Belts on The Line
Tape rankings @ Super Bantamweight
Who won Leach vs Davies?
Liam Davies beat Marc Leach by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 11th June 2022 at Telford International Centre in Shropshire.
The scorecards were announced as 111-118, 113-116, 113-115 in favor of winner Liam Davies.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Super Bantamweight division, which meant the weight limit was 122 pounds (8.7 stone or 55.3 KG).
The undercard featured the clash of Ahmed vs Khademi for the BBBOC British Super Flyweight championship.
Leach vs Davies stats
Marc Leach stepped into the ring with a record of 18 wins, 1 loss and 1 draw, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Liam Davies made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 11 wins and 0 draws, with 5 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Davies had a large advantage in power over Leach, boosting at 45% knock out percentage over Leach's 22%.
Marc Leach was the younger man by 8 years, at 28 years old.
Marc Leach fought out of the southpaw stance, while Liam Davies was an orthodox fighter.
Leach was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 9 more fights, and made his debut in 2014, 4 years and 2 months earlier than Davies, whose first professional fight was in 2018. He had fought 61 more professional rounds, 133 to Davies' 72.
Marc Leach went into the fight ranked number 13 by the WBA at super bantamweight.
Leach vs Davies form
Davies remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had won against Marc Leach on 11th June 2022 by unanimous decision in their BBBOC British Super Bantamweight championship fight at Telford International Centre, Shropshire, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had won against Dixon Flores on 9th October 2021 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Utilita Arena, West Midlands.
Going into that contest, he had beat Raymond Commey on 28th August 2021 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Utilita Arena, West Midlands.
Before that, he had defeated Stefan Slavchev on 5th June 2021 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Telford International Centre, Shropshire.
He had won against Sean Cairns on 21st November 2020 by technical knockout in the 6th round at Wembley Arena, London.
Davies' last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years and 14 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 4 months and 28 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 32 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 6.4 rounds on average.
What time did Leach vs Davies start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 PM BST at Telford International Centre, Shropshire, United Kingdom, which was 5:00 PM EST or 2:00 PM PST on the West Coast of America.
Who broadcast Leach vs Davies?
Leach vs Davies was broadcast on BT Sport 1 in the UK.
What were the odds on Leach vs Davies?
Marc Leach was a 3/10 (-330) favourite going into the contest, while Liam Davies made his way into the ring at 12/5 (+240) with oddsmakers.