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Corey Anderson vs Ilir Latifi report
Who won Anderson vs Latifi?
Corey Anderson beat Ilir Latifi by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest during the main card of UFC 232, on Saturday 29th December 2018 at The Forum in Inglewood.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Corey Anderson.
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).
Anderson vs Latifi stats
Corey Anderson stepped into the octagon with a record of 11 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Ilir Latifi made his way to the cage with a record of 14 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, with 6 of those wins by knock out and 4 by submission.
The stats suggested Latifi had a slight advantage in power over Anderson, with a 43% knock out percentage over Anderson's 36%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Latifi had a large advantage over Anderson, boosting at 29% submission rate over Anderson's 0%.
Corey Anderson was the younger man by 6 years, at 33 years old.
Anderson had a height advantage of 5 inches over Latifi. That also extended to a 4-inch reach advantage.
Anderson was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 4 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2013, 4 year and 10 months later than Latifi, whose first professional fight was in 2008. He had fought 4 more professional rounds, 57 to Latifi's 53.
Latifi's last 2 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 8 months and 21 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 10 months and 9 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 4 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.
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