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When is Fury vs Usyk?
Tyson Fury could potentially square off against Oleksandr Usyk in Spring 2021 in the United States.
The fight would be scheduled for 12 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which means there would be no weight limit.
Fury vs Usyk stats
Tyson Fury would step into the ring with an undefeated record of 30 wins, zero loses and 1 draw, 21 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Oleksandr Usyk would make his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 18 wins and 0 draws, with 13 of those by knock out.
The stats suggest Usyk would have a slight advantage in power over Fury, with a 72% knock out percentage over Fury's 70%.
Tyson Fury is the younger man by 1 year, at 33 years old.
Fury has a height advantage of 6 inches over Usyk. This also extends to a 7-inch reach advantage.
Tyson Fury fights out of the orthodox stance, while Oleksandr Usyk is a southpaw.
Fury is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 13 more fights, and made his debut in 2008, 4 years and 11 months earlier than Usyk, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He has fought 49 more professional rounds, 193 to Usyk's 144.
Oleksandr Usyk is currently ranked number 4 by the WBA, 1 by the WBO, 3 by the IBF and 10 by the RING in the 201lb division.
Fury vs Usyk form
Fury remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 2 of his recent opponents.
In his last fight, he defeated 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, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Otto Wallin on 14th September 2019 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, he had beat Tom Schwarz on 15th June 2019 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.
Before that, 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.
He had won against Francesco Pianeta on 18th August 2018 by points in the 10th round at Windsor Park, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom.
Usyk remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he beat Anthony Joshua on 25th September 2021 by unanimous decision in their WBA Super World Heavyweight, IBF World Heavyweight and WBO World Heavyweight championship fight at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had beat Dereck Chisora on 31st October 2020 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Wembley (SSE) Arena, London.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Chazz Witherspoon on 12th October 2019 by technical knockout in the 7th round at Wintrust Arena, Illinois, United States.
Before that, he had won against Tony Bellew on 10th November 2018 by knockout in the 8th round in their WBA Super World Cruiserweight, WBC World Cruiserweight, IBF World Cruiserweight and WBO World Cruiserweight championship fight at Manchester Arena, Manchester, United Kingdom.
Hehad defeated Murat Gassiev on 21st July 2018 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Cruiserweight, WBA Super World Cruiserweight, WBC World Cruiserweight and WBO World Cruiserweight championship fight at Olimpiyskiy, Moscow, Russia.
In terms of recent activity, Tyson Fury has been fighting more than Oleksandr Usyk.
Tyson Fury last fought 1 year, 7 months and 5 days ago, while Oleksandr Usyk's last outing was 2 days ago.
Fury's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 1 month and 9 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 15 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 43 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8.6 rounds on average.
Usyk's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 2 months and 6 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 20 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 51 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 10.2 rounds on average.
What are the odds on Fury vs Usyk?
Tyson Fury is currently 4/7 (-175) to win the fight outright, while you can get 11/8 (+138) on Oleksandr Usyk if you fancy the small upset.