Sport and Congress Center, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany
Tape rankings @ Super Middleweight
Who won Braehmer vs Brant?
Juergen Braehmer beat Rob Brant by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Friday 27th October 2017 at Sport and Congress Center in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern.
The scorecards were announced as 116-112, 119-109, 118-110 in favor of winner Juergen Braehmer.
The fight took place over 12 rounds in the Super Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 168 pounds (12 stone or 76.2 KG).
This was a quarter final of the World Boxing Super Series.
Braehmer vs Brant stats
Juergen Braehmer stepped into the ring with a record of 48 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws.
Rob Brant made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 22 wins and 0 draws.
The stats suggested that Braehmer and Brant have similar power, both with a 0% knock out percentage.
Juergen Braehmer was the older man by 12 years, at 42 years old.
Brant had a height advantage of 1 inch over Braehmer. Despite this, he had 1-inch reach advantage.
Juergen Braehmer fought out of the southpaw stance, while Rob Brant was an orthodox fighter.
Braehmer was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 29 more fights, and made his debut in 1999, 12 years and 6 months earlier than Brant, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 199 more professional rounds, 317 to Brant's 118.
Juergen Braehmer went into the fight ranked number 13 by the WBC in the 168lb division.
Braehmer vs Brant form
Braehmer had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Nathan Cleverly on 1st October 2016 by in the 6th round in their WBA World Light Heavyweight championship fight at Jahnsportforum, Neubrandenburg, Germany.
Previous to that, he had defeated Eduard Gutknecht on 12th March 2016 by unanimous decision in their WBA World Light Heavyweight championship fight at Jahnsportforum, Neubrandenburg.
Going into that contest, he had beat Konni Konrad on 5th September 2015 by technical knockout in the 7th round in their WBA World Light Heavyweight championship fight at Energie Verbund-Arena, Dresden.
Before that, he had won against Robin Krasniqi on 21st March 2015 by technical knockout in the 9th round in their WBA World Light Heavyweight championship fight at Germany, Rostock.
He had beat Pawel Glazewski on 6th December 2014 by knockout in the 1st round in their WBA World Light Heavyweight championship fight at EWE-Arena, Oldenburg.
Brant had won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 4 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Alexis Hloros on 20th January 2017 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Grand Casino, Hinckley, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Chris Fitzpatrick on 5th August 2016 by knockout in the 3rd round at Pechanga Resort & Casino, Temecula.
Going into that contest, he had won against Delray Raines on 15th April 2016 by knockout in the 1st round at Grand Casino, Hinckley.
Before that, he had defeated Decarlo Perez on 22nd January 2016 by knockout in the 4th round at Casino Del Sol, Tucson.
He had beat Louis Rose on 23rd October 2015 by majority decision in their 10 round contest at Celebrity Theater, Phoenix.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Rob Brant had been fighting more than Juergen Braehmer.
Going to this contest, Juergen Braehmer had last fought 4 years, 3 months and 25 days ago, while Rob Brant's last outing had been 4 years and 6 days ago.
Braehmer's last 5 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 9 months and 25 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 5 months and 15 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 35 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7 rounds on average.
Brant's last 5 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 2 months and 28 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 3 months and 23 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 19 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3.8 rounds on average.
What time did Braehmer vs Brant start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 9:00 pm UTC at Sport and Congress Center, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany, 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.
Who broadcast Braehmer vs Brant?
Braehmer vs Brant was broadcast on ITV Box Office Free-to-Air in the UK.