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Who won Bush vs Borshchev?
Slava Borshchev beat Dakota Bush by , during the main card of UFC Fight Night, on Saturday 15th January 2022 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Slava Borshchev.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 155 pounds (11.1 stone or 70.3 KG).
Bush vs Borshchev stats
Dakota Bush stepped into the ring with a record of 8 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 2 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 4 by submission.
Slava Borshchev made his way to the ring with a record of 2 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 1 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Borshchev had a large advantage in power over Bush, boosting at 50% knock out percentage over Bush's 25%.
Dakota Bush was the younger man by 2 years, at 28 years old.
Borshchev had a height advantage of 1 inch over Bush. Despite this, he had 1-inch reach advantage.
Bush was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 7 more fights, and made his debut in 2016, 3 years and 4 months earlier than Borshchev, whose first professional fight was in 2019. He had fought 16 less professional rounds, 0 to Borshchev's 16.
Bush vs Borshchev form
Bush remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 1 of his recent opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Austin Hubbard at UFC Vegas 24 on 17th April 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Austin Clem at LFA 98 on 29th January 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at Hartman Arena, Park City.
Going into that contest, he had beat Brian Del Rosario at LFA 92 on 2nd October 2020 by knockout in the 1st round at Hartman Arena, Park City, Kansas.
Before that, he had been beaten by Jaleel Willis at LFA 67 on 24th May 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Branson Convention Center, Branson, United States.
He had won against Jordin Hinman at LFA 60 on 15th February 2019 by unanimous decision in the 1st round at Seven Flags Event Center, Clive.
Bush's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 5 months and 24 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 8 months and 11 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.8 rounds on average.
Borshchev's last 2 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 10 months and 6 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 11 months and 3 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.