Tape rankings @ Middleweight
Who won Stanton vs Smith?
Mick Stanton beat George Smith by , during the main card of Cage Warriors 123, on Thursday 24th June 2021 at York Hall in London.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Mick Stanton.
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).
Stanton vs Smith stats
Mick Stanton stepped into the ring with a record of 6 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, 1 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 1 by submission.
George Smith made his way to the ring with a record of 5 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 1 of those wins by knock out and 3 by submission.
The stats suggested Smith had a slight advantage in power over Stanton, with a 20% knock out percentage over Stanton's 17%.
Mick Stanton was the older man by 8 years, at 35 years old.
Stanton was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 5 more fights, and made his debut in 2016, 1 year and 7 months earlier than Smith, whose first professional fight was in 2018. He had fought 21 more professional rounds, 32 to Smith's 11.
Stanton vs Smith form
Mick Stanton had beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Madars Fleminas at Cage Warriors 118 on 11th December 2020 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at York Hall, London, England.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Aaron Khalid at Cage Warriors 114 on 24th September 2020 by unanimous decision in the 1st round at BEC Arena, Manchester.
Going into that contest, he had lost to James Webb at Cage Warriors 112 on 7th March 2020 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at BEC Arena, Manchester.
Before that, he had won against Michael Younis at Cage Warriors 109 on 26th October 2019 by unanimous decision in the 2nd round at Resorts World Arena, Birmingham.
He had beat Alex Montagnani at Cage Warriors 105 on 31st May 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Colchester Charter Hall, Colchester.
Stanton's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 11 months and 19 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 5 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 12 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.4 rounds on average.