Copper Box Arena, London, United Kingdom
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Tyson Fury vs Joey Abell report
Who won Fury vs Abell?
Tyson Fury beat Joey Abell by technical knockout in the 4th round on Saturday 15th February 2014 at Copper Box Arena in London.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
Fury vs Abell stats
Tyson Fury stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 21 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 15 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Joey Abell made his way to the ring with a record of 29 wins, 7 loses and 0 draws, with 28 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Abell had a large advantage in power over Fury, boosting at 97% knock out percentage over Fury's 71%.
Tyson Fury was the younger man by 8 years, at 34 years old.
Fury had a height advantage of 5 inches over Abell. That also extended to a 9-inch reach advantage.
Tyson Fury fought out of the orthodox stance, while Joey Abell was a southpaw.
Fury was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 15 less fights, and made his debut in 2008, 3 year and 3 months later than Abell, whose first professional fight was in 2005. He had fought 107 more professional rounds, 220 to Abell's 113.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Joey Abell had been fighting more than Tyson Fury.
Going to this contest, Tyson Fury had last fought 10 years, 1 month and 22 days ago, while Joey Abell's last outing had been 11 years and 17 days ago.
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