Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Akhmedov vs Alhassan?
Omari Akhmedov beat Abdul Razak Alhassan by split decision in their 3 round contest, during the main card of UFC Fight Night 109, on Sunday 28th May 2017 at Ericsson Globe Arena in Stockholm.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Omari Akhmedov.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 170 pounds (12.1 stone or 77.1 KG).
Akhmedov vs Alhassan stats
Omari Akhmedov stepped into the ring with a record of 16 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, 7 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 5 by submission.
Abdul Razak Alhassan made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 7 wins and 0 draws, with 7 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Alhassan had a massive power advantage over Akhmedov, boosting at 100% knock out percentage over Akhmedov's 44%.
Omari Akhmedov was the younger man by 3 years, at 33 years old.
Akhmedov had a height advantage of 2 inches over Alhassan. Despite this, both fighters had equal reach.
Akhmedov was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 13 more fights, and made his debut in 2010, 3 years and 9 months earlier than Alhassan, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 33 more professional rounds, 54 to Alhassan's 21.
Akhmedov's last 3 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 3 months and 20 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 5 months and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.