Stevenson vs Williams Jr Info
Adonis Stevenson beat Thomas Williams Jr by knockout in the 4th round on Friday 29th July 2016 at Centre Videotron in Quebec City.
The fight took place over rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 175 pounds (12.5 stone or 79.4 KG).
This was of the World Boxing Super Series.
This contest was for the WBC light heavyweight championship of the world.
Stevenson vs Williams Jr stats
Adonis Stevenson stepped into the ring with a record of 27 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 22 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Thomas Williams Jr made his way to the ring with a record of 20 wins, 1 loss and draws, with 14 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Stevenson had advantage in power over Williams Jr, with a 81% knock out percentage over Williams Jr's 70%.
Adonis Stevenson was the older man by 10 years, at 42 years old.
Williams Jr had a height advantage of 2 inches over Stevenson. Despite this, he had 5-inch reach advantage.
Both Adonis Stevenson & Thomas Williams Jr fought out of a southpaw stance.
Stevenson was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 7 more fights, and made his debut in 2006, 4 years and 1 month earlier than Williams Jr, who’s first professional fight was in 2010. He had fought 72 more professional rounds, 154 to Williams Jr's 82.
Stevenson vs Williams Jr form
Stevenson had won 4 of his most recent fights, stopping 2 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Tommy Karpency on 11th September 2015 by technical knockout in the 3rd round in their WBC World Light heavyweight and The Ring Light Heavyweight championship fight at Ricoh Coliseum, Toronto, Canada.
Previous to that, he had defeated Sakio Bika on 4th April 2015 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Light heavyweight and The Ring Light Heavyweight championship fight at Pepsi Coliseum, Quebec City.
Going into that contest, he had beat Dmitry Sukhotsky on 19th December 2014 by knockout in the 5th round in their WBC World Light heavyweight championship fight at Pepsi Coliseum, Quebec City.
Before that, he had won against Andrzej Fonfara on 24th May 2014 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Light heavyweight championship fight at Bell Centre, Montreal.
Williams Jr had beaten 3 of his last 4 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had beat Edwin Rodriguez on 30th April 2016 by knockout in the 2nd round at StubHub Center, Carson, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Umberto Savigne on 13th November 2015 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Beau Rivage Resort & Casino, Biloxi.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Michael Gbenga on 12th December 2014 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at UIC Pavilion, Chicago.
Before that, he had been beaten by Gabriel Campillo on 1st August 2014 by unanimous decision in the 5th round at Little Creek Casino Resort, Shelton.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Thomas Williams Jr had been fighting more than Adonis Stevenson.
Going to this contest, Adonis Stevenson had last fought 10 months and 18 days ago, while Thomas Williams Jr's last outing had been 2 months and 29 days ago.
Stevenson's last 4 fights had come over a period of 1 year and 3 months, meaning he had been fighting on average every 3 months and 28 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 32 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8 rounds on average.
Williams Jr's last 4 fights had come over a period of 1 year and 8 months, meaning he had been fighting on average every 5 months and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 19 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 4.8 rounds on average.