Belts on The Line
Current rankings @ Heavyweight
When is Fury vs Parker?
Tyson Fury could face Joseph Parker in Summer 2022 in the United Kingdom.
The fight would be contested over 12 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which means there would be no weight limit.
Fury vs Parker stats
Tyson Fury would step into the ring with an undefeated record of 32 wins, zero loses and 1 draw, 23 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Joseph Parker would make his way to the ring with a record of 30 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 21 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Fury would have a slight advantage in power over Parker, with a 72% knock out percentage over Parker's 70%.
Tyson Fury is the older man by 4 years, at 34 years old.
Fury has a height advantage of 5 inches over Parker. This also extends to a 9-inch reach advantage.
Both Tyson Fury & Joseph Parker fight out of an orthodox stance.
Fury is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 1 more fights, and made his debut in 2008, 3 years and 6 months earlier than Parker, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He has fought 9 more professional rounds, 210 to Parker's 201.
Joseph Parker is currently ranked number 11 by the WBA, 3 by the WBC, 2 by the WBO, 6 by the IBF and 4 by the RING in the 201lb division.
Fury vs Parker form
Fury remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he beat Dillian Whyte on 23rd April 2022 by technical knockout in the 6th round in their WBC World Heavyweight and The Ring Heavyweight championship fight at Wembley Stadium, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had beat Deontay Wilder on 9th October 2021 by knockout in the 11th round in their WBC World Heavyweight and The Ring Heavyweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Nevada, United States.
Going into that contest, he had won against 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.
Before that, he had beat Otto Wallin on 14th September 2019 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.
He had defeated Tom Schwarz on 15th June 2019 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.
Parker has won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 2 of them, going the distance 3 times.
In his last fight, he won against Dereck Chisora on 18th December 2021 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Manchester Arena, Lancashire, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had won against Dereck Chisora on 1st May 2021 by split decision in their 12 round contest at Manchester Arena, Manchester.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Junior Fa on 27th February 2021 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Spark Arena, Auckland, New Zealand.
Before that, he had beat Shawndell Terell Winters on 29th February 2020 by technical knockout in the 5th round at The Ford Center at The Star, Texas, United States.
He had won against Alex Leapai on 29th June 2019 by technical knockout in the 10th round at Dunkin Donuts Center, Rhode Island.
In terms of recent activity, Joseph Parker has been fighting more than Tyson Fury.
Tyson Fury last fought 3 months and 24 days ago, while Joseph Parker's last outing was 7 months and 29 days ago.
Fury's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 2 months and 1 day, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 19 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 38 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7.6 rounds on average.
Parker's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 1 month and 18 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 16 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 51 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 10.2 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Fury vs Parker?
Joseph Parker is currently (+100) to win the bout outright, while you can get (+100) on Tyson Fury if you fancy the incredible upset.