Tyson Fury vs Tom Schwarz tale of the tape: How do fighters compare ahead of Saturday's heavyweight clash

LAS VEGAS is gearing up for Tyson Fury.

Returning to the ring for the first time since his epic draw with Deontay Wilder late last year, the Gypsy King faces unbeaten German Tom Schwarz in Sin Ciy.

Tyson Fury vs Tom Schwarz tale of the tape

THERE are no belts on the line at the MGM, but Fury looks to be taking Schwarz seriously.

The German has only fought outside his home country twice – both occasions in the Czech Republic – and has a chance to show his talents on the world stage.

And after watching Anthony Joshua's horror show against Andy Ruiz, Fury looks in no mood to fall into a similar trap.

Age is on 25-year-old Schwarz's side, with the German fighting out of an orthodox stance throughout his 24 fights.

He has a perfect record of 24-0, with sixteen of those wins coming by knockout – that's three less than Fury, who remains unbeaten after that dramatic Wilder draw.

It's the Brit who has the height and weight advantage, standing a huge 6ft9in and weighing in before Christmas at 18st 4lbs.

But it's the calibre of opponents and titles where there really is no comparison.

Schwarz is yet to fight for a world title but does hold the WBO inter-continental heavyweight strap after beating handy opponents in Senad Gashi and Kristijan Krstacic.

Whereas Fury has previously held three world titles, became the first man to hold-off Deontay Wilder and is regarded as one of the most graceful and skilled heavyweights to have ever fought.

Here's how the fighters compare ahead of their tussle in the desert – expect fireworks with the Gypsy King out to reclaim his crown.

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