Ritson vs Vazquez Info
Lewis Ritson is set to fight Miguel Vazquez on Saturday 17th October 2020 at Newcastle Arena in Tyne and Wear.
The fight is scheduled for 12 rounds in the Super Lightweight division, which means the weight limit will be 140 pounds (10 stone or 63.5 KG).
This fight will appear on the undercard of Geovana Peres' and Savannah Marshall's clash.
Ritson vs Vazquez stats
Lewis Ritson steps into the ring with a record of 20 wins and 1 loss, 12 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Miguel Vazquez will make his way to the ring with a record of 41 wins and 8 loses, with 15 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Ritson has a large advantage in power over Vazquez, boosting at 60% knock out percentage over Vazquez's 37%.
Lewis Ritson is the younger man by 7 years, at 26 years old.
Both Lewis Ritson & Miguel Vazquez fight out of an orthodox stance.
Ritson is the less experienced professional fighter, having had 28 less fights, and made his debut in 2015, 9 year and 2 months later than Vazquez, who’s first professional fight was in 2006. He has fought 251 less professional rounds, 104 to Vazquez's 355.
Lewis Ritson goes into the fight ranked number 2 by the WBA and 14 by the WBC in the 140lb division.
Ritson vs Vazquez form
Ritson has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he defeated Robbie Davies Jnr on 19th October 2019 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Newcastle Arena, Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had defeated Marek Jedrzejewski on 2nd August 2019 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Exhibition Centre, Merseyside.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Francesco Patera on 13th October 2018 by split decision in their 12 round contest at Metro Radio Arena, Tyne and Wear.
Before that, he had beat Paul Hyland Jnr on 16th June 2018 by technical knockout in the 1st round in their BBBOC British Lightweight championship fight at Metro Radio Arena, Tyne and Wear.
He had won against Scott Cardle on 24th March 2018 by technical knockout in the 2nd round in their BBBOC British Lightweight championship fight at The O2 Arena, London.
Vazquez has beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he lost to Ohara Davies on 28th June 2019 by points in the 10th round at York Hall, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had lost to Thulani Mbenge on 8th December 2018 by technical knockout in the 10th round at Emperors Palace, Gauteng, South Africa.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Josh Taylor on 11th November 2017 by knockout in the 9th round at Royal Highland Centre, Edinburgh, United Kingdom.
Before that, he had beat Daniel Ruiz on 2nd September 2017 by knockout in the 4th round at Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, Mexico.
He had defeated Javier Mercado on 1st July 2017 by unanimous decision in their 8 round contest at Arena Chololo Larios, Jalisco.
In terms of recent activity, Miguel Vazquez has been fighting more than Lewis Ritson.
Lewis Ritson last fought 11 months and 28 days ago, while Miguel Vazquez's last outing was 1 year and 3 months ago.
Ritson's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year and 6 months, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 months and 23 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 30 rounds, meaning that his fights have lasted on average 6 rounds.
Vazquez's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year and 11 months, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months. In those fights, he fought a total of 41 rounds, meaning that his fights have lasted on average 8.2 rounds.
What time does Ritson vs Vazquez start?
The fighters are expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 pm UTC at Newcastle Arena, Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom, which is 6:00 pm EST or 3:00 pm PST on the West Coast of America, or 11:00 pm BST in the UK.
Who is showing Ritson vs Vazquez?
Ritson vs Vazquez will be broadcast on Sky Sports Action in the UK, while the fight will be broadcast in the United States by DAZN.
How do you stream Ritson vs Vazquez?
In the UK you can stream Ritson vs Vazquez via NowTV. They allow you to stream Sky Sports boxing cards via their app, based on a 24 hour, weekly or monthly passes. You’ll also get access to 11 Sky Sports Channels during your pass period. They also do a monthly smartphone only pass for £5.99, which is great if you need to catch Ritson vs Vazquez on the move.
24 hours of NowTV is £8.99, 1 week of NowTV is £14.99, 1 month of NowTV is 33.99 and 1 month (mobile only) costs £5.99.
Existing or new Sky Sports subscribers can stream Ritson vs Vazquez, and all Sky boxing cards, via the Sky Go App. This is free is you’re already a Sky Sports TV customer. It’s available for Apple, Android, Firestick, Roku and games consoles.
The stream is free for existing Sky Sports Action customers, while 1 month (for tv) costs £45.
In the US you can stream Ritson vs Vazquez via the DAZN app and platform. You can download the app for PC, Apple, Android, Fire TV, Roku, your Smart TV and many others. Note: You save over 60% if you pay for a full year of DAZN.
1 month of DAZN is $19.99, while 1 year costs $99.99.