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Adam Kownacki vs Joe Joyce preview
When is Kownacki vs Joyce?
Adam Kownacki could square off against Joe Joyce in Autumn/Fall 2023 at Barclays Center in New York.
The fight would take place over 12 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which means there would be no weight limit.
Kownacki vs Joyce stats
Adam Kownacki would step into the ring with a record of 20 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 15 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Joe Joyce would make his way to the ring with a record of 15 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 14 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Joyce would have advantage in power over Kownacki, with a 93% knock out percentage over Kownacki's 75%.
Adam Kownacki is the younger man by 3 years, at 34 years old.
Joyce has a height advantage of 3 inches over Kownacki. This also extends to a 4-inch reach advantage.
Both Adam Kownacki & Joe Joyce fight out of an orthodox stance.
Kownacki is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 7 more fights, and made his debut in 2009, 7 years and 11 months earlier than Joyce, whose first professional fight was in 2017. He has fought 28 more professional rounds, 108 to Joyce's 80.
Joe Joyce is currently ranked number 10 by the WBC, 5 by the WBO and 7 by the RING in the 201lb division.
Kownacki vs Joyce form
Kownacki has beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he lost to Ali Eren Demirezen on 30th July 2022 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Barclays Center, New York, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Robert Helenius on 9th October 2021 by unanimous decision in the 6th round at T-Mobile Arena, Nevada.
Going into that contest, he had lost to Robert Helenius on 7th March 2020 by technical knockout in the 4th round at Barclays Center, New York.
Before that, he had won against Chris Arreola on 3rd August 2019 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Barclays Center, New York.
He had beat Gerald Washington on 26th January 2019 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Barclays Center, New York.
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 defeated 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 won against 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 beat Daniel Dubois on 28th November 2020 by knockout in the 10th round in their CBC Commonwealth Heavyweight championship fight at Church House, London.
In terms of recent activity, Joe Joyce has been fighting more than Adam Kownacki.
Adam Kownacki last fought 10 months and 6 days ago, while Joe Joyce's last outing was 1 month and 21 days ago.
Kownacki's last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 4 months and 10 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 10 months and 14 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 34 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 6.8 rounds on average.
Joyce's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 6 months and 8 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 37 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7.4 rounds on average.
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