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Magomed Ankalaev vs Ion Cutelaba report
Who won Ankalaev vs Cutelaba?
Magomed Ankalaev beat Ion Cutelaba by during the main card of UFC on ESPN+ 27, on Saturday 29th February 2020 at Chartway Arena in Norfolk.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Magomed Ankalaev.
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).
Ankalaev vs Cutelaba stats
Magomed Ankalaev stepped into the octagon with a record of 12 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 7 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Ion Cutelaba made his way to the cage with an unblemished record of 0 wins and 0 draws.
The stats suggested Ankalaev had a massive power advantage over Cutelaba, boasting at 58% knock out percentage over Cutelaba's 0%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested that Ankalaev and Cutelaba would have been pretty equal, both with a 0% submission rate.
Magomed Ankalaev was the older man by 1 year, at 30 years old.
Ankalaev had a height advantage of 2 inches over Cutelaba. Despite this, both fighters had equal reach.
Ankalaev was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 13 more fights, and made his debut in 2014, 1 year and 9 months later than Cutelaba, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 4 more professional rounds, 44 to Cutelaba's 40.
Cutelaba's last 3 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 9 months and 14 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 11 months and 5 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 4 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.3 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Ankalaev vs Cutelaba?
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