Tui Arena, Hannover, Germany
Belts on The Line
Tape rankings @ Super Middleweight
Who won Abraham vs Murray?
Arthur Abraham beat Martin Murray by split decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 21st November 2015 at Tui Arena in Hannover.
The scorecards were announced as 116-111, 115-112, 112-115 in favor of winner Arthur Abraham.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Super Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 168 pounds (12 stone or 76.2 KG).
This contest was for the WBO super middleweight championship of the world.
Abraham vs Murray stats
Arthur Abraham stepped into the ring with a record of 43 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, 29 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Martin Murray made his way to the ring with a record of 32 wins, 2 loses and 1 draw, with 15 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Abraham had advantage in power over Murray, with a 67% knock out percentage over Murray's 47%.
Arthur Abraham was the older man by 2 years, at 42 years old.
Murray had a height advantage of 3 inches over Abraham. That also extended to a 1-inch reach advantage.
Both Arthur Abraham & Martin Murray fought out of an orthodox stance.
Abraham was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 12 more fights, and made his debut in 2003, 4 years and 1 month earlier than Murray, whose first professional fight was in 2007. He had fought 116 more professional rounds, 424 to Murray's 308.
Abraham's last 2 fights had come over a period of 7 years, 11 months and 9 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 3 years, 11 months and 20 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 18 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9 rounds on average.
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