The O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom
Belts on The Line
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Who won Joshua vs Breazeale?
Anthony Joshua beat Dominic Breazeale by technical knockout in the 7th round on Saturday 25th June 2016 at The O2 Arena in London.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
This contest was for the IBF heavyweight championship of the world.
Joshua vs Breazeale stats
Anthony Joshua stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 16 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 16 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Dominic Breazeale made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 17 wins and 0 draws, with 15 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Joshua had advantage in power over Breazeale, with a 100% knock out percentage over Breazeale's 88%.
Anthony Joshua was the younger man by 4 years, at 33 years old.
Breazeale had a height advantage of 1 inch over Joshua. Despite this, he had 1-inch reach advantage.
Both Anthony Joshua & Dominic Breazeale fought out of an orthodox stance.
Joshua's experience as a professional fighter was relatively equal to Breazeale's, having had 1 less fights, and made his debut in 2013, 10 months later than Breazeale, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 37 more professional rounds, 136 to Breazeale's 99.
Joshua vs Breazeale form
Dominic Breazeale had stopped 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Deontay Wilder on 18th May 2019 by knockout in the 1st round in their WBC World Heavyweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Carlos Negron on 22nd December 2018 by knockout in the 9th round at Barclays Center, New York.
Going into that contest, he had won against Eric Molina on 4th November 2017 by technical knockout in the 8th round at Barclays Center, New York.
Before that, he had beat Izuagbe Ugonoh on 25th February 2017 by knockout in the 5th round at Legacy Arena, Birmingham.
He had been beaten by Anthony Joshua on 25th June 2016 by technical knockout in the 7th round in their IBF World Heavyweight championship fight at The O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Joshua's last 4 fights had come over a period of 7 years, 8 months and 1 day, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 11 months and 1 day. In those fights, he fought a total of 12 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.
Breazeale's last 5 fights had come over a period of 6 years, 7 months and 6 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 3 months and 27 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 30 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 6 rounds on average.
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