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Ryan Garcia vs Regis Prograis preview
When is R. Garcia vs Prograis?
Ryan Garcia could take on Regis Prograis 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).
R. Garcia vs Prograis stats
Ryan Garcia would step into the ring with a record of 23 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 19 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Regis Prograis would make his way to the ring with a record of 28 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 24 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Prograis would have a slight advantage in power over Garcia, with a 86% knock out percentage over Garcia's 83%.
Ryan Garcia is the younger man by 10 years, at 24 years old.
Garcia has a height advantage of 2 inches over Prograis. This also extends to a 3-inch reach advantage.
Both Ryan Garcia & Regis Prograis fight out of an orthodox stance.
Garcia is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 5 less fights, and made his debut in 2016, 4 year and 1 month later than Prograis, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He has fought 44 less professional rounds, 92 to Prograis' 136.
Ryan Garcia goes into the fight ranked number 5 by the WBA, 8 by the WBC, 6 by the WBO and 13 by the IBF at super lightweight.
Regis Prograis is currently ranked number 1 by the RING in the 140lb division.
R. Garcia vs Prograis form
Garcia has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he lost to Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis on 22nd April 2023 by knockout in the 7th round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Javier Fortuna on 16th July 2022 by knockout in the 6th round at Crypto.com Arena, Los Angeles.
Going into that contest, he had won against Emmanuel Tagoe on 9th April 2022 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Alamodome, San Antonio.
Before that, he had beat Luke Campbell on 2nd January 2021 by technical knockout in the 7th round at American Airlines Center, Dallas.
He had defeated Francisco Fonseca on 14th February 2020 by knockout in the 1st round at Honda Center, California.
Regis Prograis has stopped 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he won against 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 won against 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 defeated 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.
In terms of recent activity, Ryan Garcia has been fighting more than Regis Prograis.
Ryan Garcia last fought 1 month and 14 days ago, while Regis Prograis' last outing was 6 months and 10 days ago.
Garcia's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 3 months and 22 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 29 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 33 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 6.6 rounds on average.
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.
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