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Who won Harrison vs Fabian?
Kayla Harrison beat Genah Fabian by , during the main event of PFL 2021 #8, on Thursday 19th August 2021 at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Kayla Harrison.
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).
Harrison vs Fabian stats
Kayla Harrison stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 8 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 3 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.
Genah Fabian made his way to the ring with a record of 2 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 2 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Fabian had a massive power advantage over Harrison, boosting at 100% knock out percentage over Harrison's 38%.
Kayla Harrison was the younger man by 1 year, at 31 years old.
Fabian had a height advantage of 1 inch over Harrison. That also extended to a 9-inch reach advantage.
Harrison was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 5 more fights, and made his debut in 2018, 2 year and 8 months later than Fabian, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He had fought 10 more professional rounds, 22 to Fabian's 12.
Harrison vs Fabian form
Harrison remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 1 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had beat Cindy Dandois at PFL 2021 #6 on 25th June 2021 by in the 1st round at Ocean Casino Resort, Atlantic City, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Mariana Morais at PFL 2021 #3 on 6th May 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at Ocean Casino Resort, Atlantic City.
Going into that contest, he had won against Larissa Pacheco at PFL 2019 #10 on 31st December 2019 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden, New York City.
Before that, he had beat Bobbi Jo Dalziel at PFL 2019 #7 on 11th October 2019 by unanimous decision in the 1st round at Mandalay Bay Events Center, Las Vegas.
He had defeated Morgan Frier at PFL 2019 #4 on 11th July 2019 by unanimous decision in the 1st round at Ocean Casino Resort, Atlantic City.
Harrison's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 6 months and 10 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 4 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.8 rounds on average.
Fabian's last 2 fights had come over a period of 8 months and 15 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 4 months and 10 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 5 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.5 rounds on average.