Arena Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
Tape rankings @ Heavyweight
Who won Teper vs Wach?
Mariusz Wach beat Erkan Teper by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 18th March 2017 at Arena Leipzig in Leipzig.
The scorecards were announced as 112-116, 113-115, 113-115 in favor of winner Mariusz Wach.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
Teper vs Wach stats
Erkan Teper stepped into the ring with a record of 16 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 10 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Mariusz Wach made his way to the ring with a record of 32 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 17 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Teper had a slight advantage in power over Wach, with a 63% knock out percentage over Wach's 53%.
Erkan Teper was the younger man by 3 years, at 40 years old.
Wach had a height advantage of 3 inches over Teper.
Both Erkan Teper & Mariusz Wach fought out of an orthodox stance.
Teper was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 17 less fights, and made his debut in 2010, 5 year and 4 months later than Wach, whose first professional fight was in 2005. He had fought 162 less professional rounds, 125 to Wach's 287.
Mariusz Wach was ranked number 9 by the WBC in the 201lb division.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Erkan Teper had been fighting more than Mariusz Wach.
Going to this contest, Erkan Teper had last fought 6 years, 3 months and 22 days ago, while Mariusz Wach's last outing had been 7 years, 7 months and 18 days ago.
Teper's last 3 fights had come over a period of 7 years, 10 months and 23 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 7 months and 19 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 26 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.7 rounds on average.
Wach's last 3 fights had come over a period of 10 years, 2 months and 27 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 3 years, 4 months and 30 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 28 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9.3 rounds on average.
What time did Teper vs Wach start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 PM UTC at Arena Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany, which was 6:00 PM EST or 3:00 PM PST on the West Coast of America, or 10:00 PM GMT in the UK.
What were the odds on Teper vs Wach?
Erkan Teper was a 11/25 (-230) favourite going into the contest, while Mariusz Wach made his way into the ring at 81/50 (+160) with oddsmakers.