Selby vs Kambosos Jnr Info
Lee Selby is set to face George Kambosos Jnr on Saturday 3rd October 2020 at Motorpoint Arena in Wales.
The fight is scheduled for 12 rounds in the Lightweight division, which means the weight limit will be 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
This contest is for the IBF lightweight championship of the world.
Selby vs Kambosos Jnr stats
Lee Selby steps into the ring with a record of 28 wins and 2 loses, 9 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
George Kambosos Jnr will make his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 18 wins, with 10 of those by knock out.
The stats suggest Kambosos Jnr has a large advantage in power over Selby, boosting at 56% knock out percentage over Selby's 32%.
Lee Selby is the older man by 6 years, at 33 years old.
Selby has 1-inch reach advantage.
Both Lee Selby & George Kambosos Jnr fight out of an orthodox stance.
Selby is the more experienced professional fighter, having had 12 more fights, and made his debut in 2008, 4 years and 10 months earlier than Kambosos Jnr, who’s first professional fight was in 2013. He has fought 137 more professional rounds, 243 to Kambosos Jnr's 106.
Lee Selby goes into the fight ranked number 9 by the WBC, 1 by the WBO and 4 by the IBF in the 135lb division.
George Kambosos Jnr is currently ranked number 14 by the WBC, 5 by the WBO and 3 by the IBF in the 135lb division.
Selby vs Kambosos Jnr form
Lee Selby has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he defeated Ricky Burns on 26th October 2019 by majority decision in their 12 round contest at O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had defeated Omar Douglas on 23rd February 2019 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at O2 Arena, London.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Josh Warrington on 19th May 2018 by split decision in their IBF World Featherweight championship fight at Elland Road Stadium, Leeds.
Before that, he had beat Eduardo Ramirez on 9th December 2017 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Featherweight championship fight at Copper Box Arena, London.
He had won against Jonathan Victor Barros on 15th July 2017 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Featherweight championship fight at Wembley (SSE) Arena, London.
Kambosos Jnr remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he beat Mickey Bey on 14th December 2019 by split decision in their 10 round contest at Madison Square Garden, New York, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Richard Pena on 7th June 2019 by technical knockout in the 6th round at Olympic Hall Galatsi, Athens, Greece.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Rey Perez on 19th January 2019 by unanimous decision in their 8 round contest at MGM Grand, Las Vegas, United States.
Before that, he had won against JR Magboo on 15th July 2018 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Axiata Arena, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
He had defeated Jose Forero on 5th May 2018 by knockout in the 1st round at Foxwoods Resort, Connecticut, United States.
In terms of recent activity, George Kambosos Jnr has been fighting more than Lee Selby.
Lee Selby last fought 11 months and 7 days ago, while George Kambosos Jnr's last outing was 9 months and 19 days ago.
Selby's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years and 3 months, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 27 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 60 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 12 rounds on average.
Kambosos Jnr's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year and 7 months, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 months and 27 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 27 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 5.4 rounds on average.
What time does Selby vs Kambosos Jnr start?
The fighters are expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 pm UTC at Motorpoint Arena, Wales, United Kingdom, which is 6:00 pm EST or 3:00 pm PST on the West Coast of America, or 11:00 pm BST in the UK.
Who is showing Selby vs Kambosos Jnr?
Selby vs Kambosos Jnr will be broadcast on Sky Sports Action in the UK, while the fight will be broadcast in the United States by DAZN.
How do you stream Selby vs Kambosos Jnr?
In the UK you can stream Selby vs Kambosos Jnr via NowTV. They allow you to stream Sky Sports boxing cards via their app, based on a 24 hour, weekly or monthly passes. You’ll also get access to 11 Sky Sports Channels during your pass period. They also do a monthly smartphone only pass for £5.99, which is great if you need to catch Selby vs Kambosos Jnr on the move.
24 hours of NowTV is £8.99, 1 week of NowTV is £14.99, 1 month of NowTV is 33.99 and 1 month (mobile only) costs £5.99.
Existing or new Sky Sports subscribers can stream Selby vs Kambosos Jnr, and all Sky boxing cards, via the Sky Go App. This is free is you’re already a Sky Sports TV customer. It’s available for Apple, Android, Firestick, Roku and games consoles.
The stream is free for existing Sky Sports Action customers, while 1 month (for tv) costs £45.
In the US you can stream Selby vs Kambosos Jnr via the DAZN app and platform. You can download the app for PC, Apple, Android, Fire TV, Roku, your Smart TV and many others. Note: You save over 60% if you pay for a full year of DAZN.
1 month of DAZN is $19.99, while 1 year costs $99.99.