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Joseph Parker vs Derek Chisora report
Who won Parker vs Chisora II?
Joseph Parker beat Derek Chisora by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 18th December 2021 at Manchester Arena in Lancashire.
The scorecards were announced as 114-112, 115-111, 115-110 in favor of winner Joseph Parker.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
Also, on the undercard Carlos Gongora lost to Lerrone Richards, Jack Cullen was overcome by Kevin Lele Sadjo, Zelfa Barrett was victorious over Bruno Tarimo, Alen Babic beat David Spilmont and Jordan Thompson defeated Piotr Budziszewski.
Parker vs Chisora II stats
Joseph Parker stepped into the ring with a record of 29 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 21 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Derek Chisora made his way to the ring with a record of 32 wins, 11 loses and 0 draws, with 23 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested that Parker and Chisora have similar power, both with a 72% knock out percentage.
Joseph Parker was the younger man by 8 years, at 31 years old.
Parker had a height advantage of 2 inches over Chisora. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Both Joseph Parker & Derek Chisora fought out of an orthodox stance.
Parker was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 12 less fights, and made his debut in 2012, 5 year and 4 months later than Chisora, whose first professional fight was in 2007. He had fought 91 less professional rounds, 223 to Chisora's 314.
Joseph Parker went into the fight ranked number 13 by the WBA, 4 by the WBC, 2 by the WBO and 4 by the IBF at heavyweight.
Derek Chisora was ranked number 12 by the WBC in the 201lb division.
Parker vs Chisora II form
Joseph Parker had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Jack Massey on 21st January 2023 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Manchester Arena, Manchester, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Joe Joyce 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 defeated Derek Chisora on 18th December 2021 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Manchester Arena, Lancashire.
Before that, he had beat Derek Chisora on 1st May 2021 by split decision in their 12 round contest at Manchester Arena, Manchester.
He had won against Junior Fa on 27th February 2021 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Spark Arena, Auckland, New Zealand.
Chisora had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Joseph Parker on 1st May 2021 by split decision in their 12 round contest at Manchester Arena, Manchester, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had lost to Oleksandr Usyk on 31st October 2020 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Wembley (SSE) Arena, London.
Going into that contest, he had beat David Price on 26th October 2019 by technical knockout in the 4th round at O2 Arena, London.
Before that, he had defeated Artur Szpilka on 20th July 2019 by knockout in the 2nd round at The O2 Arena, London.
He had won against Senad Gashi on 20th April 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at O2 Arena, London.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Joseph Parker had been fighting more than Derek Chisora.
Going to this contest, Joseph Parker had last fought 4 months and 14 days ago, while Derek Chisora's last outing had been 2 years, 1 month and 3 days ago.
Parker's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 3 months and 8 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 5 months and 14 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 57 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 11.4 rounds on average.
Chisora's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 1 month and 15 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 28 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 40 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8 rounds on average.
What time did Parker vs Chisora II start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 PM GMT at Manchester Arena, Lancashire, United Kingdom, which was 5:00 PM EST or 2:00 PM PST on the West Coast of America.
Who broadcast Parker vs Chisora II?
The DAZN show is expected to begin at 1:00 PM EST / 10:00 AM PST. The DAZN Global broadcast of the card is expected to start at 6:00 PM (BTS).
What were the odds on Parker vs Chisora II?
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