Who won Cirkunov vs Cummins?
Misha Cirkunov beat Patrick Cummins by submission in the 1st round, during the main card of UFC Fight Night 138, on Saturday 27th October 2018 at Moncton Events Centre in Moncton.
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).
Cirkunov vs Cummins stats
Misha Cirkunov stepped into the ring with a record of 13 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, 5 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 6 by submission.
Patrick Cummins made his way to the ring with a record of 10 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, with 4 of those wins by knock out and 2 by submission.
The stats suggested Cummins had a slight advantage in power over Cirkunov, with a 40% knock out percentage over Cirkunov's 38%.
Misha Cirkunov was the younger man by 6 years, at 34 years old.
Cirkunov had a height advantage of 1 inch over Cummins. That also extended to a 1-inch reach advantage.
Cirkunov's experience as a professional fighter was relatively equal to Cummins', having had 2 more fights, and made his debut in 2010, 10 months earlier than Cummins, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He had fought 2 less professional rounds, 29 to Cummins' 31.
Cirkunov's last 2 fights had come over a period of 4 years and 16 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 2 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1 rounds on average.