Johanneshov, Stockholm, Sweden
Tape rankings @ Light Heavyweight
Who won Skoglund vs Liebenberg?
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 was scheduled to take place over 12 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 0 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 6 years, at 31 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, whose 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 5 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had won against Ryno Liebenberg on 23rd April 2016 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Johanneshov, Stockholm, Sweden.
Previous to that, he had won against Derek Edwards on 19th December 2015 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Rosvalla Arena, Nyköping.
Going into that contest, he had beat Oleksandr Cherviak on 19th September 2015 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Rosvalla Arena, Nyköping.
Before that, he had defeated Glen Johnson on 13th December 2014 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at MusikTeatret, Albertslund, Denmark.
He had won against Stefano Abatangelo on 13th September 2014 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at TAP 1, Copenhagen.
Skoglund's last 5 fights had come over a period of 8 years and 15 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 7 months and 10 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 56 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 11.2 rounds on average.
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