Tape rankings @ Lightweight
Who won Fiziev vs Green?
Rafael Fiziev beat Bobby Green by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the prelims of UFC 265, on Saturday 7th August 2021 at Toyota Center in Houston.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Rafael Fiziev.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 155 pounds (11.1 stone or 70.3 KG).
Fiziev vs Green stats
Rafael Fiziev stepped into the ring with a record of 9 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 1 by submission.
Bobby Green made his way to the ring with a record of 27 wins, 11 loses and 1 draw, with 8 of those wins by knock out and 9 by submission.
The stats suggested Fiziev had a massive power advantage over Green, boasting at 67% knock out percentage over Green's 30%.
Rafael Fiziev was the younger man by 6 years, at 29 years old.
Green had a height advantage of 2 inches over Fiziev. Despite this, he had 1-inch reach advantage.
Fiziev was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 29 less fights, and made his debut in 2015, 7 year and 5 months later than Green, whose first professional fight was in 2008. He had fought 21 more professional rounds, 21 to Green's 0.
Green's last 3 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 10 months and 27 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 20 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.