Belts on The Line
Current rankings @ Heavyweight
When is Fury vs Takam?
Tyson Fury could face Carlos Takam 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 Takam stats
Tyson Fury would step into the ring with an undefeated record of 31 wins, zero loses and 1 draw, 22 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Carlos Takam would make his way to the ring with a record of 39 wins, 6 loses and 1 draw, with 28 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Takam would have a slight advantage in power over Fury, with a 72% knock out percentage over Fury's 71%.
Tyson Fury is the younger man by 7 years, at 33 years old.
Fury has a height advantage of 7 inches over Takam. This also extends to a 5-inch reach advantage.
Both Tyson Fury & Carlos Takam fight out of an orthodox stance.
Fury is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 14 less fights, and made his debut in 2008, 2 year and 11 months later than Takam, whose first professional fight was in 2005. He has fought 41 less professional rounds, 204 to Takam's 245.
Fury vs Takam form
Fury remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 3 of his recent opponents.
In his last fight, he beat Deontay Wilder on 9th October 2021 by knockout in the 11th round in their WBC World Heavyweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Nevada, United States.
Previous to that, he had 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.
Going into that 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.
Before that, he had beat Tom Schwarz on 15th June 2019 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.
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.
Carlos Takam has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he lost to Joe Joyce on 24th July 2021 by technical knockout in the 6th round at SSE Arena, Wembley, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had defeated Jerry Forrest on 9th July 2020 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at MGM Grand, Las Vegas, United States.
Going into that contest, he had won against Fabio Maldonado on 28th February 2020 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Paramount Theatre, New York.
Before that, he had defeated Craig Lewis on 14th September 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Resort World Catskills Casino, New York.
Hehad been beaten by Dereck Chisora on 28th July 2018 by technical knockout in the 8th round at The O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.
In terms of recent activity, Tyson Fury has been fighting more than Carlos Takam.
Tyson Fury last fought 15 days ago, while Carlos Takam's last outing was 3 months ago.
Fury's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 10 months and 23 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 30 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 44 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8.8 rounds on average.
Takam's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 2 months and 26 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 24 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 44 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8.8 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Fury vs Takam?
Carlos Takam is currently (+100) to win the bout outright, while you can get (+100) on Tyson Fury if you fancy the incredible upset.