First Direct Arena, Leeds, United States
Tape rankings @ Heavyweight
Who won Whyte vs Allen?
Dillian Whyte beat David Allen by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest on Saturday 30th July 2016 at First Direct Arena in Leeds.
The scorecards were announced as 99-91, 100-91, 100-90 in favor of winner Dillian Whyte.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
Whyte vs Allen stats
Dillian Whyte stepped into the ring with a record of 17 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 14 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
David Allen made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 9 wins and 1 draw, with 6 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Whyte had advantage in power over Allen, with a 82% knock out percentage over Allen's 67%.
Dillian Whyte was the older man by 4 years, at 34 years old.
Whyte had a height advantage of 1 inch over Allen. That also extended to a 3-inch reach advantage.
Both Dillian Whyte & David Allen fought out of an orthodox stance.
Whyte was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 8 more fights, and made his debut in 2011, 1 year and 6 months earlier than Allen, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 70 more professional rounds, 182 to Allen's 112.
Whyte vs Allen form
Whyte had won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 2 of them, going the distance 3 times.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had beat Oscar Rivas on 20th July 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBC Interim World Heavyweight championship fight at The O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had beat Derek Chisora on 22nd December 2018 by knockout in the 11th round at The O2 Arena, London.
Going into that contest, he had won against Joseph Parker on 28th July 2018 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at The O2 Arena, London.
Before that, he had beat Lucas Browne on 24th March 2018 by knockout in the 6th round at The O2 Arena, London.
He had defeated Robert Helenius on 28th October 2017 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Principality Stadium, Wales.
Allen had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Dillian Whyte on 30th July 2016 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at First Direct Arena, Leeds, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Jason Gavern on 26th March 2016 by technical knockout in the 4th round at Sheffield Arena, Sheffield, United Kingdom.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Fabrice Aurieng on 24th October 2015 by points in the 6th round at Sheffield Arena, Sheffield.
Before that, he had beat Jindrich Velecky on 29th August 2015 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Doncaster Dome, Doncaster.
He had won against Larry Olubamiwo on 7th June 2014 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Dillian Whyte had been fighting more than David Allen.
Going to this contest, Dillian Whyte had last fought 3 years, 6 months and 10 days ago, while David Allen's last outing had been 6 years and 6 months ago.
Whyte's last 5 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 3 months and 2 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year and 19 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 53 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 10.6 rounds on average.
Allen's last 5 fights had come over a period of 8 years, 7 months and 23 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 8 months and 23 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 25 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 5 rounds on average.
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