Tape rankings @ Heavyweight
Who won Emelianenko vs Mir?
Fedor Emelianenko beat Frank Mir by , during the main event of Bellator 198, on Saturday 28th April 2018 at AllState Arena in Rosemont.
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 Mir stats
Fedor Emelianenko stepped into the ring with a record of 36 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, 12 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 15 by submission.
Frank Mir made his way to the ring with a record of 18 wins, 11 loses and 0 draws, with 5 of those wins by knock out and 9 by submission.
The stats suggested Emelianenko had a slight advantage in power over Mir, with a 33% knock out percentage over Mir's 28%.
Fedor Emelianenko was the older man by 3 years, at 45 years old.
Mir had a height advantage of 3 inches over Emelianenko. That also extended to a 1-inch reach advantage.
Emelianenko was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 12 more fights, and made his debut in 2000, 1 year and 1 month earlier than Mir, whose first professional fight was in 2001. He had fought 16 more professional rounds, 68 to Mir's 52.
Emelianenko's last 4 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 7 months and 9 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 10 months and 25 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 4 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1 rounds on average.