Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Gracie vs Lemminger?
Neiman Gracie beat Mark Lemminger by during the co-main event of Bellator 266, on Saturday 18th September 2021 at SAP Center in San Jose.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Neiman Gracie.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 170 pounds (12.1 stone or 77.1 KG).
Gracie vs Lemminger stats
Neiman Gracie stepped into the octagon with a record of 10 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws and 9 by submission.
Mark Lemminger made his way to the cage with a record of 12 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 6 of those wins by knock out and 3 by submission.
The stats suggested Lemminger had a massive power advantage over Gracie, boosting at 50% knock out percentage over Gracie's 0%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Gracie had a massive advantage over Lemminger, boasting at 90% submission rate over Lemminger's 25%.
Neiman Gracie was the older man by 4 years, at 33 years old.
Lemminger had a height advantage of 1 inch over Gracie. Despite this, he had 4-inch reach advantage.
Gracie was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 4 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2013, 2 years earlier than Lemminger, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He had fought 4 less professional rounds, 36 to Lemminger's 40.
Gracie vs Lemminger form
Neiman Gracie had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Jason Jackson at Bellator 255 on 2nd April 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Jon Fitch at Bellator 246 on 12th September 2020 by unanimous decision in the 2nd round at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Rory MacDonald at Bellator 222 on 14th June 2019 by unanimous decision in their Bellator Welterweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York City.
Before that, he had beat Ed Ruth at Bellator 213 on 15th December 2018 by unanimous decision in the 4th round at Neal S. Blaisdell Center, Honolulu.
He had defeated Javier Torres at Bellator 198 on 28th April 2018 by unanimous decision in the 2nd round at AllState Arena, Rosemont.
Gracie's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years and 7 months, meaning he had been fighting on average every 11 months and 1 day. In those fights, he fought a total of 16 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3.2 rounds on average.
Lemminger's last 2 fights had come over a period of 3 years and 5 months, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 8 months and 16 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 4 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.
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