Tape rankings @ Super Middleweight
Who won Parker vs Khusanov?
Zach Parker beat Sherzod Khusanov by knockout in the 1st round on Saturday 10th July 2021 at Royal Albert Hall 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).
This fight appeared on the undercard of Lyndon Arthur beating Davide Faraci. Also, on the undercard Archie Sharp beat Diego Andrade Chavez.
Parker vs Khusanov stats
Zach Parker stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 20 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 14 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Sherzod Khusanov made his way to the ring with a record of 22 wins, 2 loses and 1 draw, with 10 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Parker had a large advantage in power over Khusanov, boosting at 70% knock out percentage over Khusanov's 45%.
Zach Parker was the older man by 28 years, at 28 years old.
Parker had a height advantage of 1 inch over Khusanov.
Both Zach Parker & Sherzod Khusanov fought out of an orthodox stance.
Parker was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 5 less fights, and made his debut in 2015, 7 year and 1 month later than Khusanov, whose first professional fight was in . He had fought 59 less professional rounds, 99 to Khusanov's 158.
Zach Parker went into the fight ranked number 14 by the WBC, 1 by the WBO and 13 by the IBF at super middleweight.
Parker vs Khusanov form
Parker remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had beat Vaughn Alexander on 26th March 2021 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Copper Box Arena, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, 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.
Going into that contest, he had won against Darryll Williams on 3rd November 2018 by split decision in their BBBOC British Super Middleweight championship fight at The SSE Hydro, Scotland.
Before that, he had beat Geard Ajetovic on 14th July 2018 by unanimous decision in their 8 round contest at Baden-Arena, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.
He had defeated Adasat Rodriguez on 17th February 2018 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Manchester Arena, Manchester, United Kingdom.
Parker's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 5 months and 30 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 10 months and 24 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 35 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7 rounds on average.
What time did Parker vs Khusanov start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 7:00 PM BST at Royal Albert Hall, London, United Kingdom, which was 2:00 PM EST or 11:00 AM PST on the West Coast of America.
Who broadcast Parker vs Khusanov?
Parker vs Khusanov was broadcast on BT Sport 1 in the UK.
What were the odds on Parker vs Khusanov?
Zach Parker was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Sherzod Khusanov made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.