Tape rankings @ Featherweight
Who won Allen vs Amirkhani?
Arnold Allen beat Makwan Amirkhani by split decision in their 3 round contest, during the main card of UFC Fight Night 107, on Saturday 18th March 2017 at 02 Arena in London.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Arnold Allen.
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).
Allen vs Amirkhani stats
Arnold Allen stepped into the ring with a record of 11 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 5 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.
Makwan Amirkhani made his way to the ring with a record of 13 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 1 of those wins by knock out and 9 by submission.
The stats suggested Allen had a massive power advantage over Amirkhani, boasting at 45% knock out percentage over Amirkhani's 8%.
Arnold Allen was the younger man by 5 years, at 27 years old.
Amirkhani had a height advantage of 2 inches over Allen. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Allen was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 3 less fights, and made his debut in 2012, 1 year and 5 months later than Amirkhani, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He had fought 4 more professional rounds, 41 to Amirkhani's 37.
Amirkhani's last 3 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 5 months and 30 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 6 months and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.7 rounds on average.