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Who won Cheeseman vs Williamson?
Troy Williamson beat Ted Cheeseman by technical knockout in the 10th round on Saturday 9th October 2021 at Echo Arena in Merseyside.
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 fight appeared on the undercard of Liam Smith beating Anthony Fowler. Also, on the undercard Kieron Conway beat James Metcalf, Shannon Courtenay was overcome by Jamie Mitchell and Luke Willis was victorious over Rylan Charlton.
Cheeseman vs Williamson stats
Ted Cheeseman stepped into the ring with a record of 17 wins, 2 loses and 1 draw, 10 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Troy Williamson made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 16 wins and 1 draw, with 12 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Williamson had advantage in power over Cheeseman, with a 75% knock out percentage over Cheeseman's 59%.
Ted Cheeseman was the younger man by 4 years, at 26 years old.
Williamson had a height advantage of 1 inch over Cheeseman.
Both Ted Cheeseman & Troy Williamson fought out of an orthodox stance.
Cheeseman was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 3 more fights, and made his debut in 2015, 1 year and 1 month earlier than Williamson, whose first professional fight was in 2016. He had fought 44 more professional rounds, 148 to Williamson's 104.
Ted Cheeseman went into the fight ranked number 5 by the IBF at super welterweight.
Troy Williamson was ranked number 11 by the IBF in the 154lb division.
Cheeseman vs Williamson form
Cheeseman had beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had won against James Metcalf on 27th March 2021 by knockout in the 11th round in their BBBOC British Super Welterweight championship fight at Europa Point Sports Complex, Gibraltar, Gibraltar.
Previous to that, he had won against Sam Eggington on 1st August 2020 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Matchroom Fight Camp, Essex, United Kingdom.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Scott Fitzgerald on 19th October 2019 by unanimous decision in their BBBOC British Super Welterweight championship fight at Newcastle Arena, Tyne and Wear.
Before that, he had drawn with Kieron Conway on 21st June 2019 by split draw in their BBBOC British Super Welterweight championship fight at York Hall, London.
He had lost to Sergio Garcia on 2nd February 2019 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at O2 Arena, London.
Williamson remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had beat Kieran Smith on 30th April 2021 by technical knockout in the 6th round at York Hall, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had beat Harry Scarff on 15th August 2020 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at York Hall, London.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Daniel Urbanski on 29th February 2020 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Eagles Community Arena, Tyne and Wear.
Before that, he had won against Dario Socci on 21st December 2019 by technical knockout in the 10th round at Copper Box Arena, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London.
He had defeated Ben Douglas on 12th October 2019 by technical knockout in the 7th round at First Direct Arena, Yorkshire.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Troy Williamson had been fighting more than Ted Cheeseman.
Going to this contest, Ted Cheeseman had last fought 1 year, 4 months and 20 days ago, while Troy Williamson's last outing had been 1 year, 3 months and 17 days ago.
Cheeseman's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 6 months and 14 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 8 months and 15 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 59 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 11.8 rounds on average.
Williamson's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 10 months and 4 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 26 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 35 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7 rounds on average.
What time did Cheeseman vs Williamson start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 9:00 PM BST at Echo Arena, Merseyside, United Kingdom, which was 4:00 PM EST or 1:00 PM PST on the West Coast of America.
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What were the odds on Cheeseman vs Williamson?
Ted Cheeseman was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Troy Williamson made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.