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Joseph Parker vs Bryant Jennings preview
When is Parker vs Jennings?
Joseph Parker could face the challenge of Bryant Jennings in Autumn/Fall 2023 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 31 wins, 3 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 a slight advantage in power over Jennings, with a 68% knock out percentage over Jennings' 58%.
Joseph Parker is the younger man by 7 years, at 31 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 6 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 50 more professional rounds, 222 to Jennings' 172.
Joseph Parker goes into the fight ranked number 10 by the WBC, 7 by the WBO and 8 by the RING at heavyweight.
Parker vs Jennings form
Joseph Parker has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he won against 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 won against 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 defeated Junior Fa on 27th February 2021 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Spark Arena, Auckland, 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 lost to 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 won against Alexander Dimitrenko on 18th August 2018 by technical knockout in the 9th round at Ocean Resort Casino, New Jersey.
Before that, he had defeated Joey Dawejko on 28th April 2018 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Liacouras Center, Pennsylvania.
He had beat 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 2 months and 10 days ago, while Bryant Jennings' last outing was 3 years, 8 months and 18 days ago.
Parker's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 1 month and 4 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 1 day. In those fights, he fought a total of 57 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 11.4 rounds on average.
Jennings' last 5 fights have come over a period of 5 years, 1 month and 15 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 1 year and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 46 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9.2 rounds on average.
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