Tape rankings @ Featherweight
Who won Akpan vs Hitchens?
Manny Akpan beat Connor Hitchens by , during the prelims of Cage Warriors 136, on Saturday 2nd April 2022 at BEC Arena in Manchester.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Manny Akpan.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 145 pounds (10.4 stone or 65.8 KG).
Akpan vs Hitchens stats
Manny Akpan stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 0 wins, zero loses and 0 draws.
Connor Hitchens made his way to the ring with a record of 6 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 3 of those wins by knock out and 2 by submission.
The stats suggested Hitchens had a massive power advantage over Akpan, boosting at 50% knock out percentage over Akpan's 0%.
Manny Akpan was the same age as Connor Hitchens, at years old.
Akpan was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 7 less fights, and made his debut in , 4 years and 1 month earlier than Hitchens, whose first professional fight was in 2018. He had fought 6 less professional rounds, 8 to Hitchens' 14.