Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Edwards vs Muhammad?
The fight was scheduled to take place over 5 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 170 pounds (12.1 stone or 77.1 KG).
Edwards vs Muhammad stats
Leon Edwards stepped into the octagon with a record of 18 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.
Belal Muhammad made his way to the cage with a record of 18 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 4 of those wins by knock out and 1 by submission.
The stats suggested Edwards had an advantage in power over Muhammad, with a 33% knock out percentage over Muhammad's 22%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Edwards had an advantage over Muhammad, with a 17% submission rate over Muhammad's 6%.
Leon Edwards was the younger man by 3 years, at 31 years old.
Edwards had a height advantage of 3 inches over Muhammad. That also extended to a 3-inch reach advantage.
Edwards' experience as a professional fighter was relatively equal to Muhammad's, having had the same amount of fights, and made his debut in 2011, 1 year and 2 months earlier than Muhammad, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 7 less professional rounds, 67 to Muhammad's 74.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Belal Muhammad had been fighting more than Leon Edwards.
Going to this contest, Leon Edwards had last fought 4 years, 10 months and 20 days ago, while Belal Muhammad's last outing had been 2 years, 7 months and 17 days ago.
Edwards' last 2 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 5 months and 4 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 8 months and 17 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.
Muhammad's last 2 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 2 months and 19 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 7 months and 10 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Edwards vs Muhammad?
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