Belts on The Line
Current rankings @ Heavyweight
When is Fury vs Whyte?
Tyson Fury could face the challenge of Dillian Whyte in Summer 2021 in the United Kingdom.
The fight would take place over 12 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which means there would be no weight limit.
Fury vs Whyte 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.
Dillian Whyte would make his way to the ring with a record of 28 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 19 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Fury would have a slight advantage in power over Whyte, with a 70% knock out percentage over Whyte's 68%.
Tyson Fury is the same age as Dillian Whyte, at 33 years old.
Fury has a height advantage of 5 inches over Whyte. This also extends to a 7-inch reach advantage.
Both Tyson Fury & Dillian Whyte fight out of an orthodox stance.
Fury is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 1 more fights, and made his debut in 2008, 2 years and 5 months earlier than Whyte, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He has fought 29 more professional rounds, 193 to Whyte's 164.
Dillian Whyte is currently ranked number 3 by the RING in the 201lb division.
Fury vs Whyte form
Fury remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 2 of his recent opponents.
In his last fight, he won against 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 won against 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 defeated Francesco Pianeta on 18th August 2018 by points in the 10th round at Windsor Park, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom.
Whyte has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight, he won against Alexander Povetkin on 27th March 2021 by knockout in the 4th round in their WBC Interim World Heavyweight championship fight at Europa Point Sports Complex, Gibraltar, Gibraltar.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Alexander Povetkin on 22nd August 2020 by technical knockout in the 5th round in their WBC World Heavyweight championship fight at Matchroom Fight Camp, Essex, United Kingdom.
Going into that contest, he had won against Mariusz Wach on 7th December 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Diriyah Arena, Diriyah, Saudi Arabia.
Before that, he had defeated Oscar Rivas on 20th July 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBC Interim World Heavyweight championship fight at The O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Hehad beat Dereck Chisora on 22nd December 2018 by knockout in the 11th round at The O2 Arena, London.
In terms of recent activity, Dillian Whyte has been fighting more than Tyson Fury.
Tyson Fury last fought 1 year, 7 months and 5 days ago, while Dillian Whyte's last outing was 6 months 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.
Whyte's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 9 months and 5 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 21 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 42 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8.4 rounds on average.
What are the odds on Fury vs Whyte?
Dillian Whyte is currently () to win the contest outright, while you can get () on Tyson Fury if you fancy the incredible upset.