Belts on The Line
Tape rankings @ Middleweight
Who won Williams vs Mullender?
Liam Williams beat Joe Mullender by knockout in the 2nd round on Friday 8th March 2019 at Royal Albert Hall in London.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 160 pounds (11.4 stone or 72.6 KG).
This fight appeared on the undercard of Daniel Dubois beating Razvan Cojanu. Also, on the undercard Anthony Yarde beat Travis Reeves and Johnny Garton was overcome by Chris Jenkins for the BBBOC British Welterweight title.
Williams vs Mullender stats
Back in March 2019, Liam Williams stepped into the ring with a record of 19 wins, 2 loses and 1 draw, 14 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Joe Mullender made his way to the ring with a record of 11 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 5 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Williams had a large advantage in power over Mullender, boosting at 74% knock out percentage over Mullender's 45%.
Liam Williams was the younger man by 6 years, at 27 years old.
Both Liam Williams & Joe Mullender fought out of an orthodox stance.
Williams was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 9 more fights, and made his debut in 2011, 6 months earlier than Mullender, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 44 more professional rounds, 147 to Mullender's 103.
Liam Williams went into the fight ranked number 10 by the WBO at middleweight.
Williams vs Mullender form
Liam Williams had stopped 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had won against Mark Heffron on 22nd December 2018 by technical knockout in the 10th round in their BBBOC British Middleweight championship fight at Manchester Arena, Manchester, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Liam Smith on 11th November 2017 by majority decision in their 12 round contest at Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle.
Going into that contest, he had lost to Liam Smith on 8th April 2017 by technical knockout in the 9th round at Manchester Arena, Manchester.
Before that, he had won against Gabor Gorbics on 26th November 2016 by technical knockout in the 8th round at Motorpoint Arena, Cardiff.
He had beat Gary Corcoran on 16th July 2016 by technical knockout in the 11th round in their BBBOC British Super Welterweight championship fight at Ice Arena Wales, Cardiff.
Williams' last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 7 months and 20 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 12 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 50 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 10 rounds on average.
What time did Williams vs Mullender start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 8:00 PM GMT at Royal Albert Hall, London, United Kingdom, which was 3:00 PM EST or 12:00 PM PST on the West Coast of America.
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What were the odds on Williams vs Mullender?
Liam Williams was a 3/100 (-3300) favourite going into the contest, while Joe Mullender made his way into the ring at 10/1 (+1000) with oddsmakers.