Tape rankings @ Goto vs Hibino
Who won Goto vs Hibino?
Joji Goto beat Junya Hibino by submission in the 2nd round during the main card of RIZIN LANDMARK 6 in NAGOYA, on Sunday 1st October 2023 at Dolphins Arena in Nagoya.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Goto vs Hibino division, which meant the weight limit was pounds (0 stone or 0 KG).
Goto vs Hibino stats
Joji Goto stepped into the octagon with a record of 14 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, 7 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.
Junya Hibino made his way to the cage with a record of 5 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 3 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Hibino had a slight advantage in power over Goto, with a 60% knock out percentage over Goto's 50%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Goto had a large advantage over Hibino, boasting at 21% submission rate over Hibino's 0%.
Joji Goto was the older man by 3 years, at 27 years old.
Goto had a height advantage of 1 inch over Hibino.
Goto was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 13 more fights, and made his debut in 2016, 3 years and 11 months earlier than Hibino, whose first professional fight was in 2020. He had fought 27 more professional rounds, 41 to Hibino's 14.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Junya Hibino had been fighting more than Joji Goto.
Going to this contest, Joji Goto had last fought 3 months and 9 days ago, while Junya Hibino's last outing had been 10 months and 27 days ago.
What were the odds on Goto vs Hibino?
Joji Goto was a 7/10 (-140) favourite going into the contest, while Junya Hibino made his way into the ring at 1/1 (+100) with oddsmakers.