Belts on The Line
Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Garry vs Grant?
Ian Machado Garry beat Jack Grant by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest during the main event of Cage Warriors 125, on Saturday 26th June 2021 at York Hall in London.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Ian Machado Garry.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 5 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 170 pounds (12.1 stone or 77.1 KG).
This contest was for the Cage Warriors welterweight championship.
Garry vs Grant stats
Ian Machado Garry stepped into the octagon with an undefeated record of 6 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 1 by submission.
Jack Grant made his way to the cage with a record of 17 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, with 8 of those wins by knock out and 8 by submission.
The stats suggested Garry had an advantage in power over Grant, with a 67% knock out percentage over Grant's 47%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Grant had a large advantage over Garry, boosting at 47% submission rate over Garry's 17%.
Ian Machado Garry was the younger man by 5 years, at 26 years old.
Garry had a height advantage of 2 inches over Grant.
Garry was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 17 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2019, 6 year and 5 months later than Grant, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 13 less professional rounds, 30 to Grant's 43.
Garry vs Grant form
Grant had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Agy Sardari at Cage Warriors 119 on 12th December 2020 by split decision in their Cage Warriors Lightweight championship fight at York Hall, London, England.
Previous to that, he had defeated Yassine Belhadj at Cage Warriors 115 on 25th September 2020 by submission in the 1st round at BEC Arena, Manchester.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Jai Herbert at Cage Warriors 106 on 29th June 2019 by knockout in the 3rd round in their Cage Warriors Lightweight championship fight at Eventim Apollo, London.
Before that, he had beat Aleksi M ntykivi at Cage Warriors 96 on 1st September 2018 by knockout in the 1st round at Echo Arena, Liverpool.
He had won against Mehdi Dakaev at Cage Warriors 93 on 28th April 2018 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Lisebergshallen, Gothenburg, Sweden.
Garry's last 4 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 2 months and 22 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year and 21 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.5 rounds on average.
Grant's last 5 fights had come over a period of 5 years and 7 months, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 1 month and 12 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 13 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.6 rounds on average.
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