Katie Taylor vs Jessica McCaskill preview
When is Taylor vs McCaskill?
Katie Taylor could fight Jessica McCaskill in Autumn/Fall 2023 in the United States.
The fight would be scheduled for 12 rounds in the Lightweight division, which means the weight limit would be 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
Taylor vs McCaskill stats
Katie Taylor would step into the ring with a record of 22 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Jessica McCaskill would make her way to the ring with a record of 12 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 5 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest McCaskill would have advantage in power over Taylor, with a 42% knock out percentage over Taylor's 27%.
Katie Taylor is the younger woman by 2 years, at 36 years old.
McCaskill has a height advantage of 1 inch over Taylor. This also extends to a 3-inch reach advantage.
Both Katie Taylor & Jessica McCaskill fight out of an orthodox stance.
Taylor is currently arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 8 more fights, and made her debut in 2016, 1 year and 3 months later than McCaskill, whose first professional fight was in 2015. She has fought 93 more professional rounds, 194 to McCaskill's 101.
Taylor vs McCaskill form
Katie Taylor has beaten 4 of her last 5 opponents.
In her last fight, she lost to Chantelle Cameron on 20th May 2023 by majority decision in their 10 round contest at 3Arena, Dublin, Ireland.
Previous to that, she had defeated Karen Elizabeth Carabajal on 29th October 2022 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Wembley Arena, Wembley, United Kingdom.
Going into that contest, she had beat Amanda Serrano on 30th April 2022 by split decision in their 10 round contest at Madison Square Garden, New York, United States.
Before that, she had won against Firuza Sharipova on 11th December 2021 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Echo Arena, Merseyside, United Kingdom.
She had beat Jennifer Han on 4th September 2021 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Emerald Headingley Stadium, Leeds.
McCaskill has beaten 4 of her last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance twice.
In her last fight, she lost to Chantelle Cameron on 5th November 2022 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Etihad Arena, Abu Dhabu, United Arab Emirates.
Previous to that, she had defeated Alma Ibarra on 25th June 2022 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Tech Port Arena, Texas, United States.
Going into that contest, she had won against Kandi Wyatt on 4th December 2021 by technical knockout in the 7th round at MGM Grand, Grand Garden Arena, Nevada.
Before that, she had defeated Cecilia Braekhus on 13th March 2021 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at American Airlines Center, Texas.
She had beat Cecilia Braekhus on 15th August 2020 by majority decision in their 10 round contest at Tulsa, Oklahoma.
In terms of recent activity, Katie Taylor has been fighting more than Jessica McCaskill.
Katie Taylor last fought 8 days ago, while Jessica McCaskill's last outing was 6 months and 23 days ago.
Taylor's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 8 months and 24 days, meaning she has been fighting on average every 4 months and 6 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 50 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 10 rounds on average.
McCaskill's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 9 months and 13 days, meaning she has been fighting on average every 6 months and 22 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 40 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8 rounds on average.
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