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Who won Hardwick vs Bungard?
George Hardwick beat Chris Bungard by during the main card of Cage Warriors 147, on Sunday 20th November 2022 at BT Sport Studio in London.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner George Hardwick.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 5 rounds in the Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 155 pounds (11.1 stone or 70.3 KG).
Hardwick vs Bungard stats
George Hardwick stepped into the octagon with a record of 10 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 3 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.
Chris Bungard made his way to the cage with a record of 17 wins, 7 loses and 0 draws, with 5 of those wins by knock out and 9 by submission.
The stats suggested Hardwick had a slight advantage in power over Bungard, with a 30% knock out percentage over Bungard's 29%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Bungard had a large advantage over Hardwick, boosting at 53% submission rate over Hardwick's 30%.
George Hardwick was the younger man by 8 years, at 26 years old.
Bungard had a height advantage of 2 inches over Hardwick.
Hardwick was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 13 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2017, 3 year and 8 months later than Bungard, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 17 less professional rounds, 28 to Bungard's 45.
Hardwick's last 4 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 5 months and 7 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 10 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.5 rounds on average.
Bungard's last 3 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 9 months and 23 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 7 months and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 5 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.7 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Hardwick vs Bungard?
George Hardwick was a 1/6 (-590) favourite going into the contest, while Chris Bungard made his way into the ring at 7/2 (+350) with oddsmakers.