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Who won Guida vs Madsen?
Mark O Madsen beat Clay Guida by split decision in their 3 round contest during the co-main event of UFC Vegas 34, on Saturday 21st August 2021 at UFC APEX in Enterprise.
The scorecards were announced as 27-30, 28-29, 29-28 in favor of winner Mark O Madsen.
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).
Guida vs Madsen stats
Clay Guida stepped into the octagon with a record of 36 wins, 20 loses and 0 draws, 7 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 13 by submission.
Mark O Madsen made his way to the cage with an unblemished record of 10 wins and 0 draws, with 3 of those by knock out and 3 by submission.
The stats suggested Madsen had an advantage in power over Guida, with a 30% knock out percentage over Guida's 19%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Guida had a slight advantage over Madsen, with a 36% submission rate over Madsen's 30%.
Clay Guida was the older man by 3 years, at 41 years old.
Madsen had a height advantage of 1 inch over Guida. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Guida was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 46 more fights, and made his debut in 2003, 10 years and 2 months earlier than Madsen, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 104 more professional rounds, 131 to Madsen's 27.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Mark O Madsen had been fighting more than Clay Guida.
Going to this contest, Clay Guida had last fought 1 year, 5 months and 3 days ago, while Mark O Madsen's last outing had been 3 years, 3 months and 27 days ago.
Guida's last 4 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 2 months and 13 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 3 months and 20 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.
Madsen's last 4 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 4 months and 2 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year and 1 month. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.5 rounds on average.
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