Rosvalla Arena, Nyköping, Sweden
Tape rankings @ Light Heavyweight
Who won Skoglund vs Edwards?
Erik Skoglund beat Derek Edwards by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest on Saturday 19th December 2015 at Rosvalla Arena in Nyköping.
The scorecards were announced as 99-92, 100-90, 99-91 in favor of winner Erik Skoglund.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 175 pounds (12.5 stone or 79.4 KG).
Skoglund vs Edwards stats
Erik Skoglund stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 23 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 11 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Derek Edwards made his way to the ring with a record of 27 wins, 5 loses and 1 draw, with 14 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Edwards had a slight advantage in power over Skoglund, with a 52% knock out percentage over Skoglund's 48%.
Erik Skoglund was the younger man by 11 years, at 31 years old.
Skoglund had a height advantage of 3 inches over Edwards.
Both Erik Skoglund & Derek Edwards fought out of an orthodox stance.
Skoglund was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 10 less fights, and made his debut in 2010, 7 year and 6 months later than Edwards, whose first professional fight was in 2002. He had fought 3 less professional rounds, 182 to Edwards' 185.
Edwards' last 2 fights had come over a period of 7 years, 9 months and 9 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 3 years, 10 months and 20 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 22 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 11 rounds on average.
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