Tape rankings @ Super Middleweight
Who won Parker vs Alexander?
Zach Parker beat Vaughn Alexander by technical knockout in the 2nd round on Friday 26th March 2021 at Copper Box Arena, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in London.
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).
Also, on the undercard Sam Maxwell was victorious over Ben Fields and Brad Foster beat Alvaro Rodriguez.
Parker vs Alexander stats
Zach Parker stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 19 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 13 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Vaughn Alexander made his way to the ring with a record of 15 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, with 9 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Parker had a slight advantage in power over Alexander, with a 68% knock out percentage over Alexander's 60%.
Zach Parker was the younger man by 8 years, at 27 years old.
Both Zach Parker & Vaughn Alexander fought out of an orthodox stance.
Parker was the less experienced professional fighter, having had the same amount of fights, and made his debut in 2015, 11 year and 3 months later than Alexander, whose first professional fight was in 2004. He had fought 7 less professional rounds, 99 to Alexander's 106.
Zach Parker went into the fight ranked number 1 by the WBO and 12 by the IBF at super middleweight.
Parker vs Alexander form
Parker remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had beat Rohan Murdock on 7th March 2020 by technical knockout in the 11th round in their WBO World Super Middleweight eliminator fight at Manchester Arena, Lancashire, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had beat Darryll Williams on 3rd November 2018 by split decision in their BBBOC British Super Middleweight championship fight at The SSE Hydro, Scotland.
Going into that contest, he had won against Geard Ajetovic on 14th July 2018 by unanimous decision in their 8 round contest at Baden-Arena, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.
Before that, he had beat Adasat Rodriguez on 17th February 2018 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Manchester Arena, Manchester, United Kingdom.
He had defeated Matingu Kindele on 7th October 2017 by unanimous decision in their 8 round contest at Hanns-Martin-Schleyer Halle, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.
Parker's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 1 month and 23 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 30 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 41 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.2 rounds on average.
What time did Parker vs Alexander start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 PM GMT at Copper Box Arena, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London, United Kingdom, which was 6:00 PM EST or 3:00 PM PST on the West Coast of America.
Who broadcast Parker vs Alexander?
Parker vs Alexander was broadcast on BT Sport 1 in the UK.
What were the odds on Parker vs Alexander?
Zach Parker was a 1/20 (-1999) favourite going into the contest, while Vaughn Alexander made his way into the ring at 9/1 (+900) with oddsmakers.