Tape rankings @ Heavyweight
Who won Goltsov vs Greene?
Denis Goltsov beat Maurice Greene by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the main card of PFL 2022 #5, on Friday 24th June 2022 at Overtime Elite Arena in Atlanta.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Denis Goltsov.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
Goltsov vs Greene stats
Denis Goltsov stepped into the ring with a record of 28 wins, 7 loses and 0 draws, 13 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 10 by submission.
Maurice Greene made his way to the ring with a record of 9 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, with 2 of those wins by knock out and 5 by submission.
The stats suggested Goltsov had a large advantage in power over Greene, boasting at 46% knock out percentage over Greene's 22%.
Denis Goltsov was the younger man by 3 years, at 32 years old.
Greene had a height advantage of 2 inches over Goltsov. That also extended to a 4-inch reach advantage.
Goltsov was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 20 more fights, and made his debut in 2010, 1 year and 11 months earlier than Greene, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 35 more professional rounds, 66 to Greene's 31.
Goltsov vs Greene form
Denis Goltsov had stopped 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had beat Cody Goodale at PFL 2022 #2 on 28th April 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at Esports Stadium Arlington, Arlington, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Ante Delija at PFL 2021 #8 on 19th August 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Hollywood.
Going into that contest, he had beat Brandon Sayles at PFL 2021 #6 on 25th June 2021 by knockout in the 3rd round at Ocean Casino Resort, Atlantic City.
Before that, he had won against Mo DeReese at PFL 2021 #3 on 6th May 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at Ocean Casino Resort, Atlantic City.
He had lost to Ali Isaev at PFL 2019 #9 on 31st October 2019 by knockout in the 3rd round at Mandalay Bay Events Center, Las Vegas.
Goltsov's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 7 months and 25 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 12 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 11 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.2 rounds on average.
Greene's last 4 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 5 months and 7 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 10 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.5 rounds on average.