Centre Gervais Auto, Shawinigan, Canada
Tape rankings @ Middleweight
Who won Butler vs Conley?
Steven Butler beat Joshua Conley by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest on Friday 16th December 2022 at Centre Gervais Auto in Shawinigan.
The scorecards were announced as 96-94, 99-91, 97-93 in favor of winner Steven Butler.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 160 pounds (11.4 stone or 72.6 KG).
This fight appeared on the undercard of Arslanbek Makhmudov's and Michael Wallisch's clash.
Butler vs Conley stats
Steven Butler stepped into the ring with a record of 31 wins, 3 loses and 1 draw.
Joshua Conley made his way to the ring with a record of 17 wins, 4 loses and 1 draw.
Steven Butler was the younger man by 3 years, at 27 years old.
Butler had a height advantage of 2 inches over Conley.
Both Steven Butler & Joshua Conley fought out of an orthodox stance.
Butler was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 13 more fights, and made his debut in 2014, 2 year and 4 months later than Conley, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He had fought 53 more professional rounds, 153 to Conley's 100.
Steven Butler went into the fight ranked number 15 by the WBC and 14 by the IBF at middleweight.
Butler vs Conley form
Butler had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Mark DeLuca on 16th September 2022 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Montreal Casino, Montreal, Canada.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Jose De Jesus Macias on 29th January 2021 by knockout in the 5th round at Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico.
Going into that contest, he had lost to Ryota Murata on 23rd December 2019 by technical knockout in the 5th round in their WBA World Middleweight championship fight at Arena, Kanagawa, Japan.
Before that, he had defeated Paul Valenzuela Jr on 26th September 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Montreal Casino, Quebec, Canada.
He had beat Vitalii Kopylenko on 2nd May 2019 by split decision in their 10 round contest at Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, The Joint, Nevada, United States.
Butler's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 8 months and 27 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months. In those fights, he fought a total of 23 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 4.6 rounds on average.
Conley's last 2 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 3 months and 16 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 1 month and 23 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 12 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 6 rounds on average.
What time did Butler vs Conley start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 3:00 AM UTC at Centre Gervais Auto, Shawinigan, Canada, which was 10:00 PM EST or 7:00 PM PST on the West Coast of America, or 3:00 AM GMT in the UK.
What were the odds on Butler vs Conley?
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