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US - TBC / UK - TBC
Current rankings @ Welterweight
When is Gracie vs Yamauchi?
Neiman Gracie is set to fight Goiti Yamauchi, as the main event of Bellator 284, on Friday 12th August 2022 at Sanford Pentagon in Sioux Falls.
The fight is scheduled for 5 rounds in the Welterweight division, which means the weight limit will be 170 pounds (12.1 stone or 77.1 KG).
Gracie vs Yamauchi stats
Neiman Gracie steps into the ring with a record of 11 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 1 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 9 by submission.
Goiti Yamauchi will make his way to the ring with a record of 26 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, with 2 of those wins by knock out and 20 by submission.
The stats suggest Gracie has a slight advantage in power over Yamauchi, with a 9% knock out percentage over Yamauchi's 8%.
Neiman Gracie is the older man by 4 years, at 33 years old.
Gracie has a height advantage of 2 inches over Yamauchi. Despite this, both fighters have equal reach.
Gracie is the less experienced professional fighter, having had 17 less fights, and made his debut in 2013, 2 year and 10 months later than Yamauchi, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He has fought 19 less professional rounds, 34 to Yamauchi's 53.
Gracie vs Yamauchi form
Gracie has beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going to the judges once.
In his last fight, he lost to Logan Storley at Bellator 274 on 19th February 2022 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Mark Lemminger at Bellator 266 on 18th September 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at SAP Center, San Jose.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Jason Jackson at Bellator 255 on 2nd April 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville.
Before that, he had beat Jon Fitch at Bellator 246 on 12th September 2020 by unanimous decision in the 2nd round at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville.
He had lost to 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.
Yamauchi has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 3 times.
In his last fight, he won against Levan Chokheli at Bellator 279 on 23rd April 2022 by submission in the 1st round at Neal S. Blaisdell Center, Honolulu, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Chris Gonzalez at Bellator 263 on 31st July 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at The Forum, Inglewood.
Going into that contest, he had beat Daron Cruickshank at Bellator 237 on 28th December 2019 by submission in the 1st round at Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan.
Before that, he had defeated Saad Awad at Bellator 229 on 4th October 2019 by submission in the 1st round at Pechanga Resort & Casino, Temecula, United States.
He had been beaten by Michael Chandler at Bellator 192 on 20th January 2018 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Great Wester Forum, Inglewood.
In terms of recent activity, Neiman Gracie has been fighting more than Goiti Yamauchi.
Neiman Gracie last fought 4 months and 4 days ago, while Goiti Yamauchi's last outing was 2 months ago.
Gracie's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years and 9 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 9 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 16 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3.2 rounds on average.
Yamauchi's last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 5 months and 3 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 10 months and 19 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 7 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 1.4 rounds on average.
Gracie vs Yamauchi US streams
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Gracie vs Yamauchi UK streams
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