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Who won Crute vs Bukauskas?
Jimmy Crute beat Modestas Bukauskas by during the main card of UFC Fight Island 6, on Saturday 17th October 2020 at UFC Fight Island in Abu Dhabi.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Jimmy Crute.
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).
Crute vs Bukauskas stats
Jimmy Crute stepped into the octagon with a record of 11 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 4 by submission.
Modestas Bukauskas made his way to the cage with a record of 11 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 8 of those wins by knock out and 2 by submission.
The stats suggested Bukauskas had a massive power advantage over Crute, boosting at 73% knock out percentage over Crute's 36%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Crute had an advantage over Bukauskas, with a 36% submission rate over Bukauskas' 18%.
Jimmy Crute was the younger man by 2 years, at 27 years old.
Bukauskas had a height advantage of 1 inch over Crute. That also extended to a 6-inch reach advantage.
Crute was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 1 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2016, 9 months later than Bukauskas, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He had fought 10 less professional rounds, 32 to Bukauskas' 42.
Crute vs Bukauskas form
Crute had beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going to the judges once.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Jamahal Hill at UFC Fight Night on 4th December 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Anthony Smith at UFC 261 on 24th April 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena, Jacksonville.
Going into that contest, he had won against Modestas Bukauskas at UFC Fight Island 6 on 17th October 2020 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC Fight Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
Before that, he had beat Michal Oleksiejczuk at UFC on ESPN+ 26 on 22nd February 2020 by knockout in the 1st round at Spark Arena, Auckland, New Zealand.
He had lost to Misha Cirkunov at UFC on ESPN+ 16 on 14th September 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Rogers Arena, Vancouver, Canada.
Crute's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 2 months and 24 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 10 months and 5 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 5 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1 rounds on average.
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