Tape rankings @ Middleweight
Who won Hawes vs Imavov?
Phil Hawes beat Nassourdine Imavov by majority decision in their 3 round contest, during the main card of UFC Vegas 19, on Saturday 20th February 2021 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Phil Hawes.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 185 pounds (13.2 stone or 83.9 KG).
Hawes vs Imavov stats
Phil Hawes stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 0 wins, zero loses and 0 draws.
Nassourdine Imavov made his way to the ring with a record of 9 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 3 of those wins by knock out and 4 by submission.
The stats suggested Imavov had a massive power advantage over Hawes, boosting at 33% knock out percentage over Hawes' 0%.
Phil Hawes was the older man by 7 years, at 32 years old.
Imavov had a height advantage of 3 inches over Hawes. Despite this, he had 2-inch reach advantage.
Hawes was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 11 less fights, and made his debut in 2014, 1 year and 11 months earlier than Imavov, whose first professional fight was in 2016. He had fought 1 less professional rounds, 21 to Imavov's 22.