Tape rankings @ Light Heavyweight
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 ring 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 ring 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%.
Jimmy Crute was the younger man by 2 years, at 26 years old.
Bukauskas had a height advantage of 1 inch over Crute. That also extended to a 6-inch reach advantage.
Crute was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 1 less fights, and made his debut in 2016, 9 months later than Bukauskas, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He had fought the same amount of professional rounds, 27 to Bukauskas' 27.
Crute's last 4 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 5 months and 24 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 10 months and 13 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.5 rounds on average.