Tape rankings @ Featherweight
Who won Amirkhani vs Kirk?
Kamuela Kirk beat Makwan Amirkhani by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the prelims of UFC Vegas 28, on Saturday 5th June 2021 in the United States.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Kamuela Kirk.
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).
Amirkhani vs Kirk stats
Makwan Amirkhani stepped into the ring with a record of 16 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, 1 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 11 by submission.
Kamuela Kirk made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 0 wins and 0 draws.
The stats suggested Amirkhani had a slight advantage in power over Kirk, with a 6% knock out percentage over Kirk's 0%.
Makwan Amirkhani was the older man by 5 years, at 32 years old.
Amirkhani had a height advantage of 1 inch over Kirk. Despite this, Kirk had 3-inch reach advantage.
Amirkhani was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 21 more fights, and made his debut in 2010, 3 years and 3 months earlier than Kirk, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He had fought 9 more professional rounds, 37 to Kirk's 28.
Amirkhani's last 4 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 4 months and 18 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 1 month and 4 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 11 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.8 rounds on average.
Kirk's last 3 fights had come over a period of 1 year and 26 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 4 months and 10 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.