Current rankings @ Heavyweight
When is Ruiz Jr vs Tabiti?
Andy Ruiz Jr could take on Andrew Tabiti in Summer 2022 in the United States.
The fight would be scheduled for 12 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which means there would be no weight limit.
Ruiz Jr vs Tabiti 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.
Andrew Tabiti would make his way to the ring with a record of 17 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 13 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Tabiti would have advantage in power over Ruiz Jr, with a 76% knock out percentage over Ruiz Jr's 65%.
Andy Ruiz Jr is the same age as Andrew Tabiti, at 32 years old.
Ruiz Jr has a height advantage of 1 inch over Tabiti. Despite this, Tabiti has 2-inch reach advantage.
Both Andy Ruiz Jr & Andrew Tabiti fight out of an orthodox stance.
Ruiz Jr is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 18 more fights, and made his debut in 2009, 4 years and 3 months earlier than Tabiti, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He has fought 89 more professional rounds, 175 to Tabiti's 86.
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 Tabiti form
Ruiz Jr has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight, he defeated 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 defeated 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 beat Alexander Dimitrenko on 20th April 2019 by technical knockout in the 5th round at Dignity Health Sports Park, California.
He had won against Kevin Johnson on 7th July 2018 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Save Mart Arena, California.
Tabiti has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight, he lost to Yuniel Dorticos on 15th June 2019 by knockout in the 10th round in their IBF World Cruiserweight championship fight at Arena Riga, Riga, Latvia.
Previous to that, he had beat Ruslan Fayfer on 13th October 2018 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Ekaterinburg Expo, Ekaterinburg, Russia.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Lateef Kayode on 11th May 2018 by knockout in the 6th round at Sam's Town Hotel & Gambling Hall, Nevada, United States.
Before that, he had won against Steve Cunningham on 26th August 2017 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.
Hehad defeated Quantis Graves on 24th February 2017 by technical knockout in the 6th round at Pechanga Resort & Casino, California.
In terms of recent activity, Andy Ruiz Jr has been fighting more than Andrew Tabiti.
Andy Ruiz Jr last fought 5 months and 23 days ago, while Andrew Tabiti's last outing was 2 years, 4 months and 9 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.
Tabiti's last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years and 8 months, meaning he has been fighting on average every 11 months and 6 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 44 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8.8 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Ruiz Jr vs Tabiti?
Andrew Tabiti is currently (+100) to win the contest outright, while you can get (+100) on Andy Ruiz Jr if you fancy the incredible upset.