if you fancy the incredible upset.

Ryota Murata vs Rob Brant news

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