Soro vs Kurbanov Info
Michel Soro could take on Magomed Kurbanov in Late 2020 in France.
The fight would be contested over 12 rounds in the Super Welterweight division, which means the weight limit would be 154 pounds (11 stone or 69.8 KG).
The contest would be for the WBA super welterweight championship of the world.
Soro vs Kurbanov stats
Michel Soro would step into the ring with a record of 35 wins, 2 loses and 1 draw, 24 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Magomed Kurbanov would make his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 18 wins, with 11 of those by knock out.
The stats suggest Soro would have a slight advantage in power over Kurbanov, with a 69% knock out percentage over Kurbanov's 61%.
Michel Soro is the older man by 7 years, at 32 years old.
Both Michel Soro & Magomed Kurbanov fight out of an orthodox stance.
Soro is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 20 more fights, and made his debut in 2008, 6 years and 8 months earlier than Kurbanov, who’s first professional fight was in 2015. He has fought 99 more professional rounds, 219 to Kurbanov's 120.
Michel Soro goes into the fight ranked number 8 by the RING in the 154lb division.
Magomed Kurbanov is currently ranked number 5 by the WBA, 11 by the WBC and 7 by the WBO in the 154lb division.
Soro vs Kurbanov form
Michel Soro has stopped all of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he beat Cedric Vitu on 15th November 2019 by technical knockout in the 5th round at Accor Hotel Arena, Paris, France.
Previous to that, he had beat Anderson Prestot on 20th July 2019 by technical knockout in the 5th round in their WBA World Super Welterweight championship fight at Palais des Sports, Bouches-du-Rhône.
Going into that contest, he had won against Greg Vendetti on 8th December 2018 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Palais des sports Marcel Cerdan, Hauts-de-Seine.
Before that, he had beat John Vera on 24th March 2018 by knockout in the 3rd round at Palais des Sports, Bouches-du-Rhône.
He had defeated Ivan Montero on 2nd December 2017 by knockout in the 3rd round at La Palestre, Alpes-Maritimes.
Kurbanov remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 1 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he won against Ismail Iliev on 7th March 2020 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at RCC Boxing Academy, Ekaterinburg, Russia.
Previous to that, he had won against Diego Gabriel Chaves on 2nd November 2019 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at RCC Boxing Academy, Ekaterinburg.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Juan Rodriguez on 13th October 2018 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Ekaterinburg Expo, Ekaterinburg.
Before that, he had beat Charles Manyuchi on 19th August 2018 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at DIVS, Ekaterinburg.
He had won against Akinori Watanabe on 15th December 2017 by technical knockout in the 8th round at DIVS, Ekaterinburg, Russia.
In terms of recent activity, Michel Soro has been fighting more than Magomed Kurbanov.
Michel Soro last fought 8 months and 27 days ago, while Magomed Kurbanov's last outing was 5 months and 4 days ago.
Soro's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year 11 months and 13 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 27 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 18 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3.6 rounds on average.
Kurbanov's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years 2 months and 21 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 22 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 50 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 10 rounds on average.