VS
Jan 11 2020
Saturday

Mark G. Etess Arena, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, New Jersey, United States

10 round contest @ Super Middleweight
Cem Kilic
Kilic
Germany flag
15-0-0
TKO 8
TKO 8
14-0-0

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The tape

31
Age
25
5' 10" / 178 cm
Height
6' 0" / 183 cm
75.6" / 192 cm
Reach
71.7" / 182 cm
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Tape record

TKOTKOUDTKOTKO
Form
TKOTKOUDTKOTKO
15
Wins
14
12
By KO
9
80
KO%
64
0
Loses
0
0
Draws
0
2016
Debut
2014

Tape rankings @ Super Middleweight

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The Ring
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WBA
6
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WBC
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15
WBO
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IBF
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Steven Nelson vs Cem Kilic report


Who won Nelson vs Kilic?

Steven Nelson beat Cem Kilic by technical knockout in the 8th round on Saturday, January 11th, 2020, at Mark G. Etess Arena, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, New Jersey.

The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Super Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 168 pounds (12 stone or 76.2 kg).

This fight appeared on the undercard of Jesse Hart's and Joe Smith Jr's clash.

Nelson vs Kilic stats

Back in January 2020, Steven Nelson stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 15 wins, zero losses, and 0 draws, 12 of those wins coming by way of knockout.

Cem Kilic made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 14 wins and 0 draws, with 9 of those by knockout.

The stats suggested Nelson had an advantage in power over Kilic, with a 80% knockout percentage compared to Kilic's 64%.

Steven Nelson was the older man by 6 years, at 31 years old.

Kilic had a height advantage of 2 inches over Nelson. Despite this, he had a 4-inch reach advantage.

Both Steven Nelson and Cem Kilic fought out of an orthodox stance.

Nelson was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 1 more fights, and made his debut in 2016, 1 year and 3 months later than Kilic, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He had fought 14 more professional rounds, totaling 69 compared to Kilic's 55.

Steven Nelson went into the fight ranked number 15 by the WBO at super middleweight.

Cem Kilic was ranked number 6 by the WBA in the 168lb division.

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Nelson's last 4 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 2 months and 29 days, which means he had been fighting approximately every 3 months and 23 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 21 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 5.3 rounds on average.

What time did Nelson vs Kilic start?

The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 PM EST / 7:00 PM PST at Mark G. Etess Arena, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, New Jersey, United States, which was around 3:00 AM GMT in the UK.

Who broadcast Nelson vs Kilic?

Nelson vs Kilic was broadcast on ESPN in the US.

What were the odds on Nelson vs Kilic?

Steven Nelson was a 31/50 (-160) favorite going into the contest, while Cem Kilic made his way into the ring at 6/5 (+120) with oddsmakers.

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Cem Kilic

108

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120

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