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Who won Begosso vs Giovannie?
Allan Begosso beat Cristian Giovannie by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest during the main card of LFA 165, on Friday 18th August 2023 at Kaiser Permanente Arena in Santa Cruz.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Allan Begosso.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Bantamweight division, which meant the weight limit was 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
Begosso vs Giovannie stats
Allan Begosso stepped into the octagon with a record of 7 wins, 3 loses and 1 draw, 3 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.
Cristian Giovannie made his way to the cage with a record of 4 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 1 of those wins by knock out and 1 by submission.
The stats suggested Begosso had an advantage in power over Giovannie, with a 43% knock out percentage over Giovannie's 25%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Begosso had an advantage over Giovannie, with a 43% submission rate over Giovannie's 25%.
Allan Begosso was the older man by 27 years, at 27 years old.
Giovannie had a height advantage of 2 inches over Begosso.
Begosso was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 5 more fights, and made his debut in 2016, 11 months earlier than Giovannie, whose first professional fight was in 2017. He had fought 9 more professional rounds, 28 to Giovannie's 19.
Begosso vs Giovannie form
Begosso had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going to the judges once.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to John Sweeney at LFA 160 on 16th June 2023 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at Owensboro Sportscenter, Owensboro, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Paris Stanford at LFA 135 on 8th July 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at Arizona Federal Theatre, Phoenix.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Richard Palencia at LFA 119 on 3rd December 2021 by unanimous decision in their LFA Bantamweight championship fight at Arizona Federal Theatre, Phoenix.
Before that, he had won against Samarbek Sabyrzhan Uulu at LFA 107 on 14th May 2021 by unanimous decision in the 1st round at Sanford Pentagon, Sioux Falls.
He had beat Sean McPadden at LFA 90 on 4th September 2020 by knockout in the 1st round at Sanford Pentagon, Sioux Falls.
Begosso's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years and 14 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 9 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 13 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.6 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Begosso vs Giovannie?
Allan Begosso was a 1/6 (-590) favourite going into the contest, while Cristian Giovannie made his way into the ring at 4/1 (+400) with oddsmakers.