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Current rankings @ Welterweight
When is Ortiz Jr vs Stanionis?
Vergil Ortiz Jr could face the challenge of Eimantas Stanionis in Spring 2024 at AT&T Center in San Antonio.
The fight would be contested over 12 rounds in the Welterweight division, which means the weight limit would be 147 pounds (10.5 stone or 66.7 KG).
The contest would be for the WBA welterweight championship of the world.
Ortiz Jr vs Stanionis stats
Vergil Ortiz Jr would step into the ring with an undefeated record of 19 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 19 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Eimantas Stanionis would make his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 14 wins and 0 draws, with 9 of those by knock out.
The stats suggest Ortiz Jr would have a massive power advantage over Stanionis, boosting at 100% knock out percentage over Stanionis' 64%.
Vergil Ortiz Jr is the younger man by 4 years, at 25 years old.
Ortiz Jr has a height advantage of 2 inches over Stanionis. This also extends to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Both Vergil Ortiz Jr & Eimantas Stanionis fight out of an orthodox stance.
Ortiz Jr's experience as a professional fighter is currently relatively equal to Stanionis', having had 5 more fights, and made his debut in 2016, 8 months earlier than Stanionis, whose first professional fight was in 2017. He has fought 17 less professional rounds, 69 to Stanionis' 86.
Vergil Ortiz Jr goes into the fight ranked number 1 by the WBA and 3 by the RING at welterweight.
Eimantas Stanionis is currently ranked number 4 by the RING in the 147lb division.
Ortiz Jr vs Stanionis form
Ortiz Jr remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 5 of his recent opponents.
In his last fight, he beat Michael McKinson on 6th August 2022 by technical knockout in the 9th round in their WBA Super World Welterweight eliminator fight at Dickies Arena, Texas, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Egidijus Kavaliauskas on 14th August 2021 by technical knockout in the 8th round at The Star, Frisco.
Going into that contest, he had won against Maurice Hooker on 20th March 2021 by technical knockout in the 7th round at Dickies Arena, Texas.
Before that, he had beat Samuel Vargas on 24th July 2020 by knockout in the 7th round at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino, Indio.
He had defeated Brad Solomon on 13th December 2019 by knockout in the 5th round at Fantasy Springs Casino, California.
Stanionis remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he won against Radzhab Butaev on 16th April 2022 by split decision in their WBA World Welterweight and WBA Super World Welterweight eliminator fight at AT&T Stadium, Arlington, United States.
Previous to that, he won against Luis Collazo on 7th August 2021 by split decision in the 4th round at Armory, Minnesota.
Going into that contest, he had won against Thomas Dulorme on 10th April 2021 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Mohegan Sun Casino, Connecticut.
Before that, he had defeated Janer Gonzalez on 16th December 2020 by knockout in the 9th round at Shrine Exposition Center, California.
He had beat Justin DeLoach on 4th November 2020 by knockout in the 9th round at Microsoft Theater, California.
In terms of recent activity, Eimantas Stanionis has been fighting more than Vergil Ortiz Jr.
Vergil Ortiz Jr last fought 1 year, 7 months and 15 days ago, while Eimantas Stanionis' last outing was 1 year, 11 months and 5 days ago.
Ortiz Jr's last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 3 months and 8 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 10 months and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 36 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7.2 rounds on average.
Stanionis' last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 4 months and 17 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 3 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 46 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9.2 rounds on average.
What are the odds on Ortiz Jr vs Stanionis?
Sorry, we couldn’t find any odds for Ortiz Jr vs Stanionis yet. If a contest doesn’t have odds initially after it is announced, bookmakers usually release them closer to the day of the fight.
|Winner / Verdict||% of users|
|Vergil Ortiz Jr - KO||68.18%|
|Eimantas Stanionis - KO||18.18%|
|Vergil Ortiz Jr - Decision||13.64%|
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