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Regis Prograis vs Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis preview
When is Prograis vs Davis?
Regis Prograis could face Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis in Autumn/Fall 2023 in the United States.
The fight would be contested over 12 rounds in the Super Lightweight division, which means the weight limit would be 140 pounds (10 stone or 63.5 KG).
Prograis vs Davis stats
Regis Prograis would step into the ring with a record of 28 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 24 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis would make his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 29 wins and 0 draws, with 27 of those by knock out.
The stats suggest Davis would have a slight advantage in power over Prograis, with a 93% knock out percentage over Prograis' 86%.
Regis Prograis is the older man by 6 years, at 34 years old.
Prograis has a height advantage of 2 inches over Davis. Despite this, Davis has 2-inch reach advantage.
Regis Prograis fights out of the orthodox stance, while Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis is a southpaw.
Prograis is currently arguably the more experienced fighter, having had the same amount of fights, and made his debut in 2012, 9 months earlier than Davis, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He has fought 6 more professional rounds, 136 to Davis' 130.
Regis Prograis goes into the fight ranked number 1 by the RING at super lightweight.
Prograis vs Davis form
Regis Prograis has stopped 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he beat Jose Zepeda on 26th November 2022 by technical knockout in the 11th round in their WBC World Super Lightweight championship fight at Dignity Health Sports Park, Carson, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Tyrone McKenna on 19th March 2022 by technical knockout in the 6th round at Duty Free Tennis Stadium, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Going into that contest, he had won against Ivan Redkach on 17th April 2021 by technical knockout in the 6th round at Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Atlanta, United States.
Before that, he had beat Juan Heraldez on 31st October 2020 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Alamodome, San Antonio, Texas.
He had been beaten by Josh Taylor on 26th October 2019 by majority decision in their WBA Super World Super Lightweight, IBF World Junior Welterweight and The Ring Junior Welterweight championship fight at O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Davis remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he defeated Ryan Garcia on 22nd April 2023 by knockout in the 7th round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Hector Luis Garcia on 7th January 2023 by technical knockout in the 9th round in their WBA World Lightweight championship fight at Capital One Arena, Washington.
Going into that contest, he had won against Rolando Romero on 28th May 2022 by technical knockout in the 6th round in their WBA World Lightweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York.
Before that, he had defeated Isaac Cruz on 5th December 2021 by unanimous decision in their WBA World Lightweight championship fight at Staples Center, California.
He had beat Mario Barrios on 26th June 2021 by technical knockout in the 11th round in their WBA World Super Lightweight championship fight at State Farm Arena, Atlanta.
In terms of recent activity, Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis has been fighting more than Regis Prograis.
Regis Prograis last fought 6 months and 10 days ago, while Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis' last outing was 1 month and 14 days ago.
Prograis' last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 7 months and 10 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 20 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 38 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7.6 rounds on average.
Davis' last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 11 months and 10 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 months and 21 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 45 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9 rounds on average.
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