Jan 18 2020
Saturday

Liacouras Center, Pennsylvania, United States

12 round contest @ Super Welterweight
27-1-1
TKO 5
TKO 5
19-1-1

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Belts on The Line

Vacant WBA Super World Super Welterweight Championship
Vacant IBF World Junior Middleweight Championship

The tape

29
Age
24
5' 11" / 180 cm
Height
5' 11" / 180 cm
72.4" / 184 cm
Reach
70.1" / 178 cm
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Tape record

UDKOMDUDTKO
Form
SDTKOKOUDUD
27
Wins
19
16
By KO
13
59
KO%
68
1
Loses
1
1
Draws
1
2010
Debut
2013

Tape rankings @ Super Welterweight

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The Ring
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WBA
9
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WBC
-
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WBO
-
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IBF
5

Julian Williams vs Jeison Rosario report


Who won Williams vs Rosario?

Jeison Rosario beat Julian Williams by technical knockout in the 5th round on Saturday 18th January 2020 at Liacouras Center in Pennsylvania.

The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Super Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 154 pounds (11 stone or 69.8 KG).

This contest was for the unified super welterweight championship of the world, with the WBA & IBF belts on the line.

The undercard featured the clash of Colbert vs Corrales for the WBA Interim World Super Featherweight championship.

Williams vs Rosario stats

Back in January 2020, Julian Williams stepped into the ring with a record of 27 wins, 1 loss and 1 draw, 16 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Jeison Rosario made his way to the ring with a record of 19 wins, 1 loss and 1 draw, with 13 of those wins by knock out.

The stats suggested Rosario had a slight advantage in power over Williams, with a 68% knock out percentage over Williams' 59%.

Julian Williams was the older man by 5 years, at 29 years old.

Williams had 2-inch reach advantage.

Both Julian Williams & Jeison Rosario fought out of an orthodox stance.

Williams was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 8 more fights, and made his debut in 2010, 3 years earlier than Rosario, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 85 more professional rounds, 203 to Rosario's 118.

Jeison Rosario was ranked number 9 by the WBA and 5 by the IBF in the 154lb division.

Williams vs Rosario form

Williams had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 3 times.

In his last fight before this contest, 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, United States.

Previous to that, he had defeated Nathaniel Gallimore on 7th April 2018 by majority decision in their 12 round contest at Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Nevada.

Going into that contest, he had beat Ishe Smith on 18th November 2017 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Nevada, Afghanistan.

Before that, 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.

He had won against Marcello Matano on 5th March 2016 by technical knockout in the 7th round at Sands Bethlehem Event Center, Bethlehem.

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Williams' last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 10 months and 13 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 9 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 46 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9.2 rounds on average.

Rosario's last 4 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 4 months and 25 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 4 months and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 32 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8 rounds on average.

What time did Williams vs Rosario start?

The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 11:00 PM EST / 8:00 PM PST at Liacouras Center, Pennsylvania, United States, which was around 4:00 AM GMT in the UK.

Who broadcast Williams vs Rosario?

The FOX show is expected to begin at 8:30 PM EST / 5:30 PM PST. The BoxNation broadcast of the card is expected to start at 1:00 AM (GTM).

What were the odds on Williams vs Rosario?

Julian Williams was a 3/100 (-3300) favourite going into the contest, while Jeison Rosario made his way into the ring at 10/1 (+1000) with oddsmakers.

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