Briedis vs Glowacki

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  • Briedis vs Glowacki
  • 25-1-0 31-1-0
  • TKO 3 TKO 3
  • Saturday 15th June 2019
  • Arena Riga, Riga, Latvia
  • Vacant WBO World Cruiserweight Championship
  • 12 Round Contest @ Cruiserweight
  • Tape
  • 34 age 32
  • 6' 1" / 186cm height 6' 0" / 183cm
  • 74.8" / 190cm reach 75.2" / 191cm
  • Orthodox (r) stance Southpaw (l)
  • tape record
  • UD UD MD UD UD < form UD UD UD KO UD <
  • 25 wins 31
  • 18 by ko 19
  • 72% Ko% 61%
  • 1 Losses 1
  • 0 draws 0
  • 2009 Debut 2008
  • tape rankings @ Cruiserweight
  • WBA
  • WBC
  • 2 WBO
  • IBF

Briedis vs Glowacki Info

Mairis Briedis beat Krzysztof Glowacki by technical knockout in the 3rd round on Saturday 15th June 2019 at Arena Riga in Riga.

The fight took place over rounds in the Cruiserweight division, which meant the weight limit was 200 pounds (14.3 stone or 90.7 KG).

This contest was for the vacant WBO cruiserweight championship of the world.

Briedis vs Glowacki stats

Mairis Briedis stepped into the ring with a record of 25 wins, 1 loss and draws, 18 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Krzysztof Glowacki made his way to the ring with a record of 31 wins, 1 loss and draws, with 19 of those wins by knock out.

The stats suggested Briedis had advantage in power over Glowacki, with a 72% knock out percentage over Glowacki's 61%.

Mairis Briedis was the older man by 1 year, at 35 years old.

Briedis had a height advantage of 1 inch over Glowacki. Despite this, both fighters had equal reach.

Mairis Briedis fought out of the orthodox stance, while Krzysztof Glowacki was a southpaw.

Briedis was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 6 less fights, and made his debut in 2009, 1 year later than Glowacki, who’s first professional fight was in 2008. He had fought 41 less professional rounds, 152 to Glowacki's 193.

Mairis Briedis went into the fight ranked number 2 by the WBO in the 200lb division.

Briedis vs Glowacki form

Briedis had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 3 times.

In his last fight before this contest, he had beat Krzysztof Glowacki on 15th June 2019 by technical knockout in the 3rd round in their WBO World Cruiserweight championship fight at Arena Riga, Riga, Latvia.

Previous to that, he had beat Noel ‘Gevor’ Mikaelian on 10th November 2018 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at UIC Pavilion, Illinois, United States.

Going into that contest, he had won against Brandon Deslaurier on 21st July 2018 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Olimpiyskiy, Moscow, Russia.

Before that, he had been beaten by Oleksandr Usyk on 27th January 2018 by majority decision in their WBC World Cruiserweight and WBO World Cruiserweight championship fight at Arena Riga, Riga, Latvia.

He had beat Mike Perez on 30th September 2017 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Cruiserweight championship fight at Arena Riga, Riga.

Glowacki had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance twice.

In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Maksim Vlasov on 10th November 2018 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at UIC Pavilion, Illinois, United States.

Previous to that, he had defeated Santander Silgado on 12th May 2018 by knockout in the 1st round at Hala Sportowa, Osiedle Dolne Miasto 14A, Walcz, Poland.

Going into that contest, he had won against Serhiy Radchenko on 10th February 2018 by unanimous decision in their 8 round contest at Hala Nysa, ul. Sudecka 23, Nysa.

Before that, he had defeated Leonardo Damian Bruzzese on 30th September 2017 by technical knockout in the 5th round at Arena Riga, Riga, Latvia.

He had lost to Oleksandr Usyk on 17th September 2016 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Cruiserweight championship fight at Ergo Arena, Gdansk, Poland.

Activity check

In terms of activity leading into the fight, Mairis Briedis had been fighting more than Krzysztof Glowacki.

Going to this contest, Mairis Briedis had last fought 1 year 4 months and 12 days ago, while Krzysztof Glowacki's last outing had been 1 year 11 months and 17 days ago.

Briedis' last 5 fights had come over a period of 1 year 8 months and 16 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 5 months and 4 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 49 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9.8 rounds on average.

Glowacki's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years 1 month and 24 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 15 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 38 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7.6 rounds on average.

What time did Briedis vs Glowacki start?

The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 9:00 pm UTC at Arena Riga, Riga, Latvia, 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 Briedis vs Glowacki?

Briedis vs Glowacki was broadcast on Sky Sports Arena in the UK, while the fight was broadcast in the United States by DAZN.

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