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Who won Fury vs Schwarz?
Tyson Fury beat Tom Schwarz by technical knockout in the 2nd round on Saturday 15th June 2019 at MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
The undercard featured the clash of Hart vs Barrera.
Fury vs Schwarz stats
Tyson Fury stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 27 wins, zero loses and 1 draw, 19 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Tom Schwarz made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 24 wins and 0 draws, with 16 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Fury had a slight advantage in power over Schwarz, with a 70% knock out percentage over Schwarz's 67%.
Tyson Fury was the older man by 6 years, at 33 years old.
Fury had a height advantage of 3 inches over Schwarz.
Both Tyson Fury & Tom Schwarz fought out of an orthodox stance.
Fury was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 4 more fights, and made his debut in 2008, 4 years and 6 months earlier than Schwarz, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 95 more professional rounds, 193 to Schwarz's 98.
Tyson Fury went into the fight ranked number 2 by the WBC and 3 by the WBO at heavyweight.
Tom Schwarz was ranked number 2 by the WBO and 9 by the IBF in the 201lb division.
Fury vs Schwarz form
Fury remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 2 of his recent opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had won against Otto Wallin on 14th September 2019 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Tom Schwarz on 15th June 2019 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, 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.
Before that, he had beat Francesco Pianeta on 18th August 2018 by points in the 10th round at Windsor Park, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom.
He had defeated Sefer Seferi on 9th June 2018 by technical knockout in the 4th round at Manchester Arena, Manchester.
Schwarz had won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 4 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight before this contest, he had won against Kristijan Krstacic on 2nd March 2019 by knockout in the 2nd round at Maritim Hotel, Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany.
Previous to that, he had won against Christian Lewandowski on 17th November 2018 by technical knockout in the 6th round at Anhalt Arena, Sachsen-Anhalt.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Julian Fernandez on 15th September 2018 by knockout in the 2nd round at Stadthalle, Sachsen-Anhalt.
Before that, he had beat Senad Gashi on 21st April 2018 by knockout in the 6th round at Estrel Convention Center, Berlin.
Hehad won against Samir Nebo on 3rd February 2018 by technical knockout in the 4th round at Erdgas Arena, Sachsen-Anhalt.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Tyson Fury had been fighting more than Tom Schwarz.
Going to this contest, Tyson Fury had last fought 2 years and 13 days ago, while Tom Schwarz's last outing had been 2 years, 6 months and 25 days ago.
Fury's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 3 months and 18 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 29 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 40 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8 rounds on average.
Schwarz's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 7 months and 24 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 8 months and 23 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 20 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 4 rounds on average.
What time did Fury vs Schwarz start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 11:00 PM EST / 8:00 PM PST at MGM Grand, Las Vegas, United States, which was around 4:00 AM BST in the UK.
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What were the odds on Fury vs Schwarz?
Tyson Fury was a 1/20 (-1999) favourite going into the contest, while Tom Schwarz made his way into the ring at 9/1 (+900) with oddsmakers.