City Academy Sports Centre, Bristol, United Kingdom
Tape rankings @ Heavyweight
Who won Fury vs Zarate?
Hughie Fury beat Emilio Ezequiel Zarate by knockout in the 2nd round on Saturday 14th November 2015 at City Academy Sports Centre in Bristol.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
Fury vs Zarate stats
Hughie Fury stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 16 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Emilio Ezequiel Zarate made his way to the ring with a record of 18 wins, 14 loses and 3 draws, with 9 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested that Fury and Zarate have similar power, both with a 50% knock out percentage.
Hughie Fury was the younger man by 13 years, at 27 years old.
Both Hughie Fury & Emilio Ezequiel Zarate fought out of an orthodox stance.
Fury was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 19 less fights, and made his debut in 2013, 4 year and 10 months later than Zarate, whose first professional fight was in 2008. He had fought 60 less professional rounds, 160 to Zarate's 220.
Fury vs Zarate 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 were the odds on Fury vs Zarate?
Hughie Fury was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Emilio Ezequiel Zarate made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.