Glover vs Smith Info
Chris Billam-Smith beat Craig Glover by technical knockout in the 5th round on Saturday 23rd November 2019 at Echo Arena in Liverpool.
The fight took place over rounds in the Cruiserweight division, which meant the weight limit was 200 pounds (14.3 stone or 90.7 KG).
Glover vs Smith stats
Craig Glover stepped into the ring with a record of 10 wins, 2 loses and draws, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Chris Billam-Smith made his way to the ring with a record of 9 wins, 1 loss and draws, with 8 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Billam Smith had a slight advantage in power over Glover, with a 89% knock out percentage over Glover's 80%.
Craig Glover was the younger man by 1 year, at 29 years old.
Billam Smith had a height advantage of 3 inches over Glover.
Both Craig Glover & Chris Billam-Smith fought out of an orthodox stance.
Glover was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 2 more fights, and made his debut in 2016, 1 year and 3 months earlier than Billam Smith, who’s first professional fight was in 2017. He had fought 8 less professional rounds, 41 to Billam Smith's 49.
Glover vs Smith form
Chris Billam-Smith had stopped 3 of his last 4 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Richard Riakporhe on 20th July 2019 by split decision in their 10 round contest at O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had defeated Yassine Habachi on 10th May 2019 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Nottingham Arena, Nottinghamshire.
Going into that contest, he had beat Kent Kauppinen on 15th December 2018 by technical knockout in the 6th round at O2 Academy, Dorset.
Before that, he had won against Robin Dupre on 13th October 2018 by technical knockout in the 5th round at York Hall, London.
Billam Smith's last 4 fights had come over a period of 9 months and 7 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 months and 11 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 24 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 6 rounds on average.
What time did Glover vs Smith start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 5:00 pm GMT at Echo Arena, Liverpool, United Kingdom, which was 12:00 pm EST or 9:00 am PST on the West Coast of America.
Who broadcast Glover vs Smith?
Glover vs Smith was broadcast on Sky Sports Action in the UK.