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Liam Williams vs Denzel Bentley preview
When is Williams vs Bentley?
Liam Williams could face Denzel Bentley in Summer 2023 in the United Kingdom.
The fight would be scheduled for 12 rounds in the Middleweight division, which means the weight limit would be 160 pounds (11.4 stone or 72.6 KG).
Williams vs Bentley stats
Liam Williams would step into the ring with a record of 24 wins, 4 loses and 1 draw, 19 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Denzel Bentley would make his way to the ring with a record of 18 wins, 2 loses and 1 draw, with 15 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Bentley would have a slight advantage in power over Williams, with a 83% knock out percentage over Williams' 79%.
Liam Williams is the older man by 3 years, at 31 years old.
Both Liam Williams & Denzel Bentley fight out of an orthodox stance.
Williams is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 8 more fights, and made his debut in 2011, 5 years and 10 months earlier than Bentley, whose first professional fight was in 2017. He has fought 66 more professional rounds, 147 to Bentley's 81.
Liam Williams goes into the fight ranked number 11 by the WBC at middleweight.
Denzel Bentley is currently ranked number 11 by the WBO in the 160lb division.
Williams vs Bentley form
Liam Williams has stopped 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he defeated Nizar Trimech on 25th November 2022 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at York Hall, Bethnal Green, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Chris Eubank Jr on 5th February 2022 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Motorpoint Arena, Wales.
Going into that contest, he had lost to Demetrius Andrade on 17th April 2021 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Middleweight championship fight at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Florida, United States.
Before that, he had defeated Andrew Robinson on 10th October 2020 by knockout in the 1st round in their BBBOC British Middleweight championship fight at BT Sport Studio, London, United Kingdom.
He had beat Alantez Fox on 21st December 2019 by technical knockout in the 5th round at Copper Box Arena, London.
Bentley has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he won against Kieran Smith on 15th April 2023 by knockout in the 1st round in their BBBOC British Middleweight championship fight at Copper Box Arena, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, Hackney Wick, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Zhanibek Alimkhanuly on 12th November 2022 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Middleweight championship fight at Palms Casino Resort, Las Vegas, United States.
Going into that contest, he had won against Marcus Morrison on 16th September 2022 by technical knockout in the 4th round in their BBBOC British Middleweight championship fight at York Hall, Bethnal Green, United Kingdom.
Before that, he had beat Linus Udofia on 13th May 2022 by split decision in their BBBOC British Middleweight championship fight at Indigo at The O2, London.
He had defeated Sam Evans on 6th November 2021 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Utilita Arena, West Midlands.
In terms of recent activity, Denzel Bentley has been fighting more than Liam Williams.
Liam Williams last fought 6 months and 11 days ago, while Denzel Bentley's last outing was 1 month and 21 days ago.
Williams' last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 5 months and 15 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 9 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 32 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 6.4 rounds on average.
Bentley's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 6 months and 30 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 3 months and 25 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 32 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 6.4 rounds on average.
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