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When is Whyte vs Joyce?
Dillian Whyte could face the challenge of Joe Joyce in Early 2024 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 Joyce 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.
Joe Joyce would make his way to the ring with a record of 15 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 14 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Joyce would have a large advantage in power over Whyte, boosting at 93% knock out percentage over Whyte's 66%.
Dillian Whyte is the younger man by 3 years, at 35 years old.
Joyce has a height advantage of 2 inches over Whyte. This also extends to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Both Dillian Whyte & Joe Joyce fight out of an orthodox stance.
Whyte is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 15 more fights, and made his debut in 2011, 6 years and 5 months earlier than Joyce, whose first professional fight was in 2017. He has fought 99 more professional rounds, 182 to Joyce's 83.
Dillian Whyte goes into the fight ranked number 8 by the WBC and 15 by the IBF at heavyweight.
Joe Joyce is currently ranked number 8 by the RING in the 201lb division.
Whyte vs Joyce 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.
Joe Joyce has stopped 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he lost to Zhilei Zhang on 23rd September 2023 by knockout in the 3rd round in their WBO Interim World Heavyweight championship fight at OVO Arena Wembley, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Zhilei Zhang on 15th April 2023 by technical knockout in the 6th round in their WBO Interim World Heavyweight championship fight at Copper Box Arena, London.
Going into that contest, he had beat Joseph Parker on 24th September 2022 by knockout in the 11th round in their WBO Interim World Heavyweight championship fight at AO Arena, Manchester.
Before that, he had defeated Christian Hammer on 2nd July 2022 by technical knockout in the 4th round at Wembley Arena, London.
He had won against Carlos Takam on 24th July 2021 by technical knockout in the 6th round at SSE Arena, Wembley, London.
In terms of recent activity, Joe Joyce has been fighting more than Dillian Whyte.
Dillian Whyte last fought 1 year, 2 months and 2 days ago, while Joe Joyce's last outing was 4 months and 5 days ago.
Whyte's last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 1 month and 21 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 9 months and 29 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 37 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7.4 rounds on average.
Joyce's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 6 months and 4 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 30 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 6 rounds on average.
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