Jul 09 2022
Saturday

UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States

Main Event
5 rounds contest @ Lightweight
31-13-0
KO 5
KO 5
11-1-0

The tape

39
Age
31
5' 8" / 173 cm
Height
5' 8" / 173 cm
70.1" / 178 cm
Reach
71.7" / 182 cm

Tape record

UDSDUDUDSUB
Form
KOUDKOUDUD
31
Wins
11
5
By KO
7
16
KO%
64
10
By SUB
1
32
SUB%
9
13
Loses
1
3
Stopped
1
0
Tapped
0
0
Draws
0
2004
Debut
2015
44
Bouts
12
124
Rounds
21
9 hours, 39 minutes
Fight Time
1 hours, 23 minutes

Tape rankings @ Lightweight

7
UFC
10
-
Bellator
-
8
Tapology
10

Rafael dos Anjos vs Rafael Fiziev report

Who won Anjos vs Fiziev?

Rafael Fiziev beat Rafael dos Anjos by knockout in the 5th round during the main event of UFC Fight Night, on Saturday 9th July 2022 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.

The fight was scheduled to take place over 5 rounds in the Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 155 pounds (11.1 stone or 70.3 KG).

Anjos vs Fiziev stats

Rafael dos Anjos stepped into the octagon with a record of 31 wins, 13 losses and 0 draws, 5 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 10 by submission.

Rafael Fiziev made his way to the cage with a record of 11 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 7 of those wins coming by knock out and 1 by submission.

Rafael dos Anjos' UFC record stood at 21-14-0, while Rafael Fiziev's came in at 6-3-0.

The stats suggested Fiziev had a massive power advantage over Anjos, boasting a 64% knock out percentage over Anjos' 16%.

If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Anjos had a large advantage over Fiziev, boasting a 32% submission rate over Fiziev's 9%.

Rafael dos Anjos was the older man by 8 years, at 39 years old.

Fiziev had a 2-inch reach advantage.

Anjos was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 32 more fights, and made his debut in 2004, 10 years and 9 months earlier than Fiziev, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He had fought 108 more professional rounds, 139 to Fiziev's 31.

Anjos vs Fiziev form

Rafael dos Anjos had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had won against Renato Moicano at UFC 272 on 5th March 2022 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, he had beaten Paul Felder at UFC Vegas 14 on 14th November 2020 by split decision in their 5 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

Going into that contest, he had lost to Michael Chiesa at UFC on ESPN+ 24 on 25th January 2020 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at PNC Arena, Raleigh.

Before that, he had been beaten by Leon Edwards at UFC on ESPN 4 on 20th July 2019 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at AT&T Center, San Antonio.

He had defeated Kevin Lee at UFC on ESPN+ 10 on 18th May 2019 by submission in the 4th round at Blue Cross Arena, Rochester.

Activity check

Anjos' last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 11 months and 29 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year. In those fights, he fought a total of 22 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 4.4 rounds on average.

Fiziev's last 3 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 9 months and 29 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 3 months and 11 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.

What were the odds on Anjos vs Fiziev?

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