Tape rankings @ Middleweight
Who won Currie vs Henrique?
Will Currie beat Wallison Henrique by submission in the 1st round during the co-main event of Cage Warriors 163: Brown vs. Bachar, on Saturday 11th November 2023 at Indigo At The O2 in London.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 185 pounds (13.2 stone or 83.9 KG).
Currie vs Henrique stats
Will Currie stepped into the octagon with a record of 10 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 3 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 5 by submission.
Wallison Henrique made his way to the cage with a record of 16 wins, 13 loses and 0 draws, with 8 of those wins by knock out and 7 by submission.
The stats suggested Henrique had an advantage in power over Currie, with a 50% knock out percentage over Currie's 30%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Currie had a slight advantage over Henrique, with a 50% submission rate over Henrique's 44%.
Will Currie was the younger man by 4 years, at 25 years old.
Currie was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 16 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2019, 5 year and 11 months later than Henrique, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 17 less professional rounds, 26 to Henrique's 43.
Currie vs Henrique form
Currie had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going to the judges once.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Jorge Bueno at Cage Warriors 157 on 21st July 2023 by knockout in the 2nd round at Indigo At The O2, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Mick Stanton at Cage Warriors 151 on 24th March 2023 by knockout in the 5th round at BT Sports Studio, London.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Michael Tchamou at Cage Warriors 147 on 20th November 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at BT Sport Studio, London.
Before that, he had beat Naglis Kanisauskas at Cage Warriors 141 on 22nd July 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at 02 Arena, London, London, England.
He had won against Patrick Vallee at Cage Warriors 134 on 18th March 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at 02 Arena, London, London, United Kingdom.
Currie's last 5 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 8 months and 14 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 4 months and 4 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 12 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.4 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Currie vs Henrique?
Will Currie was a 1/6 (-590) favourite going into the contest, while Wallison Henrique made his way into the ring at 4/1 (+400) with oddsmakers.