Summer 2021
Potentially

Wembley Stadium, London, United Kingdom

Potential contest
@ Heavyweight
24-1-0
30-0-1

Belts on The Line

WBC World Heavyweight Championship
WBA Super World Heavyweight Championship
IBF World Heavyweight Championship
WBO World Heavyweight Championship

The tape

31
Age
32
6' 6" / 198 cm
Height
6' 9" / 206 cm
81.9"
Reach
85"
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Full record

UD 12TKO 7TKO 7UD 12TKO 10
Form
TKO 7UD 12TKO 2SD 12PTS 10
24
Wins
30
22
By KO
21
92
KO%
70
1
Losses
0
1
Stopped
0
0
Draws
1
2013
Debut
2008
112
Pro rounds
193

Current rankings @ Heavyweight

1
The Ring
-
-
WBA
-
-
WBC
-
-
WBO
-
-
IBF
-

Anthony Joshua vs Tyson Fury preview

When is Joshua vs Fury?

Anthony Joshua could potentially square off against Tyson Fury in Summer 2021 at Wembley Stadium in London.

The fight would be scheduled for 12 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which means there would be no weight limit.

Joshua vs Fury stats

Anthony Joshua would step into the ring with a record of 24 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 22 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Tyson Fury would make his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 30 wins and 1 draw, with 21 of those by knock out.

The stats suggest Joshua would have a large advantage in power over Fury, boosting at 92% knock out percentage over Fury's 70%.

Anthony Joshua is the younger man by 1 year, at 31 years old.

Fury has a height advantage of 3 inches over Joshua. This also extends to a 3-inch reach advantage.

Both Anthony Joshua & Tyson Fury fight out of an orthodox stance.

Joshua is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 6 less fights, and made his debut in 2013, 4 year and 9 months later than Fury, whose first professional fight was in 2008. He has fought 81 less professional rounds, 112 to Fury's 193.

Anthony Joshua goes into the fight ranked number 1 by the RING in the heavyweight division.

Joshua vs Fury form

Joshua has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance twice.

In his last fight, he defeated Andy Ruiz Jr on 7th December 2019 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Heavyweight, WBA Super World Heavyweight and WBO World Heavyweight championship fight at Diriyah Arena, Diriyah, Saudi Arabia.

Previous to that, he had been beaten by Andy Ruiz Jr on 1st June 2019 by technical knockout in the 7th round in their WBA Super World Heavyweight, IBF World Heavyweight and WBO World Heavyweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York, United States.

Going into that contest, he had defeated Alexander Povetkin on 22nd September 2018 by technical knockout in the 7th round in their IBF World Heavyweight, WBA Super World Heavyweight and WBO World Heavyweight championship fight at Wembley Stadium, London, United Kingdom.

Before that, he had beat Joseph Parker on 31st March 2018 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Heavyweight, WBA Super World Heavyweight and WBO World Heavyweight championship fight at Principality Stadium, Cardiff.

He had won against Carlos Takam on 28th October 2017 by technical knockout in the 10th round in their IBF World Heavyweight and WBA Super World Heavyweight championship fight at Principality Stadium, Wales.

Fury remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 2 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he beat Deontay Wilder on 22nd February 2020 by technical knockout in the 7th round in their WBC World Heavyweight and The Ring Heavyweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, he had beat Otto Wallin on 14th September 2019 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.

Going into that contest, he had defeated Tom Schwarz on 15th June 2019 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.

Before that, he had drawn with Deontay Wilder on 1st December 2018 by split draw in their 12 round contest in their WBC World Heavyweight championship fight at Staples Center, LA.

He had won against Francesco Pianeta on 18th August 2018 by points in the 10th round at Windsor Park, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Tyson Fury has been fighting more than Anthony Joshua.

Anthony Joshua last fought 1 year, 1 month and 17 days ago, while Tyson Fury's last outing was 11 months and 2 days ago.

Joshua's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 1 month and 9 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 11 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 48 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9.6 rounds on average.

Fury's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 6 months and 4 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 months and 18 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 43 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8.6 rounds on average.

What are the odds on Joshua vs Fury

Tyson Fury is currently 8/15 (-188) to win the fight outright, while you can get 6/4 (+150) on Anthony Joshua if you fancy the small upset.

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