Current rankings @ Light Heavyweight
When is Richards vs Bolotniks?
Craig Richards could potentially square off against Ricards Bolotniks in Spring 2023 in the United Kingdom.
The fight would be scheduled for 10 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which means the weight limit would be 175 pounds (12.5 stone or 79.4 KG).
Richards vs Bolotniks stats
Craig Richards would step into the ring with a record of 17 wins, 3 loses and 1 draw, 10 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Ricards Bolotniks would make his way to the ring with a record of 19 wins, 6 loses and 1 draw, with 8 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Richards would have advantage in power over Bolotniks, with a 59% knock out percentage over Bolotniks' 42%.
Craig Richards is the same age as Ricards Bolotniks, at 32 years old.
Both Craig Richards & Ricards Bolotniks fight out of an orthodox stance.
Richards is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 5 less fights, and made his debut in 2015, 1 year and 9 months later than Bolotniks, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He has fought 24 less professional rounds, 123 to Bolotniks' 147.
Craig Richards goes into the fight ranked number 10 by the WBA, 13 by the WBC and 10 by the RING at light heavyweight.
Ricards Bolotniks is currently ranked number 4 by the WBA in the 175lb division.
Richards vs Bolotniks form
Richards has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he lost to Joshua Buatsi on 21st May 2022 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at The O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had defeated Marek Matyja on 30th October 2021 by technical knockout in the 6th round at O2 Arena, London.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Dmitry Bivol on 1st May 2021 by unanimous decision in their WBA Super World Light Heavyweight championship fight at Manchester Arena, Manchester.
Before that, he had beat Shakan Pitters on 18th December 2020 by technical knockout in the 9th round in their BBBOC British Light heavyweight championship fight at Fly By Nite Rehearsal Studios, Worcestershire.
He had won against Andre Sterling on 21st June 2019 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at York Hall, London.
Bolotniks has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he lost to Joshua Buatsi on 14th August 2021 by technical knockout in the 11th round in their WBA Super World Light Flyweight eliminator fight at Matchroom Fight Camp, Essex, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had beat Serge Michel on 2nd December 2020 by technical knockout in the 10th round at Production Park Studios, Yorkshire.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Steven Ward on 14th December 2019 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Brentwood Centre, Essex.
Before that, he had won against Gasan Gasanov on 15th June 2019 by technical knockout in the 6th round at Arena Riga, Riga, Latvia.
He had defeated Patrick Mendy on 23rd March 2019 by majority decision in their 8 round contest at Arena Riga, Riga.
In terms of recent activity, Craig Richards has been fighting more than Ricards Bolotniks.
Craig Richards last fought 6 months and 8 days ago, while Ricards Bolotniks' last outing was 1 year, 3 months and 15 days ago.
Richards' last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 5 months and 8 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 51 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 10.2 rounds on average.
Bolotniks' last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 8 months and 6 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 26 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 36 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7.2 rounds on average.
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