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Fabian Edwards vs Marian Dimitrov preview
When is Edwards vs Dimitrov?
Fabian Edwards could potentially fight Marian Dimitrov, in Spring 2022.
The fight would take place over 3 rounds in the Middleweight division, which means the weight limit would be 185 pounds (13.2 stone or 83.9 KG).
Edwards vs Dimitrov stats
Fabian Edwards would step into the octagon with a record of 12 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.
Marian Dimitrov would make his way to the cage with a record of 10 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 7 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Dimitrov would have a massive power advantage over Edwards, boosting at 70% knock out percentage over Edwards' 33%.
If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Edwards would have a large advantage over Dimitrov, boasting at 25% submission rate over Dimitrov's 0%.
Fabian Edwards is the older man by 30 years, at 30 years old.
Edwards has a height advantage of 2 inches over Dimitrov.
Edwards is currently arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 1 more fights, and made his debut in 2017, 6 year later than Dimitrov, whose first professional fight was in . He has fought 8 more professional rounds, 31 to Dimitrov's 23.
Edwards vs Dimitrov form
Edwards has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going to the judges twice.
In his last fight, he won against Gegard Mousasi at Bellator MMA Paris on 12th May 2023 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at Accor Arena, Paris, France.
Previous to that, he had won against Charlie Ward at Bellator Milan on 29th October 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Allianz Cloud Arena, Milan, Italy.
Going into that contest, he had beat Lyoto Machida at Bellator 281 on 13th May 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at SSE Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Before that, he had been beaten by Austin Vanderford at Bellator 259 on 21st May 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville, United States.
He had lost to Costello van Steenis at Bellator Euro Series 8 on 26th September 2020 by split decision in their 3 round contest at Allianz Cloud, Milan, Italy.
Edwards' last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 8 months and 8 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 15 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 15 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3 rounds on average.
What are the odds on Edwards vs Dimitrov?
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