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Ian Garry vs Jack Grant report
Who won Garry vs Grant?
Ian 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 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 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 Garry was the younger man by 6 years, at 25 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 17 less professional rounds, 26 to Grant's 43.
Garry vs Grant form
Garry remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Jack Grant at Cage Warriors 125 on 26th June 2021 by unanimous decision in their Cage Warriors Welterweight championship fight at York Hall, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had defeated Lawrence Tracey at Cage Warriors 119 on 12th December 2020 by knockout in the 1st round at York Hall, London, England.
Going into that contest, he had beat George McManus at Cage Warriors 115 on 25th September 2020 by knockout in the 2nd round at BEC Arena, Manchester.
Before that, he had won against Mateusz Figlak at Cage Warriors 110 on 9th November 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Neptune Stadium, Cork, Ireland.
He had beat Matteo Ceglia at Cage Warriors on 6th September 2019 by knockout in the 2nd round at BT Studio, Stratford, England.
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 won against Aleksi M ntykivi at Cage Warriors 96 on 1st September 2018 by knockout in the 1st round at Echo Arena, Liverpool.
He had defeated Mehdi Dakaev at Cage Warriors 93 on 28th April 2018 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Lisebergshallen, Gothenburg, Sweden.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Ian Garry had been fighting more than Jack Grant.
Going to this contest, Ian Garry had last fought 1 year, 8 months and 26 days ago, while Jack Grant's last outing had been 2 years, 3 months and 12 days ago.
Garry's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 6 months and 18 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 8 months and 16 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 11 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.2 rounds on average.
Grant's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 10 months and 24 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 11 months and 24 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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