Belts on The Line
Current rankings @ Super Middleweight
When is Saunders vs Fielding?
Billy Joe Saunders could take on Rocky Fielding in Summer 2021 at Wembley (SSE) Arena in London.
The fight would be scheduled for 12 rounds in the Super Middleweight division, which means the weight limit would be 168 pounds (12 stone or 76.2 KG).
Saunders vs Fielding stats
Billy Joe Saunders would step into the ring with an undefeated record of 30 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 14 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Rocky Fielding would make his way to the ring with a record of 28 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 16 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Fielding would have a slight advantage in power over Saunders, with a 57% knock out percentage over Saunders' 47%.
Billy Joe Saunders is the younger man by 2 years, at 31 years old.
Fielding has a height advantage of 2 inches over Saunders. This also extends to a 3-inch reach advantage.
Billy Joe Saunders fights out of the southpaw stance, while Rocky Fielding is an orthodox fighter.
Saunders is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had the same amount of fights, and made his debut in 2009, 1 year and 6 months earlier than Fielding, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He has fought 80 more professional rounds, 214 to Fielding's 134.
Billy Joe Saunders goes into the fight ranked number 4 by the RING at super middleweight.
Saunders vs Fielding 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.
Fielding has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he defeated Abdallah Paziwapazi on 15th November 2019 by knockout in the 2nd round at Olympia, Merseyside, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez on 15th December 2018 by technical knockout in the 3rd round in their WBA World Super Middleweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York, United States.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Tyron Zeuge on 14th July 2018 by technical knockout in the 5th round in their WBA World Super Middleweight championship fight at Baden-Arena, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.
Before that, he had won against David Brophy on 30th September 2017 by technical knockout in the 1st round in their BBBOC British Super Middleweight and CBC Commonwealth Super Middleweight championship fight at Echo Arena, Liverpool, United Kingdom.
He had defeated John Ryder on 22nd April 2017 by split decision in their BBBOC British Super Middleweight championship fight at Echo Arena, Liverpool.
In terms of recent activity, Billy Joe Saunders has been fighting more than Rocky Fielding.
Billy Joe Saunders last fought 4 months and 19 days ago, while Rocky Fielding's last outing was 1 year, 5 months and 8 days ago.
Saunders' last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 4 months and 7 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 1 day. In those fights, he fought a total of 51 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 10.2 rounds on average.
Fielding's last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years and 1 day, meaning he has been fighting on average every 9 months and 19 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 23 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 4.6 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Saunders vs Fielding?
Rocky Fielding is currently (+100) to win the contest outright, while you can get (+100) on Billy Joe Saunders if you fancy the incredible upset.