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Who won Bukauskas vs Chadwick?
Modestas Bukauskas beat Lee Chadwick by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest during the main card of Cage Warriors 145, on Friday 4th November 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 3 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 205 pounds (14.6 stone or 93 KG).
Bukauskas vs Chadwick stats
Modestas Bukauskas stepped into the octagon with a record of 11 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 2 by submission.
Lee Chadwick made his way to the cage with a record of 27 wins, 16 loses and 1 draw, with 6 of those wins by knock out and 14 by submission.
The stats suggested Bukauskas had a massive power advantage over Chadwick, boasting at 73% knock out percentage over Chadwick's 22%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Chadwick had a massive advantage over Bukauskas, boosting at 52% submission rate over Bukauskas' 18%.
Modestas Bukauskas was the younger man by 9 years, at 29 years old.
Bukauskas had a height advantage of 3 inches over Chadwick. That also extended to a 6-inch reach advantage.
Bukauskas was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 28 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2015, 8 year and 7 months later than Chadwick, whose first professional fight was in 2006. He had fought 48 less professional rounds, 40 to Chadwick's 88.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Modestas Bukauskas had been fighting more than Lee Chadwick.
Going to this contest, Modestas Bukauskas had last fought 2 years and 20 days ago, while Lee Chadwick's last outing had been 1 year, 1 month and 11 days ago.
Bukauskas' last 4 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 10 months and 2 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 11 months and 16 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 7 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.8 rounds on average.
Chadwick's last 4 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 7 months and 15 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 1 month and 26 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 12 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Bukauskas vs Chadwick?
Modestas Bukauskas was a 1/3 (-300) favourite going into the contest, while Lee Chadwick made his way into the ring at 9/4 (+230) with oddsmakers.