Summer 2024
Potentially

in the United States

Potential contest @ Welterweight
20-0-0
30-4-1

Eliminator For

WBC World Welterweight Championship

The tape

25
Age
35
5' 10" / 178 cm
Height
5' 8" / 173 cm
70.1" / 178 cm
Reach
68.5" / 174 cm
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Full record

TKO 1TKO 9TKO 8TKO 7KO 7
Form
KO 6TKO 1TKO 2TKO 6KO 1
20
Wins
30
20
By KO
18
100
KO%
60
0
Losses
4
0
Stopped
2
0
Draws
1
2016
Debut
2009
70
Pro rounds
214

Current rankings @ Welterweight

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The Ring
6
-
WBA
-
-
WBC
5
-
WBO
-
-
IBF
14

Vergil Ortiz Jr vs David Avanesyan preview


When is Ortiz Jr vs Avanesyan?

Vergil Ortiz Jr could face David Avanesyan in Summer 2024 in the United States.

The fight would be contested over 12 rounds in the Welterweight division, which means the weight limit would be 147 pounds (10.5 stone or 66.7 KG).

The contest would be an eliminator for the WBC welterweight championship of the world.

Ortiz Jr vs Avanesyan stats

Vergil Ortiz Jr would step into the ring with an undefeated record of 20 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 20 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

David Avanesyan would make his way to the ring with a record of 30 wins, 4 loses and 1 draw, with 18 of those wins by knock out.

The stats suggest Ortiz Jr would have a massive power advantage over Avanesyan, boosting at 100% knock out percentage over Avanesyan's 60%.

Vergil Ortiz Jr is the younger man by 10 years, at 25 years old.

Ortiz Jr has a height advantage of 2 inches over Avanesyan. This also extends to a 1-inch reach advantage.

Both Vergil Ortiz Jr & David Avanesyan fight out of an orthodox stance.

Ortiz Jr is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 15 less fights, and made his debut in 2016, 7 year and 1 month later than Avanesyan, whose first professional fight was in 2009. He has fought 144 less professional rounds, 70 to Avanesyan's 214.

David Avanesyan is currently ranked number 5 by the WBC, 14 by the IBF and 6 by the RING in the 147lb division.

Ortiz Jr vs Avanesyan form

Ortiz Jr remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 5 of his recent opponents.

In his last fight, he beat Fredrick Lawson on 6th January 2024 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Virgin Hotels, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, he had beat Michael McKinson on 6th August 2022 by technical knockout in the 9th round in their WBA Super World Welterweight eliminator fight at Dickies Arena, Texas.

Going into that contest, he had won against Egidijus Kavaliauskas on 14th August 2021 by technical knockout in the 8th round at The Star, Frisco.

Before that, he had beat Maurice Hooker on 20th March 2021 by technical knockout in the 7th round at Dickies Arena, Texas.

He had defeated Samuel Vargas on 24th July 2020 by knockout in the 7th round at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino, Indio.

David Avanesyan has stopped 4 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he lost to Terence Crawford on 10th December 2022 by knockout in the 6th round in their WBO World Welterweight championship fight at CHI Health Center, Omaha, United States.

Previous to that, he had won against Oskari Metz on 19th March 2022 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Wembley Arena, London, United Kingdom.

Going into that contest, he had defeated Liam Taylor on 2nd October 2021 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Wembley Arena, London.

Before that, he had beat Josh Kelly on 20th February 2021 by technical knockout in the 6th round at Wembley (SSE) Arena, London.

He had won against Jose Del Rio on 12th December 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Palau Olímpic, Cataluña, Spain.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Vergil Ortiz Jr has been fighting more than David Avanesyan.

Vergil Ortiz Jr last fought 4 months and 3 days ago, while David Avanesyan's last outing was 1 year, 4 months and 29 days ago.

Ortiz Jr's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 9 months and 15 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 9 months and 4 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 32 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 6.4 rounds on average.

Avanesyan's last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 4 months and 27 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 10 months and 18 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 16 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3.2 rounds on average.

What are the odds on Ortiz Jr vs Avanesyan?

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