Walsh vs McCullagh Info
Ryan Walsh beat Tyrone McCullagh by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest on Friday 21st February 2020 at York Hall in London.
The scorecards were announced as 97-91, 96-92, 97-91 in favor of winner Ryan Walsh.
The fight took place over rounds in the Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 126 pounds (9 stone or 57.1 KG).
Walsh vs McCullagh stats
Ryan Walsh stepped into the ring with a record of 25 wins, 2 loses and 2 draws, 12 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Tyrone McCullagh 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 Walsh had a slight advantage in power over McCullagh, with a 48% knock out percentage over McCullagh's 43%.
Ryan Walsh was the older man by 4 years, at 34 years old.
Walsh had a height advantage of 1 inch over McCullagh.
Both Ryan Walsh & Tyrone McCullagh fought out of an orthodox stance.
Walsh was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 15 more fights, and made his debut in 2008, 7 years and 5 months earlier than McCullagh, who’s first professional fight was in 2015. He had fought 123 more professional rounds, 204 to McCullagh's 81.
Ryan Walsh went into the fight ranked number 15 by the WBC, 3 by the WBO and 12 by the IBF in the 126lb division.
Tyrone McCullagh was ranked number 8 by the WBO in the 126lb division.
Walsh vs McCullagh form
Walsh had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had won against Hairon Socarras on 4th October 2019 by technical knockout in the 9th round at York Hall, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had won against Lewis Paulin on 28th June 2019 by split decision in their BBBOC British Featherweight championship fight at York Hall, London.
Going into that contest, he had beat Reece Bellotti on 22nd December 2018 by split decision in their BBBOC British Featherweight championship fight at The O2 Arena, London.
Before that, he had drawn with Isaac Lowe on 17th February 2018 by split draw in their BBBOC British Featherweight championship fight at Manchester Arena, Manchester.
He had defeated Marco McCullough on 20th May 2017 by technical knockout in the 11th round in their BBBOC British Featherweight championship fight at Copper Box Arena, London.
Tyrone McCullagh had beaten 2 of his last 2 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had won against Carlos Araujo on 4th October 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at York Hall, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had won against Josh Kennedy on 5th October 2018 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Titanic Exhibition Centre, Northern Ireland.
Walsh's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years 4 months and 14 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 4 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 56 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 11.2 rounds on average.
McCullagh's last 2 fights had come over a period of 11 months and 29 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 3 months and 1 day. In those fights, he fought a total of 20 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 10 rounds on average.
What time did Walsh vs McCullagh start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 8:30 pm GMT at York Hall, London, United Kingdom, which was 3:30 pm EST or 12:30 pm PST on the West Coast of America.