Smith vs Thorley Info
Chris Billam-Smith is set to face Nathan Thorley on Friday 7th August 2020 at Matchroom Fight Camp in Essex.
The fight is scheduled for 12 rounds in the Cruiserweight division, which means the weight limit will be 200 pounds (14.3 stone or 90.7 KG).
Billam Smith will be defending CBC Commonwealth Cruiserweight Championship for the first time. He won this belt against Craig Glover in November 2019. He had held this belt for 7 months and 18 days.
This fight will appear on the undercard of Terri Harper's and Natasha Jonas' clash . Also, on the undercard will be Anthony Fowler's and Adam Harper's clash .
Smith vs Thorley stats
Chris Billam-Smith steps into the ring with a record of 10 wins and 1 loss, 9 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Nathan Thorley will make his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 14 wins, with 6 of those by knock out.
The stats suggest Billam Smith has a massive power advantage over Thorley, boosting at 90% knock out percentage over Thorley's 43%.
Chris Billam-Smith is the older man by 2 years, at 29 years old.
Both Chris Billam-Smith & Nathan Thorley fight out of an orthodox stance.
Billam Smith is 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 has fought 5 less professional rounds, 47 to Thorley's 52.
Smith vs Thorley form
Chris Billam-Smith has stopped all of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he 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.
What time does Smith vs Thorley start?
The fighters are expected to ringwalk at around 9:00 pm UTC at Matchroom Fight Camp, Essex, United Kingdom, which is 5:00 pm EST or 2:00 pm PST on the West Coast of America, or 10:00 pm BST in the UK.
Who is showing Smith vs Thorley?
Smith vs Thorley will be broadcast on Sky Sports Action in the UK, while the fight will be broadcast in the United States by DAZN.
How do you stream Smith vs Thorley?
In the UK you can stream Smith vs Thorley via NowTV. They allow you to stream Sky Sports boxing cards via their app, based on a 24 hour, weekly or monthly passes. You’ll also get access to 11 Sky Sports Channels during your pass period. They also do a monthly smartphone only pass for £5.99, which is great if you need to catch Smith vs Thorley on the move.
24 hours of NowTV is £8.99, 1 week of NowTV is £14.99, 1 month of NowTV is 33.99 and 1 month (mobile only) costs £5.99.
Existing or new Sky Sports subscribers can stream Smith vs Thorley, and all Sky boxing cards, via the Sky Go App. This is free is you’re already a Sky Sports TV customer. It’s available for Apple, Android, Firestick, Roku and games consoles.
The stream is free for existing Sky Sports Action customers, while 1 month (for tv) costs £45.
In the US you can stream Smith vs Thorley via the DAZN app and platform. You can download the app for PC, Apple, Android, Fire TV, Roku, your Smart TV and many others. Note: You save over 60% if you pay for a full year of DAZN.
1 month of DAZN is $19.99, while 1 year costs $99.99.