Merhy vs Crenz Info
Ryad Merhy beat Cesar David Crenz by knockout in the 3rd round on Saturday 4th May 2019 at Spiroudome Arena in Hainaut.
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 was of the World Boxing Super Series.
Merhy vs Crenz stats
Ryad Merhy stepped into the ring with a record of 27 wins, 1 loss and draws, 22 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Cesar David Crenz made his way to the ring with a record of 23 wins, 11 loses and draws, with 13 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Merhy had a large advantage in power over Crenz, boosting at 81% knock out percentage over Crenz's 57%.
Ryad Merhy was the younger man by 13 years, at 27 years old.
Both Ryad Merhy & Cesar David Crenz fought out of an orthodox stance.
Merhy was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 6 less fights, and made his debut in 2013, 11 year later than Crenz, who’s first professional fight was in 2002. He had fought 2 more professional rounds, 144 to Crenz's 142.
Merhy vs Crenz form
Merhy had beaten 3 of his last 4 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Samuel Clarkson on 15th December 2018 by knockout in the 4th round at Spiroudome Arena, Hainaut, Belgium.
Previous to that, he had defeated Demetrius Banks on 20th October 2018 by unanimous decision in their 8 round contest at Country Hall de Liège, Liege.
Going into that contest, he had beat Soso Abuladze on 29th June 2018 by knockout in the 6th round at Belleheide Center, Oost-Vlaanderen.
Before that, he had been beaten by Arsen Goulamirian on 24th March 2018 by technical knockout in the 11th round in their WBA World Cruiserweight championship fight at Palais des Sports, Bouches-du-Rhône, France.
Crenz had lost to all of his last 1 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Ruslan Fayfer on 25th March 2017 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Qin Shi Huang Restaurant, Saint Petersburg, Russia.
Merhy's last 4 fights had come over a period of 8 months and 21 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 months and 7 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 29 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7.3 rounds on average.
Crenz's last 1 fights had come over a period of , meaning he had been fighting on average every . In those fights, he fought a total of 2 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.