Tape rankings @ Heavyweight
Who won Franklin vs Golm?
Marcelo Golm beat Davion Franklin by submission in the 3rd round, during the main card of Bellator MMA, on Friday 22nd July 2022 at Emerald Queen Casino and Hotel in Tacoma.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
Franklin vs Golm stats
Davion Franklin stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 0 wins, zero loses and 0 draws.
Marcelo Golm made his way to the ring with a record of 9 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 7 of those wins by knock out and 2 by submission.
The stats suggested Golm had a massive power advantage over Franklin, boosting at 78% knock out percentage over Franklin's 0%.
Davion Franklin was the younger man by 1 year, at 28 years old.
Golm had a height advantage of 1 inch over Franklin. Despite this, he had 4-inch reach advantage.
Franklin was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 12 less fights, and made his debut in 2020, 4 year and 9 months later than Golm, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He had fought 8 less professional rounds, 12 to Golm's 20.
Franklin's last 4 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 5 months and 20 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 13 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.5 rounds on average.
Golm's last 3 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 6 months and 7 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 6 months and 3 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 5 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.7 rounds on average.