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Who won Charlo vs Williams?
Jermall Charlo beat Julian Williams by knockout in the 5th round on Saturday 10th December 2016 at USC Galen Center in Los Angeles.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Super Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 154 pounds (11 stone or 69.8 KG).
This contest was for the IBF super welterweight championship of the world.
Charlo vs Williams stats
Back in December 2016, Jermall Charlo stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 24 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 18 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Julian Williams made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 22 wins and 1 draw, with 14 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Charlo had advantage in power over Williams, with a 75% knock out percentage over Williams' 64%.
Jermall Charlo was the same age as Julian Williams, at 27 years old.
Charlo had a height advantage of 1 inch over Williams. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Both Jermall Charlo & Julian Williams fought out of an orthodox stance.
Charlo was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 1 more fights, and made his debut in 2008, 1 year and 7 months earlier than Williams, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He had fought 32 less professional rounds, 171 to Williams' 203.
Charlo vs Williams form
Charlo remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had beat Austin Trout on 21st May 2016 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Junior Middleweight championship fight at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Chelsea Ballroom, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Wilky Campfort on 28th November 2015 by technical knockout in the 4th round in their IBF World Junior Middleweight championship fight at The Bomb Factory, Dallas.
Going into that contest, he had won against Cornelius Bundrage on 12th September 2015 by technical knockout in the 3rd round in their IBF World Junior Middleweight championship fight at Foxwoods Resort, Mashantucket.
Before that, he had beat Michael Finney on 28th March 2015 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Palms Casino Resort, Las Vegas.
He had defeated Lenny Bottai on 13th December 2014 by knockout in the 3rd round at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.
Williams had won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 4 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had won against Marcello Matano on 5th March 2016 by technical knockout in the 7th round at Sands Bethlehem Event Center, Bethlehem, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Luciano Leonel Cuello on 22nd September 2015 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Sands Bethlehem Event Center, Bethlehem.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Arman Ovsepyan on 13th June 2015 by technical knockout in the 6th round at Bartow Arena, Birmingham.
Before that, he had beat Joey Hernandez on 4th April 2015 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Pepsi Coliseum, Quebec City, Canada.
He had won against Jamar Freeman on 20th December 2014 by technical knockout in the 8th round at Little Creek Casino Resort, Shelton, United States.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Julian Williams had been fighting more than Jermall Charlo.
Going to this contest, Jermall Charlo had last fought 6 months and 19 days ago, while Julian Williams' last outing had been 9 months and 5 days ago.
Charlo's last 5 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 11 months and 27 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 4 months and 25 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 32 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 6.4 rounds on average.
Williams' last 5 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 11 months and 20 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 4 months and 24 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 32 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 6.4 rounds on average.
What time did Charlo vs Williams start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 11:00 PM EST / 8:00 PM PST at USC Galen Center, Los Angeles, United States, which was around 4:00 AM GMT in the UK.
Who broadcast Charlo vs Williams?
Charlo vs Williams was broadcast on ShowTime in the US.
What were the odds on Charlo vs Williams?
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