The Star, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Tape rankings @ Super Welterweight
Tim Tszyu vs Joel Camilleri report
Who won Tszyu vs Camilleri?
Tim Tszyu beat Joel Camilleri by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest on Wednesday 15th May 2019 at The Star, Sydney in New South Wales.
The scorecards were announced as 99-91, 98-92, 99-91 in favor of winner Tim Tszyu.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Super Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 154 pounds (11 stone or 69.8 KG).
Tszyu vs Camilleri stats
Tim Tszyu stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 12 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 10 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Joel Camilleri made his way to the ring with a record of 17 wins, 5 loses and 1 draw, with 8 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Tszyu had a massive power advantage over Camilleri, boosting at 83% knock out percentage over Camilleri's 47%.
Tim Tszyu was the younger man by 4 years, at 28 years old.
Tszyu had 3-inch reach advantage.
Both Tim Tszyu & Joel Camilleri fought out of an orthodox stance.
Tszyu was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 11 less fights, and made his debut in 2016, 4 year and 8 months later than Camilleri, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 17 less professional rounds, 116 to Camilleri's 133.
Tim Tszyu went into the fight ranked number 15 by the WBA and 15 by the IBF at super welterweight.
Tszyu vs Camilleri form
Tszyu remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had won against Terrell Gausha on 26th March 2022 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at The Armory, Minneapolis, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Takeshi Inoue on 17th November 2021 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Qudos Bank Arena, New South Wales, Australia.
Going into that contest, he had beat Dennis Hogan on 31st March 2021 by technical knockout in the 5th round at Newcastle Entertainment Centre, Newcastle, New South Wales.
Before that, he had defeated Bowyn Morgan on 16th December 2020 by knockout in the 1st round at Bankwest Stadium, New South Wales.
He had won against Jeff Horn on 26th August 2020 by technical knockout in the 8th round at Queensland Country Bank Stadium, Queensland.
Tszyu's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 7 months and 4 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 38 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7.6 rounds on average.
What time did Tszyu vs Camilleri start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 11:00 AM UTC at The Star, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, which was 7:00 AM EST or 4:00 AM PST on the West Coast of America, or 12:00 PM BST in the UK.
What were the odds on Tszyu vs Camilleri?
Tim Tszyu was a 7/50 (-710) favourite going into the contest, while Joel Camilleri made his way into the ring at 9/2 (+450) with oddsmakers.
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