Tape rankings @ Middleweight
Who won Sheeraz vs Smith?
Hamzah Sheeraz beat Jez Smith by knockout in the 2nd round on Saturday 19th March 2022 at Wembley Arena in London.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 160 pounds (11.4 stone or 72.6 KG).
This fight appeared on the undercard of David Avanesyan's and Oskari Metz's clash.
Sheeraz vs Smith stats
Hamzah Sheeraz stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 14 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 10 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Jez Smith made his way to the ring with a record of 13 wins, 4 loses and 1 draw, with 6 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Sheeraz had a large advantage in power over Smith, boosting at 71% knock out percentage over Smith's 46%.
Hamzah Sheeraz was the older man by 23 years, at 23 years old.
Sheeraz had a height advantage of 4 inches over Smith.
Both Hamzah Sheeraz & Jez Smith fought out of an orthodox stance.
Sheeraz was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 4 less fights, and made his debut in 2017, 4 year and 11 months later than Smith, whose first professional fight was in . He had fought 23 less professional rounds, 68 to Smith's 91.
Hamzah Sheeraz went into the fight ranked number 14 by the WBO at middleweight.
Sheeraz's last 3 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 1 month and 8 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 8 months and 13 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 17 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 5.7 rounds on average.
What time did Sheeraz vs Smith start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 9:00 PM GMT at Wembley Arena, London, United Kingdom, which was 5:00 PM EST or 2:00 PM PST on the West Coast of America.
Who broadcast Sheeraz vs Smith?
Sheeraz vs Smith was broadcast on BT Sport 3 in the UK.
What were the odds on Sheeraz vs Smith?
Hamzah Sheeraz was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Jez Smith made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.