Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Semelsberger vs Williams?
Khaos Williams beat Matt Semelsberger by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the prelims of UFC Vegas 29, on Saturday 19th June 2021 in the United States.
The scorecards were announced as 27-30, 28-29, 28-29 in favor of winner Khaos Williams.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 170 pounds (12.1 stone or 77.1 KG).
Semelsberger vs Williams stats
Matt Semelsberger stepped into the ring with a record of 8 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 5 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 1 by submission.
Khaos Williams made his way to the ring with a record of 11 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 6 of those wins by knock out and 1 by submission.
The stats suggested Semelsberger had a slight advantage in power over Williams, with a 63% knock out percentage over Williams' 55%.
Matt Semelsberger was the older man by 1 year, at 28 years old.
Semelsberger had a height advantage of 1 inch over Williams. Despite this, Williams had 2-inch reach advantage.
Semelsberger was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 3 less fights, and made his debut in 2017, 21 days earlier than Williams, whose first professional fight was in 2017. He had fought the same amount of professional rounds, 0 to Williams' 0.
Williams' last 2 fights had come over a period of 10 months and 3 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 5 months and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 4 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.