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Who won Dunham vs Dariush?
Evan Dunham drew with Beneil Dariush by majority draw in their 3 round contest during the main card of UFC 216, on Saturday 7th October 2017 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as , meaning it was a majority draw.
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).
Dunham vs Dariush stats
Evan Dunham stepped into the octagon with a record of 18 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, 3 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 6 by submission.
Beneil Dariush made his way to the cage with an unblemished record of 0 wins and 0 draws.
The stats suggested Dunham had an advantage in power over Dariush, with a 17% knock out percentage over Dariush's 0%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Dunham had a massive advantage over Dariush, boasting at 33% submission rate over Dariush's 0%.
Evan Dunham was the older man by 7 years, at 41 years old.
Dariush had 2-inch reach advantage.
Dunham was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 24 more fights, and made his debut in 2007, 2 years and 7 months earlier than Dariush, whose first professional fight was in 2009. He had fought 7 more professional rounds, 63 to Dariush's 56.
Dunham vs Dariush form
Dariush had won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 2 of them, going the distance 3 times.
In his last fight before this contest, he had won against Tony Ferguson at UFC 262 on 15th May 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Toyota Center, Houston, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Diego Ferreira at UFC Vegas 18 on 6th February 2021 by split decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, he had beat Scott Holtzman at UFC Vegas 6 on 8th August 2020 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had defeated Drakkar Klose at UFC 248 on 7th March 2020 by knockout in the 2nd round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.
He had won against Frank Camacho at UFC on ESPN+ 20 on 26th October 2019 by submission in the 1st round at Singapore Indoor Stadium, Kallang, Singapore.
Dariush's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 1 month and 11 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 27 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.
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