Rigoldi vs Yafai Info
Luca Rigoldi could take on Gamal Yafai in Summer 2020 at Palaolimpia in Veneto.
The fight would be contested over 12 rounds in the Super Bantamweight division, which means the weight limit would be 122 pounds (8.7 stone or 55.3 KG).
This fight will appear on the undercard of Francesco Patera's and Devis Boschiero's clash for the WBA Interim World Lightweight champion.
Rigoldi vs Yafai stats
Luca Rigoldi would step into the ring with a record of 22 wins, 1 loss and 2 draws, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Gamal Yafai would make his way to the ring with a record of 14 wins and 1 loss, with 7 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Yafai would have advantage in power over Rigoldi, with a 50% knock out percentage over Rigoldi's 36%.
Luca Rigoldi is the younger man by 2 years, at 27 years old.
Luca Rigoldi fights out of the southpaw stance, while Gamal Yafai is an orthodox fighter.
Rigoldi is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 10 more fights, and made his debut in 2015, 8 months later than Yafai, who’s first professional fight was in 2014. He has fought 71 more professional rounds, 160 to Yafai's 89.
Luca Rigoldi goes into the fight ranked number 14 by the IBF in the 122lb division.
Rigoldi vs Yafai form
Yafai has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 3 times.
In his last fight, he lost to Gavin McDonnell on 3rd March 2018 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Sheffield Arena, Sheffield, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had beat Josh Wale on 30th July 2016 by unanimous decision in their CBC Commonwealth Super Bantamweight championship fight at First Direct Arena, Leeds.
Going into that contest, he had won against Bobby Jenkinson on 5th March 2016 by knockout in the 7th round in their CBC Commonwealth Super Bantamweight championship fight at Genting Arena, Birmingham.
Before that, he had beat Nasibu Ramadhani on 17th October 2015 by points in the 10th round at Barclaycard Arena (formerly NIA) , Birmingham.
He had defeated Angel Lorente on 1st August 2015 by points in the 6th round at Craven Park Stadium, Hull.
Rigoldi's last 0 fights have come over a period of , meaning he has been fighting on average every . In those fights, he fought a total of rounds, meaning that they have lasted 0 rounds on average.
Yafai's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years 7 months and 2 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 24 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 47 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9.4 rounds on average.