Tape rankings @ Asakura vs Sasaki
Who won Asakura vs Sasaki?
Kai Asakura beat Ulka Sasaki by , during the co-main event of RIZIN 19, on Saturday 12th October 2019 at Edion Arena in Osaka.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Kai Asakura.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Asakura vs Sasaki division, which meant the weight limit was pounds (0 stone or 0 KG).
Asakura vs Sasaki stats
Kai Asakura stepped into the ring with a record of 13 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 7 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.
Ulka Sasaki made his way to the ring with a record of 22 wins, 7 loses and 2 draws, with 2 of those wins by knock out and 12 by submission.
The stats suggested Asakura had a massive power advantage over Sasaki, boasting at 54% knock out percentage over Sasaki's 9%.
Kai Asakura was the younger man by 4 years, at 28 years old.
Sasaki had a height advantage of 2 inches over Asakura.
Asakura was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 17 less fights, and made his debut in 2012, 2 year and 5 months later than Sasaki, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He had fought 24 less professional rounds, 40 to Sasaki's 64.
Asakura's last 4 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 8 months and 16 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 11 months and 5 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.5 rounds on average.
Sasaki's last 3 fights had come over a period of 4 years and 4 months, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 5 months and 11 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.