Summer 2022
Potentially

in the United States

Potential contest @ Heavyweight
42-2-1
26-3-0

The tape

36
Age
27
6' 7" / 201 cm
Height
6' 6" / 198 cm
83.1" / 211 cm
Reach
N/A
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Full record

KO 11TKO 7KO 7KO 1SD 12
Form
TKO 5UD 10TKO 3UD 12TKO 7
42
Wins
26
41
By KO
15
98
KO%
58
2
Losses
3
2
Stopped
0
1
Draws
0
2008
Debut
2013
161
Pro rounds
160

Current rankings @ Heavyweight

3
The Ring
-
-
WBA
3
1
WBC
-
-
WBO
-
-
IBF
-

Deontay Wilder vs Hughie Fury preview

When is Wilder vs H. Fury?

Deontay Wilder could face Hughie Fury in Summer 2022 in the United States.

The fight would be contested over 12 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which means there would be no weight limit.

Wilder vs H. Fury stats

Deontay Wilder would step into the ring with a record of 42 wins, 2 loses and 1 draw, 41 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Hughie Fury would make his way to the ring with a record of 26 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 15 of those wins by knock out.

The stats suggest Wilder would have a massive power advantage over Fury, boosting at 98% knock out percentage over Fury's 58%.

Deontay Wilder is the older man by 9 years, at 36 years old.

Wilder has a height advantage of 1 inch over Fury.

Both Deontay Wilder & Hughie Fury fight out of an orthodox stance.

Wilder is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 16 more fights, and made his debut in 2008, 4 years and 4 months earlier than Fury, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He has fought 1 more professional rounds, 161 to Fury's 160.

Deontay Wilder goes into the fight ranked number 1 by the WBC and 3 by the RING at heavyweight.

Hughie Fury is currently ranked number 3 by the WBA in the 201lb division.

Wilder vs H. Fury form

Deontay Wilder has stopped 2 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he lost to Tyson Fury on 9th October 2021 by knockout in the 11th round in their WBC World Heavyweight and The Ring Heavyweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Nevada, United States.

Previous to that, he had been beaten by Tyson Fury on 22nd February 2020 by technical knockout in the 7th round in their WBC World Heavyweight and The Ring Heavyweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.

Going into that contest, he had beat Luis Ortiz on 23rd November 2019 by knockout in the 7th round in their WBC World Heavyweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.

Before that, he had won against Dominic Breazeale on 18th May 2019 by knockout in the 1st round in their WBC World Heavyweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York.

He had drawn with Tyson Fury on 1st December 2018 by split draw in their 12 round contest in their WBC World Heavyweight championship fight at Staples Center, LA.

Fury has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.

In his last fight, he beat Christian Hammer on 16th October 2021 by technical knockout in the 5th round at Newcastle Arena, Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom.

Previous to that, he had beat Mariusz Wach on 12th December 2020 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Wembley (SSE) Arena, London.

Going into that contest, he had defeated Pavel Sour on 7th March 2020 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Manchester Arena, Lancashire.

Before that, he had lost to Alexander Povetkin on 31st August 2019 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at O2 Arena, London.

He had won against Samuel Peter on 12th July 2019 by technical knockout in the 7th round at King Abdullah Sports City, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Hughie Fury has been fighting more than Deontay Wilder.

Deontay Wilder last fought 9 months and 30 days ago, while Hughie Fury's last outing was 9 months and 23 days ago.

Wilder's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 8 months and 7 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 26 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 38 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7.6 rounds on average.

Fury's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years and 27 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 12 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 37 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7.4 rounds on average.

What were the odds on Wilder vs H. Fury?

Hughie Fury is currently (+100) to win the bout outright, while you can get (+100) on Deontay Wilder if you fancy the incredible upset.

Deontay Wilder vs Hughie Fury news

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