Huck vs Joyce Info
Marco Huck could face the challenge of Joe Joyce in Summer 2021 at Tui Arena in Niedersachsen.
The fight would take place over 12 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which means there would be no weight limit.
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 17 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 17 days.
Huck vs Joyce stats
Marco Huck would step into the ring with a record of 41 wins, 5 loses and 1 draw, 28 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 Joyce would have a large advantage in power over Huck, boosting at 92% knock out percentage over Huck's 68%.
Marco Huck is the older man by 1 year, at 36 years old.
Joyce has a height advantage of 4 inches over Huck. This also extends to a 3-inch reach advantage.
Both Marco Huck & Joe Joyce fight out of an orthodox stance.
Huck is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 35 more fights, and made his debut in 2004, 12 years and 11 months earlier than Joyce, who’s first professional fight was in 2017. He has fought 299 more professional rounds, 352 to Joyce's 53.
Joe Joyce is currently ranked number 5 by the WBC, 2 by the WBO and 12 by the IBF in the heavyweight division.
Huck vs Joyce form
Huck has beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he Nick Guivas on 17th May 2019 by in the 1st round at Foxwoods Resort, Connecticut, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Oleksandr Usyk on 9th September 2017 by technical knockout in the 10th round in their WBO World Cruiserweight championship fight at Max Schmeling Halle, Berlin, Germany.
Going into that contest, he had lost to Mairis Briedis on 1st April 2017 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Cruiserweight championship fight at Westfalenhalle, Dortmund.
Before that, he had won against Dmytro Kucher on 19th November 2016 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Tui Arena, Hannover.
He had beat Ola Afolabi on 27th February 2016 by technical knockout in the 10th round at Gerry Weber Stadium, Halle.
Joyce remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he defeated 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 defeated Michael Wallisch on 25th July 2020 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at BT Sport Studio, London.
Going into that contest, he had won against Bryant Jennings on 13th July 2019 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at The O2 Arena, London.
Before that, he had defeated Alexander Ustinov on 18th May 2019 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Lamex Stadium, Hertfordshire.
He had beat Bermane Stiverne on 23rd February 2019 by technical knockout in the 6th round at O2 Arena, London.
In terms of recent activity, Joe Joyce has been fighting more than Marco Huck.
Marco Huck last fought 1 year 7 months and 29 days ago, while Joe Joyce's last outing was 1 month and 18 days ago.
Huck's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years 2 months and 20 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 9 months and 20 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 45 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9 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.