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Who won Akhmedov vs Aukstuolis?
Omari Akhmedov beat Teodoras Aukstuolis by submission in the 2nd round, during the prelims of PFL 2022 #4, on Friday 17th June 2022 at Overtime Elite Arena in Atlanta.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 205 pounds (14.6 stone or 93 KG).
Akhmedov vs Aukstuolis stats
Omari Akhmedov stepped into the ring with a record of 22 wins, 7 loses and 1 draw, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 6 by submission.
Teodoras Aukstuolis made his way to the ring with a record of 11 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, with 6 of those wins by knock out and 3 by submission.
The stats suggested Aukstuolis had advantage in power over Akhmedov, with a 55% knock out percentage over Akhmedov's 36%.
Omari Akhmedov was the older man by 4 years, at 34 years old.
Akhmedov was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 13 more fights, and made his debut in 2010, 12 year and 4 months later than Aukstuolis, whose first professional fight was in . He had fought 31 more professional rounds, 60 to Aukstuolis' 29.
Akhmedov vs Aukstuolis form
Akhmedov had beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going to the judges once.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Viktor Pesta at PFL 2022 #1 on 20th April 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at Esports Stadium Arlington, Arlington, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Jordan Young at PFL 2021 #10 on 27th October 2021 by knockout in the 3rd round at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, he had lost to Brad Tavares at UFC 264 on 10th July 2021 by split decision in their 3 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had been beaten by Chris Weidman at UFC Vegas 6 on 8th August 2020 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
He had defeated Tim Boetsch at UFC on ESPN+ 4 on 9th March 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at INTRUST Bank Arena, Wichita.
Akhmedov's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 3 months and 11 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 27 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 13 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.6 rounds on average.