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Who won Gouti vs Davis?
Alfie Davis beat Thibault Gouti by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest during the prelims of Bellator Milan, on Saturday 29th October 2022 at Allianz Cloud Arena in Milan.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Alfie Davis.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 155 pounds (11.1 stone or 70.3 KG).
Gouti vs Davis stats
Thibault Gouti stepped into the octagon with a record of 16 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 6 by submission.
Alfie Davis made his way to the cage with a record of 14 wins, 4 loses and 1 draw, with 5 of those wins by knock out and 3 by submission.
The stats suggested Gouti had a slight advantage in power over Davis, with a 38% knock out percentage over Davis' 36%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Gouti had an advantage over Davis, with a 38% submission rate over Davis' 21%.
Thibault Gouti was the older man by 5 years, at 36 years old.
Davis had a height advantage of 1 inch over Gouti. Despite this, he had 1-inch reach advantage.
Gouti was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 2 more fights, and made his debut in 2011, 2 years and 1 month earlier than Davis, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He had fought 10 less professional rounds, 41 to Davis' 51.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Alfie Davis had been fighting more than Thibault Gouti.
Going to this contest, Thibault Gouti had last fought 1 year, 6 months and 29 days ago, while Alfie Davis' last outing had been 1 year, 6 months and 22 days ago.
Gouti's last 2 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 9 months and 17 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 10 months and 23 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.
Davis' last 2 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 6 months and 14 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 3 months and 9 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Gouti vs Davis?
Thibault Gouti was a 16/25 (-160) favourite going into the contest, while Alfie Davis made his way into the ring at 11/10 (+110) with oddsmakers.