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Ryad Merhy Record

Total Fights35
Title Wins0
Title Defenses1
Title-Fight KOs1
KO Wins26
KO Losses1
Ryad Merhy Record & Stats
Ryad Merhy's Record
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      What is Ryad Merhy's boxing record?

      10 years and nine months into his professional boxing career, Ryad Merhy has fought 35 times with 32 wins and 3 losses.

      Merhy's boxing record is currently 32-3, which includes one world-championship elevation and one successful title defense fight at the cruiserweight weight division. He has a 74.3% knockouts-to-fights ratio with 26 of his total 35 fights being knockout wins, one of which was in a title fight. The only knockout loss in Merhy's career is a 11th round TKO loss to Arsen Goulamirian, which was not a world title fight.

      His latest fight was a 10-round unanimous decision defeat to Jared Anderson on April 13, 2024. He is on a one-fight losing streak.

      Some of Merhy's best fights and notable victories include wins over Dusan Krstin, Zhaoxin Zhang, Nick Kisner, Imre Szellő, Max Alexander, Soso Abuladze, and Cesar David Crenz.

      35Apr 13, 202431Jared AndersonLossUD
      34Dec 9, 202331Tony YokaWinSD
      33May 13, 202330Kevin LerenaLossUD
      32Oct 22, 202229Dusan KrstinWinTKO3
      31Jul 17, 202128Zhaoxin ZhangWin *TKO9
      30Oct 19, 201926Imre SzellőWinKO7
      29May 4, 201926Cesar David CrenzWinKO3
      28Dec 15, 201826Samuel ClarksonWinKO4
      27Oct 20, 201825Demetrius BanksWinUD
      26Jun 29, 201825Soso AbuladzeWinKO6
      25Mar 24, 201825Arsen GoulamirianLossTKO11
      24Dec 16, 201725Nick KisnerWinKO4
      23May 20, 201724Mitch WilliamsWinUD
      22Dec 17, 201624Max AlexanderWinKO11
      21Nov 1, 201623Tamas BajzathWinTKO3
      20Oct 15, 201623Giorgi TevdorashviliWinTKO6
      19May 21, 201623Williams OcandoWinTKO6
      18Dec 19, 201523Sylvera LouisWinKO6
      17Sep 26, 201522Antonio SousaWinUD
      16May 31, 201522Attila PalkoWinTKO2
      15Apr 4, 201522Arturs KulikauskisWinKO7
      14Mar 14, 201522Bjoern BlaschkeWinRTD4
      13Dec 25, 201422Shalva JomardashviliWinTKO5
      12Dec 6, 201422Ben NsafoahWinKO4
      11Nov 15, 201421Ferenc ZsalekWinUD
      10Oct 3, 201421Cedric KalonjiWinKO3
      9May 31, 201421Abdelhadi HanineWinKO1
      8Mar 28, 201421Paata BerikashviliWinTKO3
      7Feb 9, 201421Elvir BehlulovicWinKO2
      6Jan 11, 201421Patrick BergerWinKO2
      5Dec 14, 201321Toni VisicWinKO3
      4Nov 23, 201320Jakub WojcikWinUD
      3Oct 5, 201320Marko MartinjakWinRTD2
      2Aug 23, 201320Nikolai ErmenkovWinKO1
      1Jun 29, 201320Hrvoje BozinovicWinKO2

      * World-title fight

      Boxing career

      Ryad Merhy is a 31-year old Belgian professional boxer. He was born in Ouragahio, Ivory Coast on November 28, 1992. He is a former cruiserweight world champion.

      Merhy made his professional boxing debut against Hrvoje Bozinovic at the age of 20 on June 29, 2013, defeating Bozinovic via 2nd round KO. He went on to win 23 more consecutive fights after the debut, which included 19 wins via stoppage.

      He got elevated as the cruiserweight world WBA (Regular) champion at the age of 28 after 30 professional fights, and had his first title defense fight against Zhaoxin Zhang on July 17, 2021, and won via 9th round TKO.

      Merhy has had a total of three losses in his professional boxing career so far.

      His most recent fight was a non-title bout against American boxer Jared Anderson on April 13, 2024. Merhy lost the fight via 10 round unanimous decision.


      Merhy has had a total of one world-title fights till today, which includes winning zero world titles and one successful title defense. He won all one of these fights.

      Title Wins

      Ryad Merhy He was elevated as world champion once, by WBA.

      DateOpponentDivisionTitles WonMethod

      Title Defenses

      Ryad Merhy has had a single cruiserweight world-title defense fight.

      DateOpponentDivisionTitles DefendedMethod
      Jul 17, 2021Zhaoxin ZhangCruiserweightWBA (Regular)TKO


      Although Merhy had a total of 35 fights till today, this fight against Zhaoxin Zhang is the sole highlight of his career so far.

      • July 17, 2021: Merhy gets elevated as the WBA (Regular) cruiserweight champion and has his first world-title fight, and successfully defends the title against Zhaoxin Zhang winning the fight via 9th round TKO.


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