Dereck Chisora is set to face Joseph Parker on Saturday 1st May 2021 at Manchester Arena in Manchester.
The fight is scheduled for 12 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which means there is no weight limit.
Also, on the undercard will be Dmitry Bivol’s and Craig Richards’ fight for the WBA Super World Light Heavyweight championship, Katie Taylor’s and Natasha Jonas’ contest and Chris Eubank Jr’s and Marcus Morrison’s bout.
|Event||Dereck Chisora vs Joseph Parker|
|Date||Saturday 1 May 2021|
|Venue||Manchester Arena, Manchester, United Kingdom|
|Live Stream||WATCH NOW|
Chisora vs Parker stats
Dereck Chisora steps into the ring with a record of 32 wins, 10 loses and 0 draws, 23 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Joseph Parker will make his way to the ring with a record of 28 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 21 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Parker has a slight advantage in power over Chisora, with a 75% knock out percentage over Chisora’s 72%.
Dereck Chisora is the older man by 8 years, at 37 years old.
Parker has a height advantage of 2 inches over Chisora. This also extends to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Both Dereck Chisora & Joseph Parker fight out of an orthodox stance.
Chisora is the more experienced professional fighter, having had 12 more fights, and made his debut in 2007, 5 years and 4 months earlier than Parker, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He has fought 91 more professional rounds, 268 to Parker’s 177.
Dereck Chisora goes into the fight ranked number 15 by the WBC at heavyweight.
Joseph Parker is currently ranked number 7 by the WBC, 3 by the WBO, 6 by the IBF and 6 by the RING in the 201lb division.
Parker vs Chisora Full Card:
- Dereck Chisora vs Joseph Parker
- Katie Taylor vs Natasha Jonas
- Dmitry Bivol vs Craig Richards
- Chris Eubank Jr. vs Marcus Morrison
- Scott Fitzgerald vs Mathias Eklund