Summer 2021
Potentially

The O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom

Potential contest
@ Heavyweight
24-2-0
25-3-0

The tape

31
Age
27
6' 6" / 198 cm
Height
6' 6" / 198 cm
81.9" / 208 cm
Reach
N/A
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Full record

UD 12KO 9UD 12TKO 7TKO 7
Form
UD 10TKO 3UD 12TKO 7KO 2
24
Wins
25
22
By KO
14
92
KO%
56
2
Losses
3
1
Stopped
0
0
Draws
0
2013
Debut
2013
124
Pro rounds
155

Current rankings @ Heavyweight

1
The Ring
-
-
WBA
5
-
WBC
-
-
WBO
-
-
IBF
14

Anthony Joshua vs Hughie Fury preview

When is Joshua vs H.Fury?

Anthony Joshua could potentially square off against Hughie Fury in Summer 2021 at The O2 Arena in London.

The fight would be scheduled for 12 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which means there would be no weight limit.

Joshua vs H.Fury stats

Anthony Joshua would step into the ring with a record of 24 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 22 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Hughie Fury would make his way to the ring with a record of 25 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 14 of those wins by knock out.

The stats suggest Joshua would have a massive power advantage over Fury, boosting at 92% knock out percentage over Fury's 56%.

Anthony Joshua is the older man by 4 years, at 31 years old.

Both Anthony Joshua & Hughie Fury fight out of an orthodox stance.

Joshua is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 2 less fights, and made his debut in 2013, 6 months later than Fury, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He has fought 31 less professional rounds, 124 to Fury's 155.

Anthony Joshua goes into the fight ranked number 1 by the RING at heavyweight.

Hughie Fury is currently ranked number 5 by the WBA and 14 by the IBF in the 201lb division.

Joshua vs H.Fury form

Joshua has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.

In his last fight, he lost to Oleksandr Usyk on 25th September 2021 by unanimous decision in their WBA Super World Heavyweight, IBF World Heavyweight and WBO World Heavyweight championship fight at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, London, United Kingdom.

Previous to that, he had defeated Kubrat Pulev on 12th December 2020 by knockout in the 9th round in their WBA Super World Heavyweight, WBO World Heavyweight and IBF World Heavyweight championship fight at Wembley Arena, London.

Going into that contest, he had beat Andy Ruiz Jr on 7th December 2019 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Heavyweight, WBA Super World Heavyweight and WBO World Heavyweight championship fight at Diriyah Arena, Diriyah, Saudi Arabia.

Before that, he had been beaten by Andy Ruiz Jr on 1st June 2019 by technical knockout in the 7th round in their WBA Super World Heavyweight, IBF World Heavyweight and WBO World Heavyweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York, United States.

He had won against Alexander Povetkin on 22nd September 2018 by technical knockout in the 7th round in their IBF World Heavyweight, WBA Super World Heavyweight and WBO World Heavyweight championship fight at Wembley Stadium, London, United Kingdom.

Fury has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.

In his last fight, he beat Mariusz Wach on 12th December 2020 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Wembley (SSE) Arena, London, United Kingdom.

Previous to that, he had beat Pavel Sour on 7th March 2020 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Manchester Arena, Lancashire.

Going into that contest, he had lost to Alexander Povetkin on 31st August 2019 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at O2 Arena, London.

Before 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.

Hehad won against Chris Norrad on 25th May 2019 by knockout in the 2nd round at Victoria Warehouse, Manchester, United Kingdom.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Hughie Fury has been fighting more than Anthony Joshua.

Anthony Joshua last fought 2 days ago, while Hughie Fury's last outing was 9 months and 15 days ago.

Joshua's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years and 5 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 47 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9.4 rounds on average.

Fury's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 4 months and 2 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 20 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 34 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 6.8 rounds on average.

What were the odds on Joshua vs H.Fury?

Hughie Fury is currently () to win the fight outright, while you can get () on Anthony Joshua if you fancy the incredible upset.

Anthony Joshua vs Hughie Fury news

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