Summer 2022
Potentially

The O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom

Potential contest
@ Super Middleweight
28-1-0
31-2-0

The tape

31
Age
32
6' 3" / 191 cm
Height
5' 11" / 180 cm
N/A
Reach
72.4" / 184 cm
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Full record

KO 2UD 12UD 12TKO 3KO 7
Form
TKO 5UD 10TKO 2UD 12TKO 3
28
Wins
31
20
By KO
23
71
KO%
74
1
Losses
2
0
Stopped
0
0
Draws
0
2012
Debut
2011
148
Pro rounds
201

Current rankings @ Super Middleweight

-
The Ring
-
8
WBA
-
-
WBC
-
-
WBO
-
-
IBF
-

Callum Smith vs Chris Eubank Jr preview

When is Smith vs Eubank Jr?

Callum Smith could take on Chris Eubank Jr in Summer 2022 at The O2 Arena in London.

The fight would be contested over 12 rounds in the Super Middleweight division, which means the weight limit would be 168 pounds (12 stone or 76.2 KG).

This will be the final of the World Boxing Super Series.

Smith vs Eubank Jr stats

Callum Smith would step into the ring with a record of 28 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 20 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Chris Eubank Jr would make his way to the ring with a record of 31 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 23 of those wins by knock out.

The stats suggest Eubank Jr would have a slight advantage in power over Smith, with a 74% knock out percentage over Smith's 71%.

Callum Smith is the younger man by 1 year, at 31 years old.

Smith has a height advantage of 4 inches over Eubank Jr.

Both Callum Smith & Chris Eubank Jr fight out of an orthodox stance.

Smith is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 4 less fights, and made his debut in 2012, 1 year later than Eubank Jr, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He has fought 53 less professional rounds, 148 to Eubank Jr's 201.

Callum Smith goes into the fight ranked number 8 by the WBA at super middleweight.

Smith vs Eubank Jr form

Smith has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.

In his last fight, he beat Lenin Castillo on 25th September 2021 by knockout in the 2nd round at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, London, United Kingdom.

Previous to that, he had been beaten by Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez on 19th December 2020 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Super Middleweight and WBA Super World Super Middleweight championship fight at Alamodome, Texas, United States.

Going into that contest, he had beat John Ryder on 23rd November 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBA Super World Super Middleweight championship fight at Echo Arena, Liverpool, United Kingdom.

Before that, he had won against Hassan N’Dam on 1st June 2019 by technical knockout in the 3rd round in their WBA Super World Super Middleweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York, United States.

He had beat George Groves on 28th September 2018 by knockout in the 7th round in their WBA Super World Super Middleweight and The Ring Super Middleweight championship fight at King Abdullah Sports City, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

Eubank Jr has won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 3 of them, going the distance twice.

In his last fight, he defeated Wanik Awdijan on 16th October 2021 by technical knockout in the 5th round at Newcastle Arena, Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom.

Previous to that, he had defeated Marcus Morrison on 1st May 2021 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Manchester Arena, Manchester.

Going into that contest, he had won against 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.

Before 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.

Hehad beat JJ McDonagh on 28th September 2018 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at King Abdullah Sports City, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Chris Eubank Jr has been fighting more than Callum Smith.

Callum Smith last fought 29 days ago, while Chris Eubank Jr's last outing was 8 days ago.

Smith's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years and 26 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 12 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 36 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7.2 rounds on average.

Eubank Jr's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years and 26 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 12 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 32 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 6.4 rounds on average.

What were the odds on Smith vs Eubank Jr?

Chris Eubank Jr is currently (+100) to win the clash outright, while you can get (+100) on Callum Smith if you fancy the incredible upset.

Callum Smith vs Chris Eubank Jr news

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