Summer 2021
Potentially

in the United States

Potential contest
@ Welterweight
27-0-0
26-4-0

Belts on The Line

IBF World Welterweight
WBC World Welterweight
WBA Super World Welterweight

The tape

31
Age
35
5' 10" / 177 cm
Height
5' 9" / 175 cm
72" / 183 cm
Reach
68.9" / 175 cm
Southpaw (L)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Full record

UD 12SD 12UD 12KO 1TKO 7
Form
SD 12TKO 7UD 12SD 12UD 12
27
Wins
26
21
By KO
12
78
KO%
46
0
Losses
4
0
Stopped
0
0
Draws
0
2012
Debut
2010
132
Pro rounds
196

Current rankings @ Welterweight

1
The Ring
6
-
WBA
-
-
WBC
-
-
WBO
-
-
IBF
-

Errol Spence Jr vs Yordenis Ugas preview

When is Spence Jr vs Ugas?

Errol Spence Jr could fight Yordenis Ugas in Summer 2021 in the United States.

The fight would be scheduled for 12 rounds in the Welterweight division, which means the weight limit would be 147 pounds (10.5 stone or 66.7 KG).

Spence Jr vs Ugas stats

Errol Spence Jr would step into the ring with an undefeated record of 27 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 21 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Yordenis Ugas would make his way to the ring with a record of 26 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, with 12 of those wins by knock out.

The stats suggest Spence Jr would have a massive power advantage over Ugas, boosting at 78% knock out percentage over Ugas' 46%.

Errol Spence Jr is the younger man by 4 years, at 31 years old.

Spence Jr has a height advantage of 1 inch over Ugas. This also extends to a 3-inch reach advantage.

Errol Spence Jr fights out of the southpaw stance, while Yordenis Ugas is an orthodox fighter.

Spence Jr is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 3 less fights, and made his debut in 2012, 2 year and 4 months later than Ugas, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He has fought 64 less professional rounds, 132 to Ugas' 196.

Errol Spence Jr goes into the fight ranked number 1 by the RING at welterweight.

Yordenis Ugas is currently ranked number 6 by the RING in the 147lb division.

Spence Jr vs Ugas form

Spence Jr remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 2 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he defeated Danny Garcia on 5th December 2020 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Welterweight and IBF World Welterweight championship fight at AT&T Stadium, Arlington, United States.

Previous to that, he had defeated Shawn Porter on 28th September 2019 by split decision in their IBF World Welterweight and WBC World Welterweight championship fight at Staples Center, LA.

Going into that contest, he had beat Mikey Garcia on 16th March 2019 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Welterweight championship fight at AT&T Stadium, Arlington.

Before that, he had won against Carlos Ocampo on 16th June 2018 by knockout in the 1st round in their IBF World Welterweight championship fight at The Ford Center at The Star, Dallas, Texas.

He had beat Lamont Peterson on 20th January 2018 by technical knockout in the 7th round in their IBF World Welterweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York.

Ugas has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 3 times.

In his last fight, he defeated Abel Ramos on 6th September 2020 by split decision in their WBA World Welterweight championship fight at Microsoft Theater, California, United States.

Previous to that, he had defeated Mike Dallas Jr on 1st February 2020 by technical knockout in the 7th round at Beau Rivage Resort & Casino, Mississippi.

Going into that contest, he had won against Omar Figueroa Jr on 20th July 2019 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.

Before that, he had been beaten by Shawn Porter on 9th March 2019 by split decision in their WBC World Welterweight championship fight at Dignity Health Sports Park, California.

Hehad defeated Cesar Miguel Barrionuevo on 8th September 2018 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Barclays Center, New York.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Yordenis Ugas has been fighting more than Errol Spence Jr.

Errol Spence Jr last fought 8 months ago, while Yordenis Ugas' last outing was 10 months and 30 days ago.

Spence Jr's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 6 months and 16 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 15 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 44 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8.8 rounds on average.

Ugas' last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 10 months and 28 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months. In those fights, he fought a total of 55 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 11 rounds on average.

What were the odds on Spence Jr vs Ugas?

Yordenis Ugas is currently (+100) to win the fight outright, while you can get (+100) on Errol Spence Jr if you fancy the incredible upset.

Errol Spence Jr vs Yordenis Ugas news

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