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Dillian Whyte vs Chris Arreola preview
When is Whyte vs Arreola?
Dillian Whyte could take on Chris Arreola in August 2023 in the United States.
The fight would be contested over 12 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which means there would be no weight limit.
Whyte vs Arreola stats
Dillian Whyte would step into the ring with a record of 29 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 19 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Chris Arreola would make his way to the ring with a record of 38 wins, 7 loses and 1 draw, with 33 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Arreola would have a large advantage in power over Whyte, boosting at 87% knock out percentage over Whyte's 66%.
Dillian Whyte is the younger man by 8 years, at 34 years old.
Whyte has a height advantage of 1 inch over Arreola. This also extends to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Both Dillian Whyte & Chris Arreola fight out of an orthodox stance.
Whyte is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 14 less fights, and made his debut in 2011, 7 year and 8 months later than Arreola, whose first professional fight was in 2003. He has fought 52 less professional rounds, 182 to Arreola's 234.
Dillian Whyte goes into the fight ranked number 6 by the WBC, 8 by the IBF and 6 by the RING at heavyweight.
Whyte vs Arreola form
Whyte has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight, he beat Jermaine Franklin on 26th November 2022 by majority decision in their 12 round contest at Wembley (SSE) Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Tyson Fury on 23rd April 2022 by technical knockout in the 6th round in their WBC World Heavyweight and The Ring Heavyweight championship fight at Wembley Stadium, London.
Going into that contest, he had beat Alexander Povetkin on 27th March 2021 by knockout in the 4th round in their WBC Interim World Heavyweight championship fight at Europa Point Sports Complex, Gibraltar, Gibraltar.
Before that, he had lost to Alexander Povetkin on 22nd August 2020 by technical knockout in the 5th round in their WBC World Heavyweight championship fight at Matchroom Fight Camp, Essex, United Kingdom.
He had won against Mariusz Wach on 7th December 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Diriyah Arena, Diriyah, Saudi Arabia.
Arreola has lost to all of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he lost to Andy Ruiz Jr on 1st May 2021 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Dignity Health Sports Park, Carson, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Adam Kownacki on 3rd August 2019 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Barclays Center, New York.
Going into that contest, he had lost to Deontay Wilder on 16th July 2016 by unanimous decision in the 8th round in their WBC World Heavyweight championship fight at Legacy Arena, Birmingham.
Before that, he had been beaten by Bermane Stiverne on 10th May 2014 by technical knockout in the 6th round in their WBC World Heavyweight championship fight at USC Galen Center, Los Angeles.
He had lost to Bermane Stiverne on 27th April 2013 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Citizens Business Bank Arena, Ontario.
In terms of recent activity, Dillian Whyte has been fighting more than Chris Arreola.
Dillian Whyte last fought 3 months and 24 days ago, while Chris Arreola's last outing was 1 year, 10 months and 21 days ago.
Whyte's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 3 months and 15 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 28 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 37 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7.4 rounds on average.
Arreola's last 5 fights have come over a period of 9 years, 10 months and 23 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 1 year, 11 months and 24 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 50 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 10 rounds on average.
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