Smith vs Thorley Info
Chris Billam-Smith beat Nathan Thorley by technical knockout in the 2nd round on Friday 7th August 2020 at Matchroom Fight Camp in Essex.
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).
Smith vs Thorley stats
Chris Billam-Smith stepped into the ring with a record of 10 wins, 1 loss and draws, 9 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Nathan Thorley made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 14 wins and draws, with 6 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Billam Smith had a massive power advantage over Thorley, boosting at 90% knock out percentage over Thorley's 43%.
Chris Billam-Smith was the older man by 3 years, at 30 years old.
Thorley had a height advantage of 1 inch over Billam Smith.
Both Chris Billam-Smith & Nathan Thorley fought out of an orthodox stance.
Billam Smith was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 3 less fights, and made his debut in 2017, 2 year and 6 months later than Thorley, who’s first professional fight was in 2015. He had fought 5 less professional rounds, 49 to Thorley's 54.
Chris Billam-Smith went into the fight ranked number 15 by the WBA in the 200lb division.
Smith vs Thorley form
Chris Billam-Smith had stopped 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Craig Glover on 23rd November 2019 by technical knockout in the 5th round in their CBC Commonwealth Cruiserweight championship fight at Echo Arena, Liverpool, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Richard Riakporhe on 20th July 2019 by split decision in their 10 round contest at O2 Arena, London.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Yassine Habachi on 10th May 2019 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Nottingham Arena, Nottinghamshire.
Before that, he had beat Kent Kauppinen on 15th December 2018 by technical knockout in the 6th round at O2 Academy, Dorset.
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 5 fights had come over a period of 1 year 1 month and 10 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 3 months and 11 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 29 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 5.8 rounds on average.
Thorley's last 0 fights had come over a period of , meaning he had been fighting on average every . In those fights, he fought a total of rounds, meaning that they had lasted NAN rounds on average.
What time did Smith vs Thorley start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 pm BST at Matchroom Fight Camp, Essex, United Kingdom, which was 5:00 pm EST or 2:00 pm PST on the West Coast of America.
Who broadcast Smith vs Thorley?
Smith vs Thorley was broadcast on Sky Sports Action in the UK, while the fight was broadcast in the United States by DAZN.