Walsh vs Paulin Info
Ryan Walsh beat Lewis Paulin by split decision in their 12 round contest on Friday 28th June 2019 at York Hall in London.
The scorecards were announced as 117-111, 115-114, 113-115 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 Paulin stats
Ryan Walsh stepped into the ring with a record of 23 wins, 2 loses and 2 draws, 11 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Lewis Paulin made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 12 wins and draws, with 3 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Walsh had a large advantage in power over Paulin, boosting at 48% knock out percentage over Paulin's 25%.
Ryan Walsh was the older man by 4 years, at 34 years old.
Ryan Walsh fought out of the orthodox stance, while Lewis Paulin was a southpaw.
Walsh was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 15 more fights, and made his debut in 2008, 7 years and 3 months earlier than Paulin, who’s first professional fight was in 2015. He had fought 19 more professional rounds, 204 to Paulin's 185.
Ryan Walsh went into the fight ranked number 7 by the WBO in the 126lb division.
Walsh vs Paulin form
Walsh had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Reece Bellotti on 22nd December 2018 by split decision in their BBBOC British Featherweight championship fight at The O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to 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.
Going into that contest, 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.
Before that, he had been beaten by Dennis Ceylan on 15th October 2016 by split decision in their 12 round contest at Arena Nord, Frederikshavn, Denmark.
He had beat James Tennyson on 30th April 2016 by technical knockout in the 5th round in their BBBOC British Featherweight championship fight at Copper Box Arena, London, United Kingdom.
What time did Walsh vs Paulin start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 8:00 pm UTC at York Hall, London, United Kingdom, which was 4:00 pm EST or 1:00 pm PST on the West Coast of America, or 9:00 pm BST in the UK.