Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. vs Anderson Silva Stats: Age, Height, Weight, Reach, Record, Net Worth, and More

Published 06/16/2021, 9:32 AM EDT


This weekend Anderson Silva and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. will enter a professional boxing showdown against each other. The fight between this duo was in contention for a long time and at last, it is on the brink of taking place.

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This matchup has sent shock waves in the fight world. And it has already accrued immense attention. This contest is unusual in its own way because it’s a crossover fight wherein an MMA veteran will lock horns with a boxing veteran.

That said, this contest has all the ingredients to stand tall on fan’s expectations. And ahead of that, we take a look at some of the most intriguing stats about this pair.

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Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. vs Anderson – Everything you need to know

Height, weight, reach, and age

As per BoxRec, Chavez Jr. stands 6’0” tall. Hence, Anderson Silva holds a 2-inch advantage in the same with a 6’2” height.

Moving further, both ‘JC Jr.’ and ‘Spider’ have transitioned across numerous weight classes in their extensive careers. Also, they’ve faced no problem in making weight for their fights. In his last contest, the Mexican boxer comfortably made the contractual weight. Whereas, Silva, in his last UFC appearance, made 184 pounds.

Talking about their reach, the former UFC champ holds an edge here as well. He has an astonishing 77″ reach, four inches more than Chavez Jr.’s 73″ reach. Meanwhile, the 35-year-old Mexican is a decade younger than ‘The Spider’.

Net Worth and record

Silva’s net worth stands at a cracking $8 million. On the other hand, ‘JC Jr’s net worth is $4 million. Both the combat stars have unquestionably earned a fortune as they’ve hung around their respective games for a while.

Speaking on their professional records, Chavez Jr. holds a mammoth 52 wins, with 5 losses and 1 draw. Whereas, Silva in his MMA run, held 34 wins and 11 losses, and 1 no contest. Furthermore, ‘The Spider’ is 1-1 as a boxer.

Social media followers

Anderson Silva Instagram followers – 3.7 million.

Anderson Silva Twitter followers – 7.5 million.

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Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. Instagram followers – 688k.

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. Twitter followers – 263.1k.

Silva or Chavez Jr.? Who will you be rooting for on Saturday night?

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan is a Boxing Author at EssentiallySports. He is a graduate from the International Institute of Sports Management who combines his love for sports, particularly combat sports, and his flair for writing and analysis to help him in his day-to-day work. He has prior professional experience with sporting organizations such as Star Sports, Khelo India, and NBA.

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