Current rankings @ Super Welterweight
Patrick Teixeira vs Tim Tszyu preview
When is Teixeira vs Tszyu?
Patrick Teixeira could fight Tim Tszyu in Autumn/Fall 2023 in Australia.
The fight would be scheduled for 12 rounds in the Super Welterweight division, which means the weight limit would be 154 pounds (11 stone or 69.8 KG).
Teixeira vs Tszyu stats
Patrick Teixeira would step into the ring with a record of 31 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, 22 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Tim Tszyu would make his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 22 wins and 0 draws, with 16 of those by knock out.
The stats suggest Tszyu would have a slight advantage in power over Teixeira, with a 73% knock out percentage over Teixeira's 71%.
Patrick Teixeira is the older man by 4 years, at 32 years old.
Teixeira has a height advantage of 3 inches over Tszyu. This also extends to a 4-inch reach advantage.
Patrick Teixeira fights out of the southpaw stance, while Tim Tszyu is an orthodox fighter.
Teixeira is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 13 more fights, and made his debut in 2009, 7 years and 4 months earlier than Tszyu, whose first professional fight was in 2016. He has fought 47 more professional rounds, 163 to Tszyu's 116.
Tim Tszyu is currently ranked number 1 by the RING in the 154lb division.
Teixeira vs Tszyu form
Patrick Teixeira has beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he lost to Magomed Kurbanov on 9th July 2022 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at KRK “Uralets”, Ekaterinburg, Russia.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Paul Valenzuela Jr on 9th April 2022 by unanimous decision in the 2nd round at Alamodome, Texas, United States.
Going into that contest, he had lost to Brian Carlos Castano on 13th February 2021 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Junior Middleweight championship fight at Fantasy Springs Casino, California.
Before that, he had defeated Carlos Adames on 30th November 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBO Interim World Junior Middleweight championship fight at Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Nevada.
He had beat Nathaniel Gallimore on 1st September 2018 by unanimous decision in their 8 round contest at Fantasy Springs Casino, California.
Tszyu remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he won against Tony Harrison on 11th March 2023 by technical knockout in the 9th round in their WBO Interim World Junior Middleweight championship fight at Qudos Bank Arena, Sydney, Australia.
Previous to that, he had won against Terrell Gausha on 26th March 2022 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at The Armory, Minneapolis, United States.
Going into that contest, he had beat Takeshi Inoue on 17th November 2021 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Qudos Bank Arena, New South Wales, Australia.
Before that, he had defeated Dennis Hogan on 31st March 2021 by technical knockout in the 5th round at Newcastle Entertainment Centre, Newcastle, New South Wales.
He had won against Bowyn Morgan on 16th December 2020 by knockout in the 1st round at Bankwest Stadium, New South Wales.
In terms of recent activity, Tim Tszyu has been fighting more than Patrick Teixeira.
Patrick Teixeira last fought 8 months and 24 days ago, while Tim Tszyu's last outing was 22 days ago.
Teixeira's last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 7 months and 1 day, meaning he has been fighting on average every 11 months. In those fights, he fought a total of 44 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8.8 rounds on average.
Tszyu's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 3 months and 17 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 16 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 39 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7.8 rounds on average.
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