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Who won Emelianenko vs Johnson?
Fedor Emelianenko beat Timothy Johnson by during the main event of Bellator MMA, on Saturday 23rd October 2021 at VTB Arena in Moscow.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Fedor Emelianenko.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
Emelianenko vs Johnson stats
Fedor Emelianenko stepped into the octagon with a record of 39 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, 15 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 15 by submission.
Timothy Johnson made his way to the cage with a record of 15 wins, 7 loses and 0 draws, with 8 of those wins by knock out and 3 by submission.
The stats suggested Johnson had an advantage in power over Emelianenko, with a 53% knock out percentage over Emelianenko's 38%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Emelianenko had an advantage over Johnson, with a 38% submission rate over Johnson's 20%.
Fedor Emelianenko was the older man by 9 years, at 46 years old.
Johnson had a height advantage of 3 inches over Emelianenko. That also extended to a 4-inch reach advantage.
Emelianenko was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 23 more fights, and made his debut in 2000, 10 years and 5 months earlier than Johnson, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He had fought 25 more professional rounds, 68 to Johnson's 43.
Emelianenko's last 4 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 9 months and 3 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 2 months and 10 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 4 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1 rounds on average.
Johnson's last 2 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 11 months and 28 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 5 months and 29 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 4 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Emelianenko vs Johnson?
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