Tape rankings @ Light Heavyweight
Who won Bukauskas vs Campbell?
Modestas Bukauskas beat Chuck Campbell by during the co-main event of Cage Warriors 148, on Saturday 31st December 2022 at Indigo at the O2 in London.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Modestas Bukauskas.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 5 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 205 pounds (14.6 stone or 93 KG).
Bukauskas vs Campbell stats
Modestas Bukauskas stepped into the octagon with a record of 12 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 2 by submission.
Chuck Campbell made his way to the cage with a record of 5 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 2 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Bukauskas had a large advantage in power over Campbell, boasting at 67% knock out percentage over Campbell's 40%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Bukauskas had an advantage over Campbell, with a 17% submission rate over Campbell's 0%.
Modestas Bukauskas was the older man by 29 years, at 29 years old.
Campbell had a height advantage of 1 inch over Bukauskas. Despite this, both fighters had equal reach.
Bukauskas was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 11 more fights, and made his debut in 2015, 8 year and 6 months later than Campbell, whose first professional fight was in . He had fought 18 more professional rounds, 42 to Campbell's 24.
Bukauskas vs Campbell form
Bukauskas had beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going to the judges once.
In his last fight before this contest, he had won against Lee Chadwick at Cage Warriors 145 on 4th November 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Indigo at the O2, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Khalil Rountree at UFC Vegas 36 on 4th September 2021 by knockout in the 2nd round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.
Going into that contest, he had lost to Michal Oleksiejczuk at UFC 260 on 27th March 2021 by split decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had been beaten by Jimmy Crute at UFC Fight Island 6 on 17th October 2020 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC Fight Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
He had won against Riccardo Nosiglia at Cage Warriors 111 on 22nd November 2019 by knockout in the 1st round in their championship fight at Indigo at the O2, London, England.
Bukauskas' last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years and 8 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 20 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.
Campbell's last 2 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 8 months and 26 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 10 months and 14 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 4 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Bukauskas vs Campbell?
Modestas Bukauskas was a 1/3 (-300) favourite going into the contest, while Chuck Campbell made his way into the ring at 39/20 (+200) with oddsmakers.