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Who won Dariush vs Dober?
Beneil Dariush beat Drew Dober by submission in the 2nd round during the main card of UFC on ESPN+ 4, on Saturday 9th March 2019 at INTRUST Bank Arena in Wichita.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 155 pounds (11.1 stone or 70.3 KG).
Dariush vs Dober stats
Beneil Dariush stepped into the octagon with an undefeated record of 0 wins, zero loses and 0 draws.
Drew Dober made his way to the cage with a record of 20 wins, 8 loses and 0 draws, with 7 of those wins by knock out and 6 by submission.
The stats suggested Dober had a massive power advantage over Dariush, boosting at 35% knock out percentage over Dariush's 0%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Dober had a large advantage over Dariush, boosting at 30% submission rate over Dariush's 0%.
Beneil Dariush was the younger man by 1 year, at 34 years old.
Dariush had a height advantage of 2 inches over Dober. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Dariush was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 28 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2009, 3 months later than Dober, whose first professional fight was in 2009. He had fought 29 less professional rounds, 55 to Dober's 84.
Dariush vs Dober form
Dariush had won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 2 of them, going to the judges 3 times.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had won against Scott Holtzman at UFC Vegas 6 on 8th August 2020 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Drakkar Klose at UFC 248 on 7th March 2020 by knockout in the 2nd round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, he had beat Frank Camacho at UFC on ESPN+ 20 on 26th October 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Singapore Indoor Stadium, Kallang, Singapore.
Before that, he had defeated Drew Dober at UFC on ESPN+ 4 on 9th March 2019 by knockout in the 2nd round at INTRUST Bank Arena, Wichita, United States.
He had won against Thiago Moises at UFC Fight Night 139 on 10th November 2018 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Pepsi Center, Denver.
Dariush's last 5 fights had come over a period of 5 years and 23 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year and 4 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.8 rounds on average.
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