Tape rankings @ Cruiserweight
Who won Fury vs Taylor?
Tommy Fury beat Anthony Taylor by unanimous decision in their 4 round contest on Sunday 29th August 2021 at Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse in Ohio.
The scorecards were announced as 40-36, 40-36, 40-36 in favor of winner Tommy Fury.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 6 rounds in the Cruiserweight division, which meant the weight limit was 200 pounds (14.3 stone or 90.7 KG).
This fight appeared on the undercard of Jake Paul beating Tyron Woodley. Also, on the undercard Amanda Serrano beat Yamileth Mercado, Daniel Dubois defeated Joe Cusumano, Ivan Baranchyk was defeated by Montana Love and Charles Conwell beat Juan Carlos Rubio.
Fury vs Taylor stats
Tommy Fury stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 6 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Anthony Taylor made his way to the ring with a record of 0 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws.
The stats suggested Fury had a massive power advantage over Taylor, boosting at 67% knock out percentage over Taylor's 0%.
Tommy Fury was the older man by 22 years, at 22 years old.
Fury had a height advantage of 5 inches over Taylor. That also extended to a 9-inch reach advantage.
Both Tommy Fury & Anthony Taylor fought out of an orthodox stance.
Fury was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 5 more fights, and made his debut in 2018, 1 year and 6 months later than Taylor, whose first professional fight was in 2017. He had fought 10 more professional rounds, 18 to Taylor's 8.
Fury vs Taylor form
Fury remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had beat Jordan Grant on 5th June 2021 by points in the 4th round at Telford International Centre, Shropshire, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had beat Scott Williams on 27th February 2021 by knockout in the 2nd round at Copper Box Arena, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London.
Going into that contest, he had won against Genadij Krajevskij on 13th November 2020 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at BT Sport Studio, London.
Before that, he had beat Przemyslaw Binienda on 21st December 2019 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Copper Box Arena, London.
He had defeated Callum Ide on 23rd March 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Leicester Arena, Leicestershire.
Fury's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 8 months and 7 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 15 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.
What time did Fury vs Taylor start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 8:00 PM EST / 5:00 PM PST at Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse, Ohio, United States, which was around 1:00 AM BST in the UK.
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What were the odds on Fury vs Taylor?
Tommy Fury was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Anthony Taylor made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.