The Mattamy Events Center, Ontario, Canada
Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Clayton vs Corley?
Custio Clayton beat DeMarcus Corley by technical knockout in the 6th round on Friday 29th March 2019 at The Mattamy Events Center in Ontario.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 8 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 147 pounds (10.5 stone or 66.7 KG).
Clayton vs Corley stats
Custio Clayton stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 15 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 10 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
DeMarcus Corley made his way to the ring with a record of 51 wins, 32 loses and 1 draw, with 28 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Clayton had advantage in power over Corley, with a 67% knock out percentage over Corley's 55%.
Custio Clayton was the younger man by 13 years, at 34 years old.
Clayton had a height advantage of 2 inches over Corley. Despite this, both fighters had equal reach.
Custio Clayton fought out of the orthodox stance, while DeMarcus Corley was a southpaw.
Clayton was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 69 less fights, and made his debut in 2014, 18 year and 7 months later than Corley, whose first professional fight was in 1996. He had fought 427 less professional rounds, 125 to Corley's 552.
Clayton vs Corley form
Clayton remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 2 of his recent opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had drawn with Sergey Lipinets on 24th October 2020 by majority draw in their 12 round contest in their IBF World Welterweight championship fight at Mohegan Sun Casino, Connecticut, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Diego Ramirez on 28th January 2020 by knockout in the 8th round at The Danforth Music Hall, Ontario, Canada.
Going into that contest, he had beat Johan Perez on 29th June 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Scotiabank Convention Centre, Ontario.
Before that, he had won against DeMarcus Corley on 29th March 2019 by technical knockout in the 6th round at The Mattamy Events Center, Ontario.
He had beat Stephen Danyo on 26th May 2018 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Centre Videotron, Quebec.
Clayton's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 11 months and 26 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 18 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 48 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9.6 rounds on average.
Corley's last 2 fights had come over a period of 6 years, 5 months and 3 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 3 years, 2 months and 18 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 11 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 5.5 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Clayton vs Corley?
Custio Clayton was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while DeMarcus Corley made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.