Christian Hammer

Christian Hammer (born Cristian Ciocan; 27 September 1987) is a Romanian-German professional boxer who held the WBO European heavyweight title three times between 2012 and 2018.

Christian Hammer
Statistics
Real nameCristian Ciocan
Nickname(s)The Hammer
Weight(s)Heavyweight
Height1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Nationality
  • Romanian
  • German
Born (1987-09-27) 27 September 1987 (age 33)
Galati, Romania
StanceOrthodox
Boxing record
Total fights32
Wins25
Wins by KO15
Losses7

Professional careerEdit

Ciocan's first coach was Felix Păun. He turned pro in Germany in 2008, but lost against Robert Gregorin his professional debut. He won his next seven fights, but his winning streak was ended in 2010 after losing two fights in a row against Mariusz Wach and Taras Bidenko. Ciocan won the Won German International Heavyweight title in 2012 from Serdar Uysal, and vacant WBO EU Heavyweight title from Danny Williams. In 2015, he lost to British future world champion, Tyson Fury for the WBO International Heavyweight title. He currently holds the WBO European Heavyweight title, which he won from Erkan Teper in 2016.

Professional boxing recordEdit

Professional record summary
32 fights 25 wins 7 losses
By knockout 15 3
By decision 10 4
No. Result Record Opponent Type Round, time Date Location Notes
32 Loss 25–7   Tony Yoka UD 10 27 Nov 2020  
31 Win 25–6   Saul Farah TKO 1 (8), 2:15 21 Dec 2019   Wiking Box Center, Wolgast, Germany
30 Loss 24–6   Luis Ortiz UD 10 2 Mar 2019   Barclays Center, New York City, New York, US
29 Win 24–5   Michael Wallisch KO 5 (12), 2:18 15 Dec 2018   Sporthalle, Hamburg, Germany Won vacant WBO European heavyweight title
28 Win 23–5   Tornike Puritchamiashvili RTD 3 (8), 3:00 15 Sep 2018   ECB Boxgym, Hamburg, Germany
27 Loss 22–5   Alexander Povetkin UD 12 15 Dec 2017   DIVS, Yekaterinburg, Russia For WBO International and vacant WBA International heavyweight titles
26 Win 22–4   Zine Eddine Benmakhlouf UD 12 19 May 2017   Barclaycard Arena, Hamburg, Germany Retained WBO European heavyweight title
25 Win 21–4   David Price TKO 7 (12), 1:22 4 Feb 2017   Olympia, London, England Retained WBO European heavyweight title
24 Win 20–4   Erkan Teper SD 12 15 Oct 2016   G 18-Halle, Hamburg, Germany Won vacant WBO European heavyweight title
23 Win 19–4   Michael Sprott KO 1 (10), 1:51 18 Mar 2016   Circul Globus, Bucharest, Romania
22 Win 18–4   Sherman Williams UD 10 28 Aug 2015   Galați Skating Rink, Galați, Romania
21 Loss 17–4   Tyson Fury RTD 8 (12), 3:00 28 Feb 2015   The O2 Arena, London, England For WBO International heavyweight title
20 Win 17–3   Irineu Beato Costa Junior UD 12 31 Oct 2014   Kugelbake-Halle, Cuxhaven, Germany
19 Win 16–3   Konstantin Airich UD 10 11 Apr 2014   Universal Hall, Berlin, Germany
18 Win 15–3   Kevin Johnson UD 10 20 Dec 2013   Messe, Hamburg, Germany
17 Win 14–3   Leif Larsen KO 7 (12), 1:21 23 Aug 2013   Galați Skating Rink, Galaţi, Romania Retained WBO European heavyweight title
16 Win 13–3   Oleksiy Mazikin RTD 6 (12), 3:00 22 Feb 2013   Galați Skating Rink, Galaţi, Romania Retained WBO European heavyweight title
15 Win 12–3   Danny Williams TKO 4 (12), 0:57 28 Sep 2012   Sparkassen-Arena, Göttingen, Germany Won vacant WBO European heavyweight title
14 Win 11–3   Alexander Kahl TKO 1 (10), 1:39 30 Mar 2012   Maritim Hotel, Cologne, Germany Retained German International heavyweight title
13 Win 10–3   Serdar Uysal TKO 2 (10), 1:11 11 Feb 2012   Boxsporthalle Braamkamp 1, Hamburg, Germany Won vacant German International heavyweight title
12 Win 9–3   Pavol Polakovič TKO 2 (8), 1:22 18 Nov 2011   Kugelbake-Halle, Cuxhaven, Germany
11 Win 8–3   Pāvels Dolgovs UD 6 9 Apr 2011   Alsterdorfer Sporthalle, Hamburg, Germany
10 Loss 7–3   Taras Bidenko MD 6 4 Dec 2010   Sport and Congress Center, Schwerin, Germany
9 Loss 7–2   Mariusz Wach KO 6 (8), 1:56 17 Jul 2010   Sport and Congress Center, Schwerin, Germany
8 Win 7–1   Serdar Uysal KO 4 (6) 5 Jun 2010   Sportbox, Hamelin, Germany
7 Win 6–1   Markus Tomala UD 6 24 Apr 2010   Alsterdorfer Sporthalle, Hamburg, Germany
6 Win 5–1   Remigijus Žiaušys UD 6 9 Jan 2010   Bördelandhalle, Magdeburg, Germany
5 Win 4–1   Hans-Joerg Blasko TKO 2 (6), 2:32 21 Nov 2009   Sparkassen-Arena, Kiel, Germany
4 Win 3–1   Jevgēņijs Stamburskis TKO 2 (4), 2:28 11 Jul 2009   Nürburgring, Nürburg, Germany
3 Win 2–1   Aleksandrs Borhovs TKO 2 (4), 1:05 6 Jun 2009   Koenig Pilsener Arena, Oberhausen, Germany
2 Win 1–1   Nikolay Marinov UD 4 2 May 2009   Halle 7, Bremen, Germany
1 Loss 0–1   Robert Gregor RTD 1 (4), 3:00 1 Nov 2008   Koenig Pilsener Arena, Oberhausen, Germany

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Sporting positions
Regional boxing titles
Vacant
Title last held by
Michael Wallisch
German International
heavyweight champion

11 February 2012 – December 2013
Vacated
Vacant
Title next held by
Francesco Pianeta
Vacant
Title last held by
Konstantin Airich
WBO European
heavyweight champion

28 September 2012 – May 2014
Vacated
Vacant
Title next held by
Francesco Pianeta
Vacant
Title last held by
Michael Wallisch
WBO European
heavyweight champion

15 October 2016 – May 2017
Vacated
Vacant
Title next held by
Ali Eren Demirezen