Beau Rivage Resort & Casino, Biloxi, United States
Tape rankings @ Light Heavyweight
Who won Williams Jr vs Savigne?
Thomas Williams Jr beat Umberto Savigne by technical knockout in the 2nd round on Friday 13th November 2015 at Beau Rivage Resort & Casino in Biloxi.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 175 pounds (12.5 stone or 79.4 KG).
Williams Jr vs Savigne stats
Thomas Williams Jr stepped into the ring with a record of 18 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 12 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Umberto Savigne made his way to the ring with a record of 12 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 9 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Savigne had a slight advantage in power over Williams Jr, with a 75% knock out percentage over Williams Jr's 67%.
Thomas Williams Jr was the younger man by 9 years, at 33 years old.
Savigne had 3-inch reach advantage.
Thomas Williams Jr fought out of the southpaw stance, while Umberto Savigne was an orthodox fighter.
Williams Jr was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 5 more fights, and made his debut in 2010, 1 year and 1 month later than Savigne, whose first professional fight was in 2009. He had fought 31 more professional rounds, 82 to Savigne's 51.
Williams Jr's last 2 fights had come over a period of 6 years, 9 months and 10 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 3 years, 4 months and 21 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 15 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7.5 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Williams Jr vs Savigne?
Thomas Williams Jr was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Umberto Savigne made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.