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Joe Joyce vs Frank Sanchez preview
When is Joyce vs Sanchez?
Joe Joyce could square off against Frank Sanchez in Autumn/Fall 2023 in the United States.
The fight would take place over 12 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which means there would be no weight limit.
Joyce vs Sanchez stats
Joe Joyce would step into the ring with a record of 15 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 14 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Frank Sanchez would make his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 22 wins and 0 draws, with 15 of those by knock out.
The stats suggest Joyce would have a large advantage in power over Sanchez, boosting at 93% knock out percentage over Sanchez's 68%.
Joe Joyce is the older man by 7 years, at 37 years old.
Joyce has a height advantage of 2 inches over Sanchez. This also extends to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Both Joe Joyce & Frank Sanchez fight out of an orthodox stance.
Joyce is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 6 less fights, and made his debut in 2017, 28 days later than Sanchez, whose first professional fight was in 2017. He has fought 19 less professional rounds, 80 to Sanchez's 99.
Joe Joyce goes into the fight ranked number 10 by the WBC, 5 by the WBO and 7 by the RING at heavyweight.
Frank Sanchez is currently ranked number 4 by the WBC, 3 by the WBO and 6 by the IBF in the 201lb division.
Joyce vs Sanchez form
Joe Joyce has stopped 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he lost to Zhilei Zhang on 15th April 2023 by technical knockout in the 6th round in their WBO Interim World Heavyweight championship fight at Copper Box Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had won against Joseph Parker on 24th September 2022 by knockout in the 11th round in their WBO Interim World Heavyweight championship fight at AO Arena, Manchester.
Going into that contest, he had beat Christian Hammer on 2nd July 2022 by technical knockout in the 4th round at Wembley Arena, London.
Before that, he had defeated Carlos Takam on 24th July 2021 by technical knockout in the 6th round at SSE Arena, Wembley, London.
He had 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.
Sanchez remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he defeated Daniel Martz on 8th April 2023 by knockout in the 1st round at Dignity Health Sports Park, Carson, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Carlos Negron on 15th October 2022 by technical knockout in the 9th round at Barclays Center, Brooklyn.
Going into that contest, he had beat Christian Hammer on 1st January 2022 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Florida.
Before that, he had won against Efe Ajagba on 9th October 2021 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Nevada.
He had beat Nagy Aguilera on 8th May 2021 by technical decision in their 6 round contest at AT&T Stadium, Texas.
In terms of recent activity, Frank Sanchez has been fighting more than Joe Joyce.
Joe Joyce last fought 1 month and 25 days ago, while Frank Sanchez's last outing was 2 months and 1 day ago.
Joyce's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 6 months and 12 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 3 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 37 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7.4 rounds on average.
Sanchez's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 1 month and 1 day, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 1 day. In those fights, he fought a total of 36 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7.2 rounds on average.
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