in the United States
Current rankings @ Super Welterweight
When is Williams vs Mendoza?
Julian Williams could fight Brian Mendoza in Autumn/Fall 2021 in the United States.
The fight would be scheduled for 10 rounds in the Super Welterweight division, which means the weight limit would be 154 pounds (11 stone or 69.8 KG).
Williams vs Mendoza stats
Julian Williams would step into the ring with a record of 27 wins, 2 loses and 1 draw, 16 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Brian Mendoza would make his way to the ring with a record of 19 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 13 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Mendoza would have a slight advantage in power over Williams, with a 68% knock out percentage over Williams' 59%.
Julian Williams is the older man by 31 years, at 31 years old.
Williams has a height advantage of 1 inch over Mendoza. This also extends to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Both Julian Williams & Brian Mendoza fight out of an orthodox stance.
Williams is currently arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 10 more fights, and made his debut in 2010, 11 year and 1 month later than Mendoza, whose first professional fight was in . He has fought 114 more professional rounds, 176 to Mendoza's 62.
Julian Williams goes into the fight ranked number 4 by the WBA, 6 by the WBC, 11 by the IBF and 5 by the RING at super welterweight.
Williams vs Mendoza form
Julian Williams has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he lost to Jeison Rosario on 18th January 2020 by technical knockout in the 5th round in their WBA Super World Super Welterweight and IBF World Junior Middleweight championship fight at Liacouras Center, Pennsylvania, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Jarrett Hurd on 11th May 2019 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Junior Middleweight and WBA Super World Super Welterweight championship fight at Washington, District of Columbia.
Going into that contest, he had beat Nathaniel Gallimore on 7th April 2018 by majority decision in their 12 round contest at Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Nevada.
Before that, he had won against Ishe Smith on 18th November 2017 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Nevada, Afghanistan.
He had been beaten by Jermall Charlo on 10th December 2016 by knockout in the 5th round in their IBF World Junior Middleweight championship fight at USC Galen Center, Los Angeles, United States.
Williams' last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 6 months and 12 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 10 months and 27 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 44 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8.8 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Williams vs Mendoza?
Brian Mendoza is currently (+100) to win the fight outright, while you can get (+100) on Julian Williams if you fancy the incredible upset.