Catterall vs Houya Info
Jack Catterall beat Abderrazak Houya by points in the 10th round on Saturday 28th November 2020 at Church House in London.
The scorecards were announced as 99-90 in favor of winner Jack Catterall.
The fight took place over rounds in the Super Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 140 pounds (10 stone or 63.5 KG).
Catterall vs Houya stats
Jack Catterall stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 25 wins, zero loses and draws, 13 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Abderrazak Houya made his way to the ring with a record of 14 wins, 2 loses and draws, with 2 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Catterall had a massive power advantage over Houya, boosting at 52% knock out percentage over Houya's 14%.
Jack Catterall was the younger man by 6 years, at 27 years old.
Houya had a height advantage of 3 inches over Catterall.
Jack Catterall fought out of the southpaw stance, while Abderrazak Houya was an orthodox fighter.
Catterall was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 9 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 1 year and 5 months earlier than Houya, who’s first professional fight was in 2014. He had fought 45 more professional rounds, 160 to Houya's 115.
Jack Catterall went into the fight ranked number 10 by the WBC and 1 by the WBO in the 140lb division.
Catterall vs Houya form
Catterall remained undefeated as a professional.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Timo Schwarzkopf on 22nd November 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Caesars Palace Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Previous to that, he had defeated Ohara Davies on 6th October 2018 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Leicester Arena, Leicestershire, United Kingdom.
Going into that contest, he had beat Tyrone McKenna on 30th June 2018 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Odyssey Arena, Belfast.
Before that, he had won against Tyrone Nurse on 21st October 2017 by unanimous decision in their BBBOC British Super Lightweight championship fight at First Direct Arena, Leeds.
He had beat Lukasz Janik on 12th August 2016 by points in the 8th round at Village Hotel, Ashton under Lyne.
Catterall's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years 3 months and 10 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 26 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 52 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 10.4 rounds on average.
What time did Catterall vs Houya start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 9:00 pm GMT at Church House, London, United Kingdom, which was 4:00 pm EST or 1:00 pm PST on the West Coast of America.
Who broadcast Catterall vs Houya?
Catterall vs Houya was broadcast on BT Sport 1 in the UK, while the fight was broadcast in the United States by ESPN+.