Vlasov vs Meroro Info
Maksim Vlasov beat Vikapita Meroro by knockout in the 1st round on Thursday 21st December 2017 at Krylia Sovetov in Moscow.
The fight took place over rounds in the Cruiserweight division, which meant the weight limit was 200 pounds (14.3 stone or 90.7 KG).
This was of the World Boxing Super Series.
Vlasov vs Meroro stats
Maksim Vlasov stepped into the ring with a record of 40 wins, 2 loses and draws, 23 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Vikapita Meroro made his way to the ring with a record of 28 wins, 6 loses and draws, with 14 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Vlasov had a slight advantage in power over Meroro, with a 58% knock out percentage over Meroro's 50%.
Maksim Vlasov was the younger man by 1 year, at 34 years old.
Vlasov had a height advantage of 2 inches over Meroro.
Both Maksim Vlasov & Vikapita Meroro fought out of an orthodox stance.
Vlasov was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 8 more fights, and made his debut in 2005, 5 months earlier than Meroro, who’s first professional fight was in 2005. He had fought 105 more professional rounds, 281 to Meroro's 176.
Vlasov vs Meroro form
Maksim Vlasov had stopped 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Krzysztof Glowacki on 10th November 2018 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at UIC Pavilion, Illinois, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Olanrewaju Durodola on 3rd February 2018 by technical knockout in the 10th round at Bolshoy Ice Dome, Adler, Russia.
Going into that contest, he had beat Vikapita Meroro on 21st December 2017 by knockout in the 1st round at Krylia Sovetov, Moscow.
Before that, he had defeated Denton Daley on 7th September 2017 by technical knockout in the 9th round at Kristall Ice Palace, Saratov.
He had won against Mussa Ajibu on 29th June 2017 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Korston Club, Moscow.
Meroro had lost to all of his last 1 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Dmitry Kudryashov on 22nd May 2015 by knockout in the 6th round at Luzhniki, Moscow, Russia.
Vlasov's last 5 fights had come over a period of 1 year 4 months and 12 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 4 months and 4 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 35 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7 rounds on average.
Meroro's last 1 fights had come over a period of , meaning he had been fighting on average every . In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 6 rounds on average.