Belts on The Line
Tape rankings @ Bantamweight
Who won Fernandes vs Belingon?
Bibiano Fernandes beat Kevin Belingon by submission in the 2nd round, during the main card of ONE Championship – Century – Part 2, on Sunday 13th October 2019 at Ryogoku Kokugikan in Tokyo.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 5 rounds in the Bantamweight division, which meant the weight limit was 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
This contest was for the One Championship bantamweight championship.
Fernandes vs Belingon stats
Bibiano Fernandes stepped into the ring with a record of 23 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, 2 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 8 by submission.
Kevin Belingon made his way to the ring with a record of 20 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, with 8 of those wins by knock out and 3 by submission.
The stats suggested Belingon had a massive power advantage over Fernandes, boosting at 40% knock out percentage over Fernandes' 9%.
Bibiano Fernandes was the older man by 8 years, at 42 years old.
Fernandes had a height advantage of 2 inches over Belingon.
Fernandes was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 1 more fights, and made his debut in 2004, 2 years and 8 months earlier than Belingon, whose first professional fight was in 2007. He had fought 13 more professional rounds, 72 to Belingon's 59.
Belingon's last 2 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 5 months and 3 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 2 months and 18 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 7 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3.5 rounds on average.