Current rankings @ Welterweight
Shawn Porter vs Conor Benn preview
When is Porter vs Benn?
Shawn Porter could fight Conor Benn in Autumn/Fall 2023 in the United States.
The fight would take place over 12 rounds in the Welterweight division, which means the weight limit would be 147 pounds (10.5 stone or 66.7 KG).
Porter vs Benn stats
Shawn Porter would step into the ring with a record of 31 wins, 4 loses and 1 draw, 17 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Conor Benn would make his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 21 wins and 0 draws, with 14 of those by knock out.
The stats suggest Benn would have advantage in power over Porter, with a 67% knock out percentage over Porter's 55%.
Shawn Porter is the older man by 9 years, at 35 years old.
Benn has a height advantage of 1 inch over Porter. Despite this, he has 2-inch reach advantage.
Both Shawn Porter & Conor Benn fight out of an orthodox stance.
Porter is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 15 more fights, and made his debut in 2008, 7 years and 6 months earlier than Benn, whose first professional fight was in 2016. He has fought 169 more professional rounds, 253 to Benn's 84.
Conor Benn is currently ranked number 7 by the WBC and 8 by the RING in the 147lb division.
Porter vs Benn form
Shawn Porter has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he lost to Terence Crawford on 20th November 2021 by technical knockout in the 10th round in their WBO World Welterweight championship fight at Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Nevada, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Sebastian Formella on 22nd August 2020 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Microsoft Theater, LA.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Errol Spence Jr on 28th September 2019 by split decision in their IBF World Welterweight and WBC World Welterweight championship fight at Staples Center, LA.
Before that, he had beat Yordenis Ugas on 9th March 2019 by split decision in their WBC World Welterweight championship fight at Dignity Health Sports Park, California.
He had defeated Danny Garcia on 8th September 2018 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Welterweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York.
Benn remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he won against Chris Van Heerden on 16th April 2022 by knockout in the 2nd round at Manchester Arena, Manchester, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had won against Chris Algieri on 11th December 2021 by knockout in the 4th round at Echo Arena, Merseyside.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Adrian Granados on 4th September 2021 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Headingley Rugby League Stadium, Yorkshire.
Before that, he had beat Samuel Vargas on 10th April 2021 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Wembley (SSE) Arena, London.
He had won against Sebastian Formella on 21st November 2020 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Wembley (SSE) Arena, London.
In terms of recent activity, Conor Benn has been fighting more than Shawn Porter.
Shawn Porter last fought 1 year, 4 months and 2 days ago, while Conor Benn's last outing was 11 months and 6 days ago.
Porter's last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 6 months and 14 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 10 months and 27 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 58 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 11.6 rounds on average.
Benn's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 4 months and 1 day, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 19 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 27 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 5.4 rounds on average.
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