Tape rankings @ Light Heavyweight
Who won Davis vs Anglickas?
Phil Davis beat Julius Anglickas by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the co-main event of Bellator 276, on Friday 11th March 2022 at The Family Arena in St. Louis.
The scorecards were announced as 30-27, 30-27, 30-27 in favor of winner Phil Davis.
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).
Davis vs Anglickas stats
Phil Davis stepped into the ring with a record of 23 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 5 by submission.
Julius Anglickas made his way to the ring with a record of 10 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 3 of those wins by knock out and 4 by submission.
The stats suggested Anglickas had a slight advantage in power over Davis, with a 30% knock out percentage over Davis' 26%.
Phil Davis was the older man by 6 years, at 37 years old.
Anglickas had a height advantage of 1 inch over Davis. Despite this, he had 1-inch reach advantage.
Davis was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 17 more fights, and made his debut in 2008, 7 years and 3 months earlier than Anglickas, whose first professional fight was in 2016. He had fought 51 more professional rounds, 84 to Anglickas' 33.
Davis vs Anglickas form
Davis had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going to the judges twice.
In his last fight before this contest, he had beat Yoel Romero at Bellator 266 on 18th September 2021 by split decision in their 3 round contest at SAP Center, San Jose, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Vadim Nemkov at Bellator 257 on 16th April 2021 by unanimous decision in their Bellator Light Heavyweight championship fight at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville.
Going into that contest, he had beat Lyoto Machida at Bellator 245 on 11th September 2020 by split decision in their 3 round contest at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville.
Before that, he had won against Karl Albrektsson at Bellator 231 on 25th October 2019 by knockout in the 3rd round at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville.
He had beat Liam McGeary at Bellator 220 on 27th April 2019 by knockout in the 3rd round at SAP Center, San Jose.
Davis' last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 3 months and 15 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 28 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 17 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3.4 rounds on average.
Anglickas' last 3 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 5 months and 27 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year and 2 months. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.