Current rankings @ Heavyweight
When is Parker vs Jennings?
Joseph Parker could face the challenge of Bryant Jennings in Summer 2022 in Atlantic City, New Jersey.
The fight would take place over 12 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which means there would be no weight limit.
Parker vs Jennings stats
Joseph Parker would step 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.
Bryant Jennings would make his way to the ring with a record of 24 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, with 14 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Parker would have advantage in power over Jennings, with a 72% knock out percentage over Jennings' 58%.
Joseph Parker is the younger man by 8 years, at 29 years old.
Parker has a height advantage of 1 inch over Jennings. Despite this, Jennings has 8-inch reach advantage.
Both Joseph Parker & Bryant Jennings fight out of an orthodox stance.
Parker is currently arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 3 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 2 year and 4 months later than Jennings, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He has fought 17 more professional rounds, 189 to Jennings' 172.
Joseph Parker goes into the fight ranked number 5 by the WBC, 3 by the WBO, 4 by the IBF and 5 by the RING at heavyweight.
Parker vs Jennings form
Parker has won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 3 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight, he won against Dereck Chisora on 1st May 2021 by split decision in their 12 round contest at Manchester Arena, Manchester, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had won against Junior Fa on 27th February 2021 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Spark Arena, Auckland, New Zealand.
Going into that contest, he had beat Shawndell Terell Winters on 29th February 2020 by technical knockout in the 5th round at The Ford Center at The Star, Texas, United States.
Before that, he had defeated Alex Leapai on 29th June 2019 by technical knockout in the 10th round at Dunkin Donuts Center, Rhode Island.
He had won against Alexander Flores on 15th December 2018 by knockout in the 3rd round at Horncastle Arena, Christchurch, New Zealand.
Jennings has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he lost to Joe Joyce on 13th July 2019 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at The O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Oscar Rivas on 18th January 2019 by technical knockout in the 12th round at Turning Stone Resort & Casino, New York, United States.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Alexander Dimitrenko on 18th August 2018 by technical knockout in the 9th round at Ocean Resort Casino, New Jersey.
Before that, he had beat Joey Dawejko on 28th April 2018 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Liacouras Center, Pennsylvania.
Hehad won against Akhror Muralimov on 16th February 2018 by knockout in the 3rd round at Grand Sierra Resort and Casino, Grand Theatre, Nevada.
In terms of recent activity, Joseph Parker has been fighting more than Bryant Jennings.
Joseph Parker last fought 5 months and 23 days ago, while Bryant Jennings' last outing was 2 years, 3 months and 11 days ago.
Parker's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 10 months and 9 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 27 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 42 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8.4 rounds on average.
Jennings' last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 8 months and 8 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 26 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 46 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9.2 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Parker vs Jennings?
Bryant Jennings is currently (+100) to win the contest outright, while you can get (+100) on Joseph Parker if you fancy the incredible upset.