H Arena, Loire-Atlantique, France
Tape rankings @ Heavyweight
Who won Yoka vs Wallisch?
Tony Yoka beat Michael Wallisch by technical knockout in the 3rd round on Saturday 28th September 2019 at H Arena in Loire-Atlantique.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
Yoka vs Wallisch stats
Tony Yoka stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 6 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 5 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Michael Wallisch made his way to the ring with a record of 20 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 13 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Yoka had advantage in power over Wallisch, with a 83% knock out percentage over Wallisch's 65%.
Tony Yoka was the younger man by 7 years, at 30 years old.
Yoka had a height advantage of 2 inches over Wallisch.
Both Tony Yoka & Michael Wallisch fought out of an orthodox stance.
Yoka was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 16 less fights, and made his debut in 2017, 7 year and 2 months later than Wallisch, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He had fought 46 less professional rounds, 71 to Wallisch's 117.
Yoka vs Wallisch form
Yoka had won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 4 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had won against Petar Milas on 10th September 2021 by technical knockout in the 7th round at Roland Garros, Paris, France.
Previous to that, he had won against Joel Tambwe Djeko on 5th March 2021 by technical knockout in the 12th round at H Arena, Loire-Atlantique.
Going into that contest, he had beat Christian Hammer on 27th November 2020 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at H Arena, Loire-Atlantique.
Before that, he had defeated Johann Duhaupas on 25th September 2020 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Paris, Paris.
He had won against Michael Wallisch on 28th September 2019 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at H Arena, Loire-Atlantique.
Yoka's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 4 months and 9 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 8 months and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 33 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 6.6 rounds on average.
What time did Yoka vs Wallisch start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 9:00 PM UTC at H Arena, Loire-Atlantique, France, which was 5:00 PM EST or 2:00 PM PST on the West Coast of America, or 10:00 PM BST in the UK.
What were the odds on Yoka vs Wallisch?
Tony Yoka was a 1/100 (-10000) favourite going into the contest, while Michael Wallisch made his way into the ring at 16/1 (+1600) with oddsmakers.