ESPRIT arena, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Belts on The Line
Tape rankings @ Heavyweight
Who won Klitschko vs Chambers?
Wladimir Klitschko beat Eddie Chambers by knockout in the 12th round on Saturday 20th March 2010 at ESPRIT arena in Nordrhein-Westfalen.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
This contest was for the unified heavyweight championship of the world, with the IBF, WBO & The Ring belts on the line.
Klitschko vs Chambers stats
Wladimir Klitschko stepped into the ring with a record of 53 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 46 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Eddie Chambers made his way to the ring with a record of 35 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 18 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Klitschko had a massive power advantage over Chambers, boosting at 87% knock out percentage over Chambers' 51%.
Wladimir Klitschko was the older man by 6 years, at 45 years old.
Klitschko had a height advantage of 5 inches over Chambers. That also extended to a 6-inch reach advantage.
Both Wladimir Klitschko & Eddie Chambers fought out of an orthodox stance.
Klitschko was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 20 more fights, and made his debut in 1996, 4 years and 1 month earlier than Chambers, whose first professional fight was in 2000. He had fought 70 more professional rounds, 369 to Chambers' 299.
What were the odds on Klitschko vs Chambers?
Wladimir Klitschko was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Eddie Chambers made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.