Tape rankings @ Chandler vs Outlaw
Who won Chandler vs Outlaw?
Michael Chandler beat Sidney Outlaw by , during the co-main event of Bellator 237, on Saturday 28th December 2019 at Saitama Super Arena in Saitama.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Michael Chandler.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Chandler vs Outlaw division, which meant the weight limit was pounds (0 stone or 0 KG).
Chandler vs Outlaw stats
Michael Chandler stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 0 wins, zero loses and 0 draws.
Sidney Outlaw made his way to the ring with a record of 14 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 1 of those wins by knock out and 7 by submission.
The stats suggested Outlaw had a slight advantage in power over Chandler, with a 7% knock out percentage over Chandler's 0%.
Michael Chandler was the older man by 6 years, at 35 years old.
Outlaw had 5-inch reach advantage.
Chandler was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 17 less fights, and made his debut in 2009, 3 years and 5 months earlier than Outlaw, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 17 more professional rounds, 60 to Outlaw's 43.
Chandler vs Outlaw form
Chandler had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going to the judges once.
In his last fight before this contest, he had beat Dan Hooker at UFC 257 on 23rd January 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at Etihad Arena, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
Previous to that, he had beat Benson Henderson at Bellator 243 on 7th August 2020 by knockout in the 1st round at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville, United States.
Going into that contest, he had won against Sidney Outlaw at Bellator 237 on 28th December 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan.
Before that, he had been beaten by Patricio Pitbull at Bellator 221 on 11th May 2019 by knockout in the 1st round in their Bellator Lightweight championship fight at Allstate Arena, Rosemont, United States.
He had beat Brent Primus at Bellator 212 on 14th December 2018 by unanimous decision in their Bellator Lightweight championship fight at Neal S. Blaisdell Center, Honolulu.
Chandler's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 9 months and 3 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 20 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.8 rounds on average.
Outlaw's last 2 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 10 months and 3 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 11 months and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 4 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.