Selby vs Kambosos Jnr

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  • Selby vs Kambosos Jnr
  • 28-2-0 18-0-0
  • Potential : Saturday 14th November 2020
  • Motorpoint Arena, Wales, UK
  • Eliminator For: IBF World Lightweight Championship
  • 12 Round Contest @ Lightweight
  • UD 12UD 12SD 12UD 12MD 12 < form KO 1TKO 2UD 8TKO 6SD 10 <
  • Tape
  • 33 age 27
  • 5' 9" / 174cm height 5' 9" / 176cm
  • 68.9" / 175cm reach 68.1" / 173cm
  • Orthodox (r) stance Orthodox (r)
  • full record
  • 28 wins 18
  • 9 by ko 10
  • 32% Ko% 56%
  • 2 Losses 0
  • 0 Stopped 0
  • 0 draws 0
  • 2008 Debut 2013
  • 243 Pro rds 106
  • current rankings @ Lightweight
  • The Ring
  • WBA
  • 12 WBC
  • 1 WBO 5
  • 4 IBF 3

Selby vs Kambosos Jnr Info

Lee Selby could face George Kambosos Jnr in Saturday 14th November 2020 at Motorpoint Arena in Wales.

The fight would be scheduled for 12 rounds in the Lightweight division, which means the weight limit would be 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).

The contest would be for the IBF lightweight championship of the world.

Selby vs Kambosos Jnr stats

Lee Selby would step 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 would 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 would have 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 currently 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 12 by the WBC, 1 by the WBO and 4 by the IBF in the 135lb division.

George Kambosos Jnr is currently ranked number 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.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, George Kambosos Jnr has been fighting more than Lee Selby.

Lee Selby last fought 10 months and 25 days ago, while George Kambosos Jnr's last outing was 9 months and 6 days ago.

Selby's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years 3 months and 11 days, 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 7 months and 9 days, 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.

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