Current rankings @ Heavyweight
When is Rivas vs Jennings?
Oscar Rivas could fight Bryant Jennings in Spring 2022 in Quebec.
The fight would take place over 12 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which means there would be no weight limit.
Rivas vs Jennings stats
Oscar Rivas would step into the ring with a record of 28 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 19 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Bryant Jennings would make his way to the ring with a record of 24 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, with 14 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Rivas would have a slight advantage in power over Jennings, with a 68% knock out percentage over Jennings' 58%.
Oscar Rivas is the younger man by 3 years, at 34 years old.
Jennings has a height advantage of 3 inches over Rivas. This also extends to a 8-inch reach advantage.
Both Oscar Rivas & Bryant Jennings fight out of an orthodox stance.
Rivas' experience as a professional fighter is currently relatively equal to Jennings', having had 1 more fights, and made his debut in 2009, 5 months earlier than Jennings, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He has fought 38 less professional rounds, 134 to Jennings' 172.
Oscar Rivas goes into the fight ranked number 9 by the RING at heavyweight.
Rivas vs Jennings form
Rivas has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight, he won against Ryan Rozicki on 22nd October 2021 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Olympia Theatre, Quebec, Canada.
Previous to that, he had won against Sylvera Louis on 16th March 2021 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Hotel Plaza Quebec, Quebec.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Dillian Whyte on 20th July 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBC Interim World Heavyweight championship fight at The O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Before that, he had beat Bryant Jennings on 18th January 2019 by technical knockout in the 12th round at Turning Stone Resort & Casino, New York, United States.
He had defeated Fabio Maldonado on 1st December 2018 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Centre Videotron, Quebec, Canada.
Jennings has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he lost to Joe Joyce on 13th July 2019 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at The O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had lost to Oscar Rivas on 18th January 2019 by technical knockout in the 12th round at Turning Stone Resort & Casino, New York, United States.
Going into that contest, he had won against Alexander Dimitrenko on 18th August 2018 by technical knockout in the 9th round at Ocean Resort Casino, New Jersey.
Before that, he had defeated Joey Dawejko on 28th April 2018 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Liacouras Center, Pennsylvania.
Hehad beat Akhror Muralimov on 16th February 2018 by knockout in the 3rd round at Grand Sierra Resort and Casino, Grand Theatre, Nevada.
In terms of recent activity, Oscar Rivas has been fighting more than Bryant Jennings.
Oscar Rivas last fought 2 days ago, while Bryant Jennings' last outing was 2 years, 3 months and 11 days ago.
Rivas' last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 10 months and 23 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 30 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 49 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9.8 rounds on average.
Jennings' last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 8 months and 8 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 26 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 46 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9.2 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Rivas vs Jennings?
Bryant Jennings is currently (+100) to win the bout outright, while you can get (+100) on Oscar Rivas if you fancy the incredible upset.