Fury vs Pianeta Info
Tyson Fury beat Francesco Pianeta by points in the 10th round on Saturday 18th August 2018 at Windsor Park in Northern Ireland.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Tyson Fury.
The fight took place over rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
Fury vs Pianeta stats
Tyson Fury stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 26 wins, zero loses and draws, 19 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Francesco Pianeta made his way to the ring with a record of 35 wins, 4 loses and 1 draw, with 21 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Fury had advantage in power over Pianeta, with a 73% knock out percentage over Pianeta's 60%.
Tyson Fury was the younger man by 4 years, at 32 years old.
Fury had a height advantage of 4 inches over Pianeta.
Tyson Fury fought out of the orthodox stance, while Francesco Pianeta was a southpaw.
Fury was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 14 less fights, and made his debut in 2008, 3 year and 5 months later than Pianeta, who’s first professional fight was in 2005. He had fought 32 less professional rounds, 193 to Pianeta's 225.
Tyson Fury went into the fight ranked number 5 by the WBC in the heavyweight division.
Fury vs Pianeta form
Fury remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had beat Francesco Pianeta on 18th August 2018 by points in the 10th round at Windsor Park, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had beat Sefer Seferi on 9th June 2018 by technical knockout in the 4th round at Manchester Arena, Manchester.
Going into that contest, he had won against Wladimir Klitschko on 28th November 2015 by unanimous decision in their WBA Super World Heavyweight, IBF World Heavyweight, WBO World Heavyweight and The Ring Heavyweight championship fight at ESPRIT arena, Düsseldorf, Germany.
Before that, he had beat Christian Hammer on 28th February 2015 by technical knockout in the 8th round at The O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.
He had defeated Dereck Chisora on 29th November 2014 by technical knockout in the 10th round in their BBBOC British Heavyweight championship fight at ExCel Arena, London.
Pianeta had lost to all of his last 2 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Ruslan Chagaev on 11th July 2015 by knockout in the 1st round in their WBA World Heavyweight championship fight at GETEC Arena, Magdeburg, Germany.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Wladimir Klitschko on 4th May 2013 by technical knockout in the 6th round in their WBA Super World Heavyweight, The Ring Heavyweight and WBO World Heavyweight championship fight at SAP-Arena, Baden-Württemberg.
Fury's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years 8 months and 20 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 11 months and 5 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 44 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.8 rounds on average.
Pianeta's last 2 fights had come over a period of 2 years 2 months and 7 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 18 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 7 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3.5 rounds on average.
What time did Fury vs Pianeta start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 8:00 pm BST at Windsor Park, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom, which was 3:00 pm EST or 12:00 pm PST on the West Coast of America.
Who broadcast Fury vs Pianeta?
Fury vs Pianeta was broadcast on BT Sport 1 in the UK, while the fight was broadcast in the United States by ShowTime.