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Who won Haqparast vs Silva?
Nasrat Haqparast beat Joaquim Silva by , during the main card of UFC on ESPN 5, on Saturday 3rd August 2019 at Prudential Center in Newark.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Nasrat Haqparast.
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).
Haqparast vs Silva stats
Nasrat Haqparast stepped into the ring with a record of 10 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Joaquim Silva made his way to the ring with a record of 11 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 6 of those wins by knock out and 3 by submission.
The stats suggested Haqparast had a large advantage in power over Silva, boasting at 80% knock out percentage over Silva's 55%.
Nasrat Haqparast was the younger man by 6 years, at 27 years old.
Haqparast had a height advantage of 2 inches over Silva. That also extended to a 3-inch reach advantage.
Haqparast's experience as a professional fighter was relatively equal to Silva's, having had the same amount of fights, and made his debut in 2012, 2 year and 2 months later than Silva, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He had fought 16 more professional rounds, 39 to Silva's 23.