Manchester Arena, Lancashire, United Kingdom
Tape rankings @ Heavyweight
Who won Fury vs Sour?
Hughie Fury beat Pavel Sour by technical knockout in the 3rd round on Saturday 7th March 2020 at Manchester Arena in Lancashire.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
This fight appeared on the undercard of Scott Quigg losing to Jono Carroll. Also, on the undercard Anthony Fowler defeated Jack Flatley and Zach Parker was victorious over Rohan Murdock for the WBO World Super Middleweight title.
Fury vs Sour stats
Hughie Fury stepped into the ring with a record of 23 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 13 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Pavel Sour made his way to the ring with a record of 11 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 6 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Fury had a slight advantage in power over Sour, with a 57% knock out percentage over Sour's 55%.
Hughie Fury was the younger man by 12 years, at 27 years old.
Both Hughie Fury & Pavel Sour fought out of an orthodox stance.
Fury was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 13 more fights, and made his debut in 2013, 3 years and 8 months earlier than Sour, whose first professional fight was in 2016. He had fought 104 more professional rounds, 160 to Sour's 56.
Fury vs Sour form
Hughie Fury had stopped 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Alexander Povetkin on 31st August 2019 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had defeated Samuel Peter on 12th July 2019 by technical knockout in the 7th round at King Abdullah Sports City, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
Going into that contest, he had beat Chris Norrad on 25th May 2019 by knockout in the 2nd round at Victoria Warehouse, Manchester, United Kingdom.
Before that, he had been beaten by Kubrat Pulev on 27th October 2018 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Heavyweight eliminator fight at Arena Armeec, Sofia, Bulgaria.
He had won against Sam Sexton on 12th May 2018 by technical knockout in the 5th round in their BBBOC British Heavyweight championship fight at Bolton Whites Hotel, Lancashire, United Kingdom.
Fury's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 2 months and 29 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 10 months and 6 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 38 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7.6 rounds on average.
What time did Fury vs Sour start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 6:00 PM GMT at Manchester Arena, Lancashire, United Kingdom, which was 1:00 PM EST or 10:00 AM PST on the West Coast of America.
What were the odds on Fury vs Sour?
Hughie Fury was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Pavel Sour made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.