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Belts on The Line
Current rankings @ Middleweight
When is Frederick vs Bonner?
Nathias Frederick is set to square off against Matthew Bonner, as the main event of Cage Warriors 123, on Thursday 24th June 2021 at York Hall in London.
The fight is scheduled for 5 rounds in the Middleweight division, which means the weight limit will be 185 pounds (13.2 stone or 83.9 KG).
This contest is for the Cage Warriors middleweight championship.
Frederick vs Bonner stats
Nathias Frederick steps into the ring with a record of 9 wins, 2 loses and 1 draw, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Matthew Bonner will make his way to the ring with a record of 9 wins, 6 loses and 1 draw, with 3 of those wins by knock out and 2 by submission.
The stats suggest Frederick has a massive power advantage over Bonner, boasting at 89% knock out percentage over Bonner's 33%.
Nathias Frederick is the older man by 8 years, at 38 years old.
Bonner has a height advantage of 1 inch over Frederick.
Frederick is arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 4 less fights, and made his debut in 2015, 2 years and 2 months earlier than Bonner, whose first professional fight was in 2017. He has fought 16 less professional rounds, 28 to Bonner's 44.
Frederick vs Bonner form
Matthew Bonner has beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he defeated Matt Inman at Cage Warriors 118 on 11th December 2020 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at York Hall, London, England.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Madars Fleminas at Cage Warriors 101 on 16th February 2019 by split decision in their 3 round contest at Exhibition Centre, Liverpool.
Going into that contest, he had lost to Mark O Madsen at Cage Warriors Academy Denmark 2 on 15th December 2018 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Arena Nord, Frederikshavn, Denmark.
Before that, he had drawn with Tim Barnett at Cage Warriors 96 on 1st September 2018 by majority draw in their 3 round contest at Echo Arena, Liverpool, England.
He had defeated Mick Stanton at Cage Warriors 90 on 24th February 2018 by submission in the 2nd round at Echo Arena, Liverpool.
Frederick's last 3 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 11 months and 25 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 29 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 12 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 4 rounds on average.
Bonner's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 3 months and 30 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months. In those fights, he fought a total of 14 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.8 rounds on average.