Summer 2021
Potentially

in the United Kingdom

Potential contest
@ Heavyweight
24-2-0
32-2-0

The tape

31
Age
42
6' 6" / 198 cm
Height
6' 4" / 193 cm
81.9" / 208 cm
Reach
83.9" / 213 cm
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Southpaw (L)

Full record

UD 12KO 9UD 12TKO 7TKO 7
Form
KO 1KO 7UD 10KO 10KO 2
24
Wins
32
22
By KO
27
92
KO%
84
2
Losses
2
1
Stopped
2
0
Draws
0
2013
Debut
2010
124
Pro rounds
162

Current rankings @ Heavyweight

1
The Ring
6
-
WBA
6
-
WBC
4
-
WBO
7
-
IBF
10

Anthony Joshua vs Luis Ortiz preview

When is Joshua vs Ortiz?

Anthony Joshua could face Luis Ortiz in Summer 2021 in the United Kingdom.

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

Joshua vs Ortiz 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.

Luis Ortiz would make his way to the ring with a record of 32 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 27 of those wins by knock out.

The stats suggest Joshua would have a slight advantage in power over Ortiz, with a 92% knock out percentage over Ortiz's 84%.

Anthony Joshua is the younger man by 11 years, at 31 years old.

Joshua has a height advantage of 2 inches over Ortiz. Despite this, Ortiz has 2-inch reach advantage.

Anthony Joshua fights out of the orthodox stance, while Luis Ortiz is a southpaw.

Joshua is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 8 less fights, and made his debut in 2013, 3 year and 7 months later than Ortiz, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He has fought 38 less professional rounds, 124 to Ortiz's 162.

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

Luis Ortiz is currently ranked number 6 by the WBA, 4 by the WBC, 7 by the WBO, 10 by the IBF and 6 by the RING in the 201lb division.

Joshua vs Ortiz 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 beat 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 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.

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 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.

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

In his last fight, he defeated Alexander Flores on 7th November 2020 by knockout in the 1st round at Microsoft Theater, California, United States.

Previous to that, he had lost to Deontay Wilder on 23rd November 2019 by knockout in the 7th round in their WBC World Heavyweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.

Going into that contest, he had defeated Christian Hammer on 2nd March 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Barclays Center, New York.

Before that, he had won against Travis Kauffman on 1st December 2018 by knockout in the 10th round at Staples Center, LA.

Hehad defeated Razvan Cojanu on 28th July 2018 by knockout in the 2nd round at Staples Center, LA.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Anthony Joshua has been fighting more than Luis Ortiz.

Anthony Joshua last fought 2 days ago, while Luis Ortiz's last outing was 10 months and 20 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.

Ortiz's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 1 month and 30 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 19 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 30 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 6 rounds on average.

What are the odds on Joshua vs Ortiz?

Luis Ortiz is currently () to win the bout outright, while you can get () on Anthony Joshua if you fancy the incredible upset.

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