H.Fury vs Whyte Info
Dillian Whyte will face the challenge of Hughie Fury in Late 2020 at The O2 Arena in London.
The fight would be contested over 12 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which means there would be no weight limit.
Whyte would be defending WBC Interim World Heavyweight Championship for the first time. He won this belt against in January 1970. He has held this belt for 50 years and 6 months.
H.Fury vs Whyte stats
Dillian Whyte would step into the ring with a record of 27 wins and 1 loss, 18 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Hughie Fury would make his way to the ring with a record of 24 wins and 3 loses, with 14 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Whyte would have a slight advantage in power over Fury, with a 67% knock out percentage over Fury's 58%.
Dillian Whyte is the older man by 7 years, at 32 years old.
Fury has a height advantage of 2 inches over Whyte.
Both Dillian Whyte & Hughie Fury fight out of an orthodox stance.
Whyte is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 1 more fights, and made his debut in 2011, 1 year and 10 months earlier than Fury, who’s first professional fight was in 2013. He has fought 10 more professional rounds, 155 to Fury's 145.
H.Fury vs Whyte form
Whyte has won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 2 of them, going the distance 3 times.
In his last fight, he beat Mariusz Wach on 7th December 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Diriyah Arena, Diriyah, Saudi Arabia.
Previous to that, he had beat Oscar Rivas on 20th July 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBC Interim World Heavyweight championship fight at The O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Going into that contest, he had won against Dereck Chisora on 22nd December 2018 by knockout in the 11th round at The O2 Arena, London.
Before that, he had beat Joseph Parker on 28th July 2018 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at The O2 Arena, London.
He had defeated Lucas Browne on 24th March 2018 by knockout in the 6th round at The O2 Arena, London.
Hughie Fury has stopped all of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he won against Pavel Sour on 7th March 2020 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Manchester Arena, Lancashire, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Alexander Povetkin on 31st August 2019 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at O2 Arena, London.
Going into that contest, he had won against Samuel Peter on 12th July 2019 by technical knockout in the 7th round at King Abdullah Sports City, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
Before that, he had defeated Chris Norrad on 25th May 2019 by knockout in the 2nd round at Victoria Warehouse, Manchester, United Kingdom.
He had lost to Kubrat Pulev on 27th October 2018 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Heavyweight eliminator fight at Arena Armeec, Sofia, Bulgaria.
In terms of recent activity, Hughie Fury has been fighting more than Dillian Whyte.
Dillian Whyte last fought 11 months ago, while Hughie Fury's last outing was 8 months ago.
Whyte's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year and 8 months, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 4 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 51 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 10.2 rounds on average.
Fury's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year and 4 months, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 months and 4 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 36 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7.2 rounds on average.