Belts on The Line
Current rankings @ Heavyweight
When is Wilder vs Whyte?
Deontay Wilder could face Dillian Whyte in Summer 2021 in the United States.
The fight would be scheduled for 12 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which means there would be no weight limit.
Wilder vs Whyte stats
Deontay Wilder would step into the ring with a record of 42 wins, 1 loss and 1 draw, 41 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Dillian Whyte would make his way to the ring with a record of 28 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 19 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Wilder would have a large advantage in power over Whyte, boosting at 98% knock out percentage over Whyte's 68%.
Deontay Wilder is the older man by 2 years, at 35 years old.
Wilder has a height advantage of 3 inches over Whyte. This also extends to a 5-inch reach advantage.
Both Deontay Wilder & Dillian Whyte fight out of an orthodox stance.
Wilder is currently arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 14 more fights, and made his debut in 2008, 2 years and 5 months earlier than Whyte, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He has fought 14 less professional rounds, 150 to Whyte's 164.
Deontay Wilder goes into the fight ranked number 1 by the WBC and 2 by the RING at heavyweight.
Dillian Whyte is currently ranked number 3 by the RING in the 201lb division.
Wilder vs Whyte form
Deontay Wilder has stopped 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he lost to 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, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Luis Ortiz on 23rd November 2019 by knockout in the 7th round in their WBC World Heavyweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, he had beat Dominic Breazeale on 18th May 2019 by knockout in the 1st round in their WBC World Heavyweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York.
Before that, 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.
He had won against Luis Ortiz on 3rd March 2018 by technical knockout in the 10th round in their WBC World Heavyweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York.
Whyte has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight, he 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.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by 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.
Going into that contest, he had beat Mariusz Wach on 7th December 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Diriyah Arena, Diriyah, Saudi Arabia.
Before that, he had defeated Oscar Rivas on 20th July 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBC Interim World Heavyweight championship fight at The O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Hehad won against Dereck Chisora on 22nd December 2018 by knockout in the 11th round at The O2 Arena, London.
In terms of recent activity, Dillian Whyte has been fighting more than Deontay Wilder.
Deontay Wilder last fought 1 year, 5 months and 14 days ago, while Dillian Whyte's last outing was 4 months and 9 days ago.
Wilder's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 5 months and 2 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 7 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 37 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7.4 rounds on average.
Whyte's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 7 months and 14 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 10 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 42 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8.4 rounds on average.
What are the odds on Wilder vs Whyte?
Deontay Wilder is currently 1/2 (-200) to win the contest outright, while you can get 6/4 (+150) on Dillian Whyte if you fancy the small upset.