Tape rankings @ Heavyweight
Who won Kuzmin vs Silva?
Sergey Kuzmin beat Igor Adiel Macedo da Silva by technical knockout in the 10th round on Friday 26th November 2021 in Moscow.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
Kuzmin vs Silva stats
Sergey Kuzmin stepped into the ring with a record of 15 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 11 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Igor Adiel Macedo da Silva made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 10 wins and 0 draws, with 10 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Silva had a large advantage in power over Kuzmin, boosting at 100% knock out percentage over Kuzmin's 73%.
Sergey Kuzmin was the older man by 34 years, at 34 years old.
Kuzmin had a height advantage of 1 inch over Silva. Despite this, Silva had 1-inch reach advantage.
Both Sergey Kuzmin & Igor Adiel Macedo da Silva fought out of an orthodox stance.
Kuzmin was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 7 more fights, and made his debut in 2014, 3 years earlier than Silva, whose first professional fight was in 2017. He had fought 73 more professional rounds, 95 to Silva's 22.
Kuzmin vs Silva form
Kuzmin had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Martin Bakole Ilunga on 12th December 2020 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Wembley (SSE) Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Michael Hunter on 13th September 2019 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Madison Square Garden, New York, United States.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Joey Dawejko on 9th March 2019 by majority decision in their 10 round contest at Turning Stone Resort & Casino, New York.
Before that, he had beat David Price on 22nd September 2018 by technical knockout in the 4th round at Wembley Stadium, London, United Kingdom.
He had won against Jeremiah Karpency on 21st April 2018 by knockout in the 6th round at Kings Theatre, New York, United States.
Kuzmin's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 7 months and 9 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 8 months and 20 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 42 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.4 rounds on average.
What time did Kuzmin vs Silva start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 7:00 PM UTC at Moscow, Russia, which was 2:00 PM EST or 11:00 AM PST on the West Coast of America, or 7:00 PM GMT in the UK.
What were the odds on Kuzmin vs Silva?
Sergey Kuzmin was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Igor Adiel Macedo da Silva made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.