Stevenson vs Marriaga Info
Shakur Stevenson could take on Miguel Marriaga in Summer 2020 at Madison Square Garden in New York.
The fight would be contested over 12 rounds in the Featherweight division, which means the weight limit would be 126 pounds (9 stone or 57.1 KG).
The contest would be for the vacant WBO featherweight championship of the world.
Stevenson vs Marriaga stats
Shakur Stevenson would step into the ring with an undefeated record of 14 wins and zero loses, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Miguel Marriaga would make his way to the ring with a record of 29 wins and 3 loses, with 25 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Marriaga would have a large advantage in power over Stevenson, boosting at 86% knock out percentage over Stevenson's 57%.
Shakur Stevenson is the younger man by 10 years, at 23 years old.
Marriaga has a height advantage of 1 inch over Stevenson.
Both Shakur Stevenson & Miguel Marriaga fight out of an orthodox stance.
Stevenson is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 18 less fights, and made his debut in 2017, 7 year and 10 months later than Marriaga, who’s first professional fight was in 2009. He has fought 91 less professional rounds, 71 to Marriaga's 162.
Miguel Marriaga is currently ranked number 6 by the WBO and 9 by the RING in the 126lb division.
Stevenson vs Marriaga form
Stevenson remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he beat Felix Caraballo on 9th June 2020 by knockout in the 6th round at The Bubble, MGM Grand, Nevada, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Joet Gonzalez on 26th October 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Featherweight championship fight at Reno-Sparks Convention Center, Nevada.
Going into that contest, he had won against Alberto Guevara on 13th July 2019 by knockout in the 3rd round at Prudential Center, New Jersey.
Before that, he had beat Christopher Diaz on 20th April 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Madison Square Garden, New York.
He had defeated Jessie Cris Rosales on 18th January 2019 by technical knockout in the 4th round at Turning Stone Resort & Casino, New York.
Miguel Marriaga has stopped 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he won against Alfredo Mejia Vargas on 7th December 2019 by knockout in the 6th round at Auditorio GNP Seguros, Puebla, Mexico.
Previous to that, he had won against Ruben Cervera on 11th May 2019 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Convention Center, Arizona, United States.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Jose Estrella on 3rd November 2018 by knockout in the 4th round at Don Haskins Center, Texas.
Before that, he had beat Derlinson Buriel on 12th May 2018 by knockout in the 4th round at Plaza de la Aduana, Cartagena, Colombia.
He had been beaten by Vasyl Lomachenko on 5th August 2017 by knockout in the 7th round in their WBO World Junior Lightweight championship fight at Nokia Theater, Los Angeles, United States.
In terms of recent activity, Miguel Marriaga has been fighting more than Shakur Stevenson.
Shakur Stevenson last fought 2 months and 2 days ago, while Miguel Marriaga's last outing was 8 months and 4 days ago.
Stevenson's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year 4 months and 22 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 months and 7 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 35 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7 rounds on average.
Marriaga's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years 4 months and 2 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 1 day. In those fights, he fought a total of 24 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 4.8 rounds on average.