Horn vs Tszyu Info
Jeff Horn is set to fight Tim Tszyu on Wednesday 26th August 2020 at Queensland Country Bank Stadium in Queensland.
The fight is scheduled for 12 rounds in the Super Welterweight division, which means the weight limit will be 154 pounds (11 stone or 69.8 KG).
Horn vs Tszyu stats
Jeff Horn steps into the ring with a record of 20 wins, 2 loses and 1 draw, 13 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Tim Tszyu will make his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 15 wins, with 11 of those by knock out.
The stats suggest Tszyu has a slight advantage in power over Horn, with a 73% knock out percentage over Horn's 65%.
Jeff Horn is the older man by 7 years, at 32 years old.
Tszyu has 4-inch reach advantage.
Both Jeff Horn & Tim Tszyu fight out of an orthodox stance.
Horn is the more experienced professional fighter, having had 8 more fights, and made his debut in 2013, 3 years and 9 months earlier than Tszyu, who’s first professional fight was in 2016. He has fought 80 more professional rounds, 146 to Tszyu's 66.
Jeff Horn goes into the fight ranked number 5 by the WBO in the 154lb division.
Tim Tszyu is currently ranked number 12 by the WBC, 9 by the WBO and 5 by the IBF in the 154lb division.
Horn vs Tszyu form
Horn has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he defeated Michael Zerafa on 18th December 2019 by majority decision in their 10 round contest at Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, Queensland, Australia.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Michael Zerafa on 31st August 2019 by technical knockout in the 9th round at Bendigo Stadium, Victoria.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Anthony Mundine on 30th November 2018 by knockout in the 1st round at Suncorp Stadium, Queensland.
Before that, he had lost to Terence Crawford on 9th June 2018 by technical knockout in the 9th round in their WBO World Welterweight and The Ring Junior Welterweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Las Vegas, United States.
He had beat Gary Corcoran on 13th December 2017 by technical knockout in the 11th round in their WBO World Welterweight championship fight at Convention & Exhibition Centre, Queensland, Australia.
Tszyu remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he won against Jack Brubaker on 6th December 2019 by technical knockout in the 4th round at ICC Exhibition Centre, New South Wales, Australia.
Previous to that, he had won against Dwight Ritchie on 14th August 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at ICC Exhibition Centre, New South Wales.
Going into that contest, he had beat Joel Camilleri on 15th May 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at The Star, Sydney, New South Wales.
Before that, he had defeated Denton Vassell on 8th February 2019 by knockout in the 2nd round at Hordern Pavilion, New South Wales.
He had won against Marcos Jesus Cornejo on 8th September 2018 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Bendigo Stadium, Victoria.
In terms of recent activity, Tim Tszyu has been fighting more than Jeff Horn.
Jeff Horn last fought 7 months and 26 days ago, while Tim Tszyu's last outing was 8 months and 7 days ago.
Horn's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years and 5 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 40 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8 rounds on average.
Tszyu's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year 2 months and 28 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 3 months and 23 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 27 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 5.4 rounds on average.
What time does Horn vs Tszyu start?
The fighters are expected to ringwalk at around 11:00 am UTC at Queensland Country Bank Stadium, Queensland, Australia, which is 7:00 am EST or 4:00 am PST on the West Coast of America, or 12:00 pm BST in the UK.
Who is showing Horn vs Tszyu?
The fight will be broadcast in the United States by ESPN+.
How do you stream Horn vs Tszyu?
You can stream Horn vs Tszyu via the ESPN+ app. This is a standalone service from regular ESPN, so you don’t need to be an existing TV subscriber. You can download the app for PC, Apple, Android, Fire TV, Roku, your Smart TV and many others. It also has a 7-day free trial.
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