Skoglund vs Liebenberg Info
Erik Skoglund beat Ryno Liebenberg by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 23rd April 2016 at Johanneshov in Stockholm.
The scorecards were announced as 117-111, 117-111, 115-113 in favor of winner Erik Skoglund.
The fight took place over rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 175 pounds (12.5 stone or 79.4 KG).
Skoglund vs Liebenberg stats
Erik Skoglund stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 24 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 11 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Ryno Liebenberg made his way to the ring with a record of 17 wins, 2 loses and draws, with 12 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Liebenberg had a large advantage in power over Skoglund, boosting at 71% knock out percentage over Skoglund's 46%.
Erik Skoglund was the younger man by 7 years, at 29 years old.
Both Erik Skoglund & Ryno Liebenberg fought out of an orthodox stance.
Skoglund was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 5 more fights, and made his debut in 2010, 2 months earlier than Liebenberg, who’s first professional fight was in 2010. He had fought 27 more professional rounds, 182 to Liebenberg's 155.
Skoglund vs Liebenberg form
Erik Skoglund had beaten 4 of his last 4 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had won against Derek Edwards on 19th December 2015 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Rosvalla Arena, Nyköping, Sweden.
Previous to that, he had won against Oleksandr Cherviak on 19th September 2015 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Rosvalla Arena, Nyköping.
Going into that contest, he had beat Glen Johnson on 13th December 2014 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at MusikTeatret, Albertslund, Denmark.
Before that, he had defeated Stefano Abatangelo on 13th September 2014 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at TAP 1, Copenhagen.
Liebenberg had lost to all of his last 1 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Eleider Alvarez on 25th October 2014 by technical knockout in the 7th round at Salle des Étoiles, Monte Carlo, Monaco.
Skoglund's last 4 fights had come over a period of 1 year 3 months and 6 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 3 months and 25 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 44 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 11 rounds on average.