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Who won Crute vs Oleksiejczuk?
Jimmy Crute beat Michal Oleksiejczuk by submission in the 1st round during the co-main event of UFC on ESPN+ 26, on Saturday 22nd February 2020 at Spark Arena in Auckland.
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 Oleksiejczuk stats
Jimmy Crute stepped into the octagon with a record of 10 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.
Michal Oleksiejczuk made his way to the cage with a record of 14 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 10 of those wins by knock out and 1 by submission.
The stats suggested Oleksiejczuk had a massive power advantage over Crute, boosting at 71% knock out percentage over Crute's 40%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Crute had a large advantage over Oleksiejczuk, boasting at 30% submission rate over Oleksiejczuk's 7%.
Jimmy Crute was the younger man by 1 year, at 27 years old.
Crute had a height advantage of 2 inches over Oleksiejczuk. Despite this, Oleksiejczuk had 2-inch reach advantage.
Crute was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 6 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2016, 2 year and 1 month later than Oleksiejczuk, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He had fought 11 less professional rounds, 32 to Oleksiejczuk's 43.
Crute vs Oleksiejczuk form
Oleksiejczuk had beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Dustin Jacoby at UFC 272 on 5th March 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Shamil Gamzatov at UFC 267 on 30th October 2021 by knockout in the 1st round.
Going into that contest, he had beat Modestas Bukauskas at UFC 260 on 27th March 2021 by split decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.
Before that, he had been beaten by Jimmy Crute at UFC on ESPN+ 26 on 22nd February 2020 by submission in the 1st round at Spark Arena, Auckland, New Zealand.
He had lost to Ovince St. Preux at UFC on ESPN+ 18 on 28th September 2019 by submission in the 2nd round at Royal Arena, Copenhagen, Denmark.
Crute's last 3 fights had come over a period of 5 years and 5 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 8 months and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 5 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.7 rounds on average.
Oleksiejczuk's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 2 months and 8 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 10 months and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.
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