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When is Saunders vs Andrade?
Billy Joe Saunders could face the challenge of Demetrius Andrade in Summer 2021 in the United States.
The fight would be contested over 12 rounds in the Middleweight division, which means the weight limit would be 160 pounds (11.4 stone or 72.6 KG).
Saunders vs Andrade stats
Billy Joe Saunders would step into the ring with a record of 30 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 14 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Demetrius Andrade would make his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 30 wins and 0 draws, with 18 of those by knock out.
The stats suggest Andrade would have advantage in power over Saunders, with a 60% knock out percentage over Saunders' 47%.
Billy Joe Saunders is the younger man by 2 years, at 31 years old.
Andrade has a height advantage of 2 inches over Saunders. This also extends to a 3-inch reach advantage.
Both Billy Joe Saunders & Demetrius Andrade fight out of a southpaw stance.
Saunders is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 1 more fights, and made his debut in 2009, 4 months later than Andrade, whose first professional fight was in 2008. He has fought 34 more professional rounds, 222 to Andrade's 188.
Demetrius Andrade is currently ranked number 3 by the RING in the 160lb division.
Saunders vs Andrade form
Saunders has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight, he lost to Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez on 8th May 2021 by in the 8th round in their WBC World Super Middleweight, WBA Super World Super Middleweight, WBO World Super Middleweight and The Ring Super Middleweight championship fight at AT&T Stadium, Arlington, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Martin Murray on 4th December 2020 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Super Middleweight championship fight at Wembley (SSE) Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Going into that contest, he had won against Marcelo Esteban Coceres on 9th November 2019 by knockout in the 11th round in their WBO World Super Middleweight championship fight at Staples Center, LA, United States.
Before that, he had beat Shefat Isufi on 18th May 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Super Middleweight championship fight at Lamex Stadium, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom.
He had defeated Charles Adamu on 22nd December 2018 by technical knockout in the 4th round at Manchester Arena, Manchester.
Andrade remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he won against Liam Williams on 17th April 2021 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Middleweight championship fight at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Florida, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Luke Keeler on 30th January 2020 by technical knockout in the 9th round in their WBO World Middleweight championship fight at Meridian at Island Gardens, Florida.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Maciej Sulecki on 29th June 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Middleweight championship fight at Dunkin Donuts Center, Rhode Island.
Before that, he had beat Artur Akavov on 18th January 2019 by technical knockout in the 12th round in their WBO World Middleweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York.
Hehad won against Walter Kautondokwa on 20th October 2018 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Middleweight championship fight at TD Garden, Massachusetts.
In terms of recent activity, Billy Joe Saunders has been fighting more than Demetrius Andrade.
Billy Joe Saunders last fought 2 months and 28 days ago, while Demetrius Andrade's last outing was 3 months and 19 days ago.
Saunders' last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 7 months and 14 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 10 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 47 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9.4 rounds on average.
Andrade's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 9 months and 16 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 23 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 57 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 11.4 rounds on average.
What are the odds on Saunders vs Andrade?
Demetrius Andrade is currently () to win the clash outright, while you can get () on Billy Joe Saunders if you fancy the incredible upset.