The O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom
Belts on The Line
Tape rankings @ Heavyweight
Who won Joshua vs Whyte?
Anthony Joshua beat Dillian Whyte by technical knockout in the 7th round on Saturday 12th December 2015 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.
Joshua vs Whyte stats
Back in December 2015, Anthony Joshua stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 14 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 14 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Dillian Whyte made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 16 wins and 0 draws, with 13 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Joshua had advantage in power over Whyte, with a 100% knock out percentage over Whyte's 81%.
Anthony Joshua was the younger man by 1 year, at 27 years old.
Joshua had a height advantage of 2 inches over Whyte. That also extended to a 4-inch reach advantage.
Both Anthony Joshua & Dillian Whyte fought out of an orthodox stance.
Joshua was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 2 less fights, and made his debut in 2013, 2 year and 4 months later than Whyte, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He had fought 27 less professional rounds, 155 to Whyte's 182.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Dillian Whyte had been fighting more than Anthony Joshua.
Going to this contest, Anthony Joshua had last fought 3 months ago, while Dillian Whyte's last outing had been 3 months ago.
Joshua's last 2 fights had come over a period of 6 months and 12 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 3 months and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 3 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.5 rounds on average.
Whyte's last 2 fights had come over a period of 4 months and 11 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 months and 7 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 4 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Joshua vs Whyte?
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