Current rankings @ Heavyweight
Dillian Whyte vs Otto Wallin preview
When is Whyte vs Wallin?
Dillian Whyte could face Otto Wallin in Autumn/Fall 2023 in London.
The fight would be scheduled for 12 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which means there would be no weight limit.
Whyte vs Wallin 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.
Otto Wallin would make his way to the ring with a record of 25 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 14 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Whyte would have a slight advantage in power over Wallin, with a 66% knock out percentage over Wallin's 56%.
Dillian Whyte is the older man by 3 years, at 35 years old.
Wallin has a height advantage of 2 inches over Whyte. Despite this, both fighters have equal reach.
Dillian Whyte fights out of the orthodox stance, while Otto Wallin is a southpaw.
Whyte is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 6 more fights, and made his debut in 2011, 2 years and 1 month earlier than Wallin, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He has fought 37 more professional rounds, 182 to Wallin's 145.
Dillian Whyte goes into the fight ranked number 6 by the WBC, 8 by the IBF and 6 by the RING at heavyweight.
Otto Wallin is currently ranked number 11 by the WBC, 8 by the WBO and 9 by the IBF in the 201lb division.
Whyte vs Wallin 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.
Wallin has won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 4 times.
In his last fight, he won against Helaman Olguin on 27th January 2023 by unanimous decision in their 8 round contest at Castleton Banquet & Conference Center, Windham, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Rydell Booker on 26th May 2022 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Ford Community Center, Michigan.
Going into that contest, he had beat Kamil Sokolowski on 5th February 2022 by points in the 8th round at Motorpoint Arena, Wales, United Kingdom.
Before that, he had defeated Dominic Breazeale on 20th February 2021 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Mohegan Sun Casino, Connecticut, United States.
He had won against Travis Kauffman on 15th August 2020 by technical knockout in the 5th round at Mohegan Sun Casino, Connecticut.
In terms of recent activity, Otto Wallin has been fighting more than Dillian Whyte.
Dillian Whyte last fought 6 months and 12 days ago, while Otto Wallin's last outing was 4 months and 11 days ago.
Whyte's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years and 6 months, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 12 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 37 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7.4 rounds on average.
Wallin's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 9 months and 23 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 24 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 43 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8.6 rounds on average.
What are the odds on Whyte vs Wallin?
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