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Dillian Whyte vs Joseph Parker preview
When is Whyte vs Parker II?
Dillian Whyte could face Joseph Parker in Autumn/Fall 2023 in the United States.
The fight would be scheduled for 12 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which means there would be no weight limit.
Whyte vs Parker II 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.
Joseph Parker would make his way to the ring with a record of 31 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 21 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Parker would have a slight advantage in power over Whyte, with a 68% knock out percentage over Whyte's 66%.
Dillian Whyte is the older man by 3 years, at 34 years old.
Whyte has 2-inch reach advantage.
Both Dillian Whyte & Joseph Parker fight out of an orthodox stance.
Whyte is currently arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 2 less fights, and made his debut in 2011, 1 year and 1 month earlier than Parker, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He has fought 40 less professional rounds, 182 to Parker's 222.
Dillian Whyte goes into the fight ranked number 6 by the WBC, 8 by the IBF and 6 by the RING at heavyweight.
Joseph Parker is currently ranked number 10 by the WBC, 7 by the WBO and 8 by the RING in the 201lb division.
Whyte vs Parker II form
Whyte has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight, he defeated 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 defeated 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 beat Mariusz Wach on 7th December 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Diriyah Arena, Diriyah, Saudi Arabia.
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.
In terms of recent activity, Joseph Parker has been fighting more than Dillian Whyte.
Dillian Whyte last fought 4 months and 7 days ago, while Joseph Parker's last outing was 2 months and 12 days ago.
Whyte's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 3 months and 26 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 30 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 37 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7.4 rounds on average.
Parker's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 1 month and 6 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.
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