Joshua vs Joyce

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  • Joshua vs Joyce
  • 24-1-0 12-0-0
  • Potential : Summer 2021
  • UK
  • WBA Super World Heavyweight Championship
  • WBO World Heavyweight Championship
  • IBF World Heavyweight Championship
  • 12 Round Contest @ Heavyweight
  • UD 12TKO 7TKO 7UD 12TKO 9 < form TKO 6TKO 3UD 12TKO 3KO 10 <
  • Tape
  • 31 age 35
  • 6' 6" / 198cm height 6' 6" / 198cm
  • 81.9" / 208cm reach 80.3" / 204cm
  • Orthodox (r) stance Orthodox (r)
  • full record
  • 24 wins 12
  • 22 by ko 11
  • 92% Ko% 92%
  • 1 Losses 0
  • 1 Stopped 0
  • 0 draws 0
  • 2013 Debut 2017
  • 112 Pro rds 53
  • current rankings @ Heavyweight
  • 1 The Ring
  • WBA
  • WBC 5
  • WBO 2
  • IBF 12

Joshua vs Joyce Info

Anthony Joshua could fight Joe Joyce in Summer 2021 in the United Kingdom.

The fight would take place over 12 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which means there would be no weight limit.

The contest would be for the unified heavyweight championship of the world, with the WBA, WBO & IBF belts on the line.

Joshua would be making his 2nd defence of the IBF World Heavyweight Championship. He won this belt against Andy Ruiz Jr in December 2019. He has held this belt for 1 year 1 month and 14 days.

He would be making his 2nd defence of the WBO World Heavyweight Championship. He won this belt against Andy Ruiz Jr in December 2019. He has held this title for 1 year 1 month and 14 days.

Also, on the line would be his 2nd defence of the WBA Super World Heavyweight Championship. He won this belt against Andy Ruiz Jr in December 2019. He has been recognised as this champion for 1 year 1 month and 14 days.

Joyce will be defending his CBC Commonwealth Heavyweight Championship for the first time. He won this belt against Daniel Dubois in November 2020. He has held this belt for 1 month and 23 days.

He will also be defending BBBOC British Heavyweight Championship for the first time. He won this belt against Daniel Dubois in November 2020. He has held this title for 1 month and 23 days.

Joshua vs Joyce stats

Anthony Joshua would step into the ring with a record of 24 wins and 1 loss, 22 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Joe Joyce would make his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 12 wins, with 11 of those by knock out.

The stats suggest that Joshua and Joyce have similar power, both with a 92% knock out percentage.

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

Joshua has 2-inch reach advantage.

Both Anthony Joshua & Joe Joyce fight out of an orthodox stance.

Joshua is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 13 more fights, and made his debut in 2013, 4 years earlier than Joyce, who’s first professional fight was in 2017. He has fought 59 more professional rounds, 112 to Joyce's 53.

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

Joe Joyce is currently ranked number 5 by the WBC, 2 by the WBO and 12 by the IBF in the heavyweight division.

Joshua vs Joyce form

Joshua has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance twice.

In his last fight, he won against Kubrat Pulev on 12th December 2020 by technical knockout in the 9th round in their WBA Super World Heavyweight, IBF World Heavyweight and WBO World Heavyweight championship fight at Wembley (SSE) Arena, London, United Kingdom.

Previous to that, he had won against 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.

Going into that contest, 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.

Before that, he had beat 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.

He had defeated Joseph Parker on 31st March 2018 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Heavyweight, WBA Super World Heavyweight and WBO World Heavyweight championship fight at Principality Stadium, Cardiff.

Joyce remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 4 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he won against Daniel Dubois on 28th November 2020 by knockout in the 10th round in their CBC Commonwealth Heavyweight championship fight at Church House, London, United Kingdom.

Previous to that, he had won against Michael Wallisch on 25th July 2020 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at BT Sport Studio, London.

Going into that contest, he had defeated Bryant Jennings on 13th July 2019 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at The O2 Arena, London.

Before that, he had beat Alexander Ustinov on 18th May 2019 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Lamex Stadium, Hertfordshire.

He had won against Bermane Stiverne on 23rd February 2019 by technical knockout in the 6th round at O2 Arena, London.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Joe Joyce has been fighting more than Anthony Joshua.

Anthony Joshua last fought 1 month and 9 days ago, while Joe Joyce's last outing was 1 month and 24 days ago.

Joshua's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years 8 months and 11 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 3 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 47 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9.4 rounds on average.

Joyce's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year 9 months and 5 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 10 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 34 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 6.8 rounds on average.

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