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Ion Cutelaba vs Devin Clark report
Who won Cutelaba vs Clark?
Ion Cutelaba beat Devin Clark by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest during the co-main event of UFC Vegas 37, on Saturday 18th September 2021 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as 30-26, 29-26, 29-27 in favor of winner Ion Cutelaba.
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).
Cutelaba vs Clark stats
Ion Cutelaba stepped into the octagon with a record of 15 wins, 6 loses and 1 draw, 12 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 2 by submission.
Devin Clark made his way to the cage with a record of 12 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, with 3 of those wins by knock out and 1 by submission.
The stats suggested Cutelaba had a massive power advantage over Clark, boasting at 80% knock out percentage over Clark's 25%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Cutelaba had a slight advantage over Clark, with a 13% submission rate over Clark's 8%.
Ion Cutelaba was the younger man by 4 years, at 29 years old.
Cutelaba had a height advantage of 1 inch over Clark. Despite this, both fighters had equal reach.
Cutelaba was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 5 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 1 year and 3 months earlier than Clark, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 11 less professional rounds, 40 to Clark's 51.
Cutelaba vs Clark form
Ion Cutelaba had stopped 1 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had drawn with Dustin Jacoby at UFC Vegas 25 on 1st May 2021 by split draw in their 3 round contest in the United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Magomed Ankalaev at UFC 254 on 24th October 2020 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC Fight Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
Going into that contest, he had lost to Magomed Ankalaev at UFC on ESPN+ 27 on 29th February 2020 by knockout in the 1st round at Chartway Arena, Norfolk, United States.
Before that, he had won against Khalil Rountree at UFC on ESPN+ 18 on 28th September 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Royal Arena, Copenhagen, Denmark.
He had been beaten by Glover Teixeira at UFC on ESPN+ 8 on 27th April 2019 by knockout in the 2nd round at BB&T Center, Sunrise, United States.
Cutelaba's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 1 month and 4 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 26 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.6 rounds on average.
Clark's last 2 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 7 months and 10 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 9 months and 20 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 3 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.5 rounds on average.
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