Current rankings @ Heavyweight
When is Ruiz Jr vs Breazeale?
Andy Ruiz Jr could face the challenge of Dominic Breazeale in Summer 2022 in the United States.
The fight would be contested over 12 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which means there would be no weight limit.
Ruiz Jr vs Breazeale stats
Andy Ruiz Jr would step into the ring with a record of 34 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 22 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Dominic Breazeale would make his way to the ring with a record of 20 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 18 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Breazeale would have a large advantage in power over Ruiz Jr, boosting at 90% knock out percentage over Ruiz Jr's 65%.
Andy Ruiz Jr is the younger man by 4 years, at 32 years old.
Breazeale has a height advantage of 5 inches over Ruiz Jr. This also extends to a 7-inch reach advantage.
Both Andy Ruiz Jr & Dominic Breazeale fight out of an orthodox stance.
Ruiz Jr is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 13 more fights, and made his debut in 2009, 3 years and 7 months earlier than Breazeale, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He has fought 76 more professional rounds, 175 to Breazeale's 99.
Andy Ruiz Jr goes into the fight ranked number 7 by the WBA, 2 by the WBC, 4 by the WBO, 11 by the IBF and 6 by the RING at heavyweight.
Ruiz Jr vs Breazeale form
Ruiz Jr has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight, he beat Chris Arreola on 1st May 2021 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Dignity Health Sports Park, Carson, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Anthony Joshua on 7th December 2019 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Heavyweight, WBA Super World Heavyweight and WBO World Heavyweight championship fight at Diriyah Arena, Diriyah, Saudi Arabia.
Going into that contest, he had beat Anthony Joshua on 1st June 2019 by technical knockout in the 7th round in their WBA Super World Heavyweight, IBF World Heavyweight and WBO World Heavyweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York, United States.
Before that, he had won against Alexander Dimitrenko on 20th April 2019 by technical knockout in the 5th round at Dignity Health Sports Park, California.
He had beat Kevin Johnson on 7th July 2018 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Save Mart Arena, California.
Dominic Breazeale has stopped 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he lost to Otto Wallin on 20th February 2021 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Mohegan Sun Casino, Connecticut, United States.
Previous to that, he had lost to Deontay Wilder on 18th May 2019 by knockout in the 1st round in their WBC World Heavyweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Carlos Negron on 22nd December 2018 by knockout in the 9th round at Barclays Center, New York.
Before that, he had won against Eric Molina on 4th November 2017 by technical knockout in the 8th round at Barclays Center, New York.
Hehad defeated Izuagbe Ugonoh on 25th February 2017 by knockout in the 5th round at Legacy Arena, Birmingham.
In terms of recent activity, Andy Ruiz Jr has been fighting more than Dominic Breazeale.
Andy Ruiz Jr last fought 5 months and 23 days ago, while Dominic Breazeale's last outing was 8 months and 4 days ago.
Ruiz Jr's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 3 months and 17 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 29 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 46 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9.2 rounds on average.
Breazeale's last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 7 months and 29 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 11 months and 6 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 35 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Ruiz Jr vs Breazeale?
Dominic Breazeale is currently (+100) to win the clash outright, while you can get (+100) on Andy Ruiz Jr if you fancy the incredible upset.