Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan
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Who won Bey vs Usami?
Sho Patrick Usami beat Noah Bey by during the main card of RIZIN 40, on Saturday 31st December 2022 at Saitama Super Arena in Saitama.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Sho Patrick Usami.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Bey vs Usami division, which meant the weight limit was pounds (0 stone or 0 KG).
Bey vs Usami stats
Noah Bey stepped into the octagon with an undefeated record of 0 wins, zero loses and 0 draws.
Sho Patrick Usami made his way to the cage with a record of 5 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 4 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Usami had a massive power advantage over Bey, boosting at 80% knock out percentage over Bey's 0%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested that Bey and Usami would have been pretty equal, both with a 0% submission rate.
Noah Bey was the older man by 5 years, at 28 years old.
Bey had a height advantage of 1 inch over Usami.
Bey was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 6 fewer fights, and made his debut in , 2 years and 6 months earlier than Usami, whose first professional fight was in 2021. He had fought 13 less professional rounds, 0 to Usami's 13.
Bey's last 3 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 5 months and 21 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 28 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.7 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Bey vs Usami?
Noah Bey was a 7/4 (+180) underdog going into the contest, while Sho Patrick Usami made his way into the ring at 4/9 (-230) with oddsmakers.