Christian Edwards
Edwards
United States flag
Jun 25 2021
Friday

Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville, United States

Bellator 261
3 rounds contest @ Light Heavyweight
Simon Biyong
Biyong
Cameroon flag
4-0-0
UD 3

Score cards

  • 30-27
  • 30-27
  • 30-27
UD 3
7-1-0

The tape

23
Age
30
6' 5" / 196 cm
Height
6' 6" / 198 cm
78.3" / 199 cm
Reach
74" / 188 cm

Tape record

Form
4
Wins
7
2
By KO
6
50
KO%
86
1
By SUB
0
25
SUB%
0
0
Loses
1
0
Stopped
0
0
Tapped
1
0
Draws
0
2019
Debut
2017
4
Bouts
8
7
Rounds
14
22 minutes, 38 seconds
Fight Time
50 minutes, 38 seconds

Tape rankings @ Light Heavyweight

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UFC
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Bellator
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Tapology
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Christian Edwards vs Simon Biyong report

Who won Edwards vs Biyong?

Christian Edwards beat Simon Biyong by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the main card of Bellator 261, on Friday 25th June 2021 at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville.

The scorecards were announced as 30-27, 30-27, 30-27 in favor of winner Christian Edwards.

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).

Edwards vs Biyong stats

Christian Edwards stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 4 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 2 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 1 by submission.

Simon Biyong made his way to the ring with a record of 7 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 6 of those wins by knock out.

The stats suggested Biyong had a massive power advantage over Edwards, boosting at 86% knock out percentage over Edwards' 50%.

Christian Edwards was the younger man by 7 years, at 23 years old.

Biyong had a height advantage of 1 inch over Edwards. Despite this, he had 4-inch reach advantage.

Edwards was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 4 less fights, and made his debut in 2019, 2 year later than Biyong, whose first professional fight was in 2017. He had fought 6 less professional rounds, 11 to Biyong's 17.

Activity check

In terms of activity leading into the fight, Simon Biyong had been fighting more than Christian Edwards.

Going to this contest, Christian Edwards had last fought 5 months and 7 days ago, while Simon Biyong's last outing had been 1 year, 11 months and 1 day ago.

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