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Srisaket Sor Rungvisai vs Kal Yafai preview
When is Rungvisai vs Yafai?
Srisaket Sor Rungvisai could face Kal Yafai in Autumn/Fall 2023 in the United States.
The fight would be contested over 12 rounds in the Super Flyweight division, which means the weight limit would be 115 pounds (8.2 stone or 52.2 KG).
Rungvisai vs Yafai stats
Srisaket Sor Rungvisai would step into the ring with a record of 50 wins, 6 loses and 1 draw, 43 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Kal Yafai would make his way to the ring with a record of 27 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 15 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Rungvisai would have a large advantage in power over Yafai, boosting at 86% knock out percentage over Yafai's 56%.
Srisaket Sor Rungvisai is the older man by 3 years, at 36 years old.
Yafai has a height advantage of 1 inch over Rungvisai. This also extends to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Srisaket Sor Rungvisai fights out of the southpaw stance, while Kal Yafai is an orthodox fighter.
Rungvisai is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 29 more fights, and made his debut in 2009, 3 years and 3 months earlier than Yafai, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He has fought 78 more professional rounds, 245 to Yafai's 167.
Srisaket Sor Rungvisai goes into the fight ranked number 4 by the WBC and 6 by the RING at super flyweight.
Rungvisai vs Yafai form
Rungvisai has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he lost to Jesse ‘Bam’ Rodriguez on 25th June 2022 by technical knockout in the 8th round in their WBC World Super Flyweight championship fight at Tech Port Arena, Texas, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Kwanthai Sithmorseng on 13th March 2021 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Workpoint Studio, Bang Phun, Thailand.
Going into that contest, he had won against Jomar Fajardo on 3rd October 2020 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Workpoint Studio, Bang Phun.
Before that, he had beat Amnat Ruenroeng on 1st August 2020 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Workpoint Studio, Bang Phun.
He had been beaten by Juan Francisco Estrada on 26th April 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Super Flyweight and The Ring Junior Bantamweight championship fight at Forum, Inglewood, United States.
Yafai has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 3 times.
In his last fight, he defeated Jerald Paclar on 5th November 2022 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest in United Arab Emirates.
Previous to that, he had lost to Roman ‘Chocolatito’ Gonzalez on 29th February 2020 by technical knockout in the 9th round in their WBA World Super Flyweight championship fight at The Ford Center at The Star, Texas, United States.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Norbelto Jimenez on 29th June 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBA World Super Flyweight championship fight at Dunkin Donuts Center, Rhode Island.
Before that, he had won against Israel Gonzalez on 24th November 2018 by unanimous decision in their WBA World Super Flyweight championship fight at Casino de Monte Carlo Salle Medecin, Monte Carlo, Monaco.
He had defeated David Carmona on 26th May 2018 by technical knockout in the 7th round in their WBA World Super Flyweight championship fight at Selland Arena, Fresno, California, United States.
In terms of recent activity, Srisaket Sor Rungvisai has been fighting more than Kal Yafai.
Srisaket Sor Rungvisai last fought 8 months and 26 days ago, while Kal Yafai's last outing was 4 months and 18 days ago.
Rungvisai's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 10 months and 25 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 9 months and 12 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 35 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7 rounds on average.
Yafai's last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 9 months and 25 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 11 months and 18 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 50 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 10 rounds on average.
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