Feb 03 2024
Saturday

UFC Apex, Las Vegas, United States

Main Event
5 rounds contest @ Middleweight
12-2-0
MD 5

Score cards

  • 44-49
  • 47-47
  • 46-48
MD 5
12-4-0

The tape

35
Age
27
6' 2" / 188 cm
Height
6' 3" / 191 cm
76" / 193 cm
Reach
75.6" / 192 cm

Tape record

UDKOKOKOUD
Form
NCUDUDKOKO
12
Wins
12
7
By KO
5
58
KO%
42
3
By SUB
4
25
SUB%
33
2
Loses
4
0
Stopped
0
0
Tapped
1
0
Draws
0
2016
Debut
2016
14
Bouts
17
26
Rounds
34
1 hours, 46 minutes
Fight Time
2 hours, 28 minutes

Tape rankings @ Middleweight

8
UFC
11
-
Bellator
-
10
Tapology
11

Roman Dolidze vs Nassourdine Imavov report

Who won Dolidze vs Imavov?

Nassourdine Imavov beat Roman Dolidze by majority decision in their 5 round contest during the main event of UFC Fight Night: Dolidze vs. Imavov, on Saturday 3rd February 2024 at UFC Apex in Las Vegas.

The scorecards were announced as 44-49, 47-47, 46-48 in favor of winner Nassourdine Imavov.

The fight was scheduled to take place over 5 rounds in the Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 185 pounds (13.2 stone or 83.9 KG).

Dolidze vs Imavov stats

Roman Dolidze stepped into the octagon with a record of 12 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 7 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.

Nassourdine Imavov made his way to the cage with a record of 12 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, with 5 of those wins by knock out and 4 by submission.

The stats suggested Dolidze had an advantage in power over Imavov, with a 58% knock out percentage over Imavov's 42%.

If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Imavov had a slight advantage over Dolidze, with a 33% submission rate over Dolidze's 25%.

Roman Dolidze was the older man by 8 years, at 35 years old.

Imavov had a height advantage of 1 inch over Dolidze. Despite this, both fighters had equal reach.

Dolidze was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 2 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2016, 10 months later than Imavov, whose first professional fight was in 2016. He had fought 8 less professional rounds, 31 to Imavov's 39.

Dolidze vs Imavov form

Dolidze had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going to the judges once.

In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Marvin Vettori at UFC 286 on 18th March 2023 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at o2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.

Previous to that, he had beat Jack Hermansson at UFC Fight Night: Thompson vs. Holland on 3rd December 2022 by knockout in the 2nd round at Amway Center, Orlando, United States.

Going into that contest, he had won against Phil Hawes at UFC Fight Night: Kattar vs. Allen on 29th October 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

Before that, he had beat Kyle Daukaus at UFC Fight Night: Kattar vs. Emmett on 18th June 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at Moody Center, Austin.

He had defeated Laureano Staropoli at UFC Vegas 28 on 5th June 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest.

Activity check

Dolidze's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 8 months and 15 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 17 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.

Imavov's last 2 fights had come over a period of 3 years, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 6 months and 1 day. In those fights, he fought a total of 5 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.5 rounds on average.

What were the odds on Dolidze vs Imavov?

Roman Dolidze was a 7/5 (+140) underdog going into the contest, while Nassourdine Imavov made his way into the ring at 29/50 (-170) with oddsmakers.

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