Saunders vs Eubank Jr II Info
Billy Joe Saunders could face Chris Eubank Jr in Summer 2021 in London.
The fight would be scheduled for 12 rounds in the Middleweight division, which means the weight limit would be 160 pounds (11.4 stone or 72.6 KG).
The contest would be for the WBO middleweight championship of the world.
Saunders vs Eubank Jr II stats
Billy Joe Saunders would step into the ring with an undefeated record of 30 wins and zero loses, 14 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Chris Eubank Jr would make his way to the ring with a record of 29 wins and 2 loses, with 22 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Eubank Jr would have a large advantage in power over Saunders, boosting at 76% knock out percentage over Saunders' 47%.
Billy Joe Saunders is the same age as Chris Eubank Jr, at 31 years old.
Eubank Jr has 1-inch reach advantage.
Billy Joe Saunders fights out of the southpaw stance, while Chris Eubank Jr is an orthodox fighter.
Saunders is currently arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 1 less fights, and made his debut in 2009, 2 years and 8 months earlier than Eubank Jr, who’s first professional fight was in 2011. He has fought 28 more professional rounds, 214 to Eubank Jr's 186.
Chris Eubank Jr is currently ranked number 1 by the WBA and 6 by the RING in the 160lb division.
Saunders vs Eubank Jr II form
Saunders remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he defeated Martin Murray on 4th December 2020 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Super Middleweight championship fight at Wembley (SSE) Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had defeated 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.
Going into that contest, 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.
Before that, he had won against Charles Adamu on 22nd December 2018 by technical knockout in the 4th round at Manchester Arena, Manchester.
He had beat David Lemieux on 16th December 2017 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Middleweight championship fight at Bell Centre, Montreal, Canada.
Eubank Jr has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he defeated Matt Korobov on 7th December 2019 by technical knockout in the 2nd round in their WBA Interim World Middleweight and WBA World Middleweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated James DeGale on 23rd February 2019 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at The O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Going into that contest, he had won against JJ McDonagh on 28th September 2018 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at King Abdullah Sports City, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
Before that, he had been beaten by George Groves on 17th February 2018 by unanimous decision in their WBA Super World Super Middleweight championship fight at Manchester Arena, Manchester, United Kingdom.
He had defeated Avni Yildirim on 7th October 2017 by knockout in the 3rd round at Hanns-Martin-Schleyer Halle, Stuttgart, Germany.
In terms of recent activity, Chris Eubank Jr has been fighting more than Billy Joe Saunders.
Billy Joe Saunders last fought 1 month and 16 days ago, while Chris Eubank Jr's last outing was 1 year 1 month and 13 days ago.
Saunders' last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years 11 months and 18 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 28 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 51 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 10.2 rounds on average.
Eubank Jr's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years and 2 months, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 16 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 32 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 6.4 rounds on average.