Tape rankings @ Flyweight
Who won Hu vs Wakamatsu?
Yuya Wakamatsu beat Yong Hu by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the main card of ONE Championship – Winter Warriors, on Friday 3rd December 2021 at Singapore Indoor Stadium in Singapore.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Yuya Wakamatsu.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Flyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 125 pounds (8.9 stone or 56.7 KG).
Hu vs Wakamatsu stats
Yong Hu stepped into the ring with a record of 7 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 3 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Yuya Wakamatsu made his way to the ring with a record of 13 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, with 11 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Wakamatsu had a massive power advantage over Hu, boosting at 85% knock out percentage over Hu's 43%.
Yong Hu was the younger man by 27 years, at years old.
Wakamatsu had a height advantage of 1 inch over Hu.
Hu was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 8 less fights, and made his debut in 2016, 1 year and 2 months later than Wakamatsu, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He had fought 21 less professional rounds, 21 to Wakamatsu's 42.
Hu vs Wakamatsu form
Hu had won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 1 of them, going to the judges 4 times.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Yodkaikaew Fairtex at ONE Championship – Fists of Fury 3 on 19th March 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Singapore Indoor Stadium, Singapore.
Previous to that, he had defeated Zhen Wang at ONE Hero Series November on 18th November 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Beijing, China.
Going into that contest, he had beat Huyixibai Chuhayifu at ONE Hero Series June on 14th June 2019 by unanimous decision in the 3rd round at Shanghai.
Before that, he had won against Ketuogesi Meng at ONE Hero Series March on 25th March 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Beijing.
He had beat Zhiyuan Yan at ONE Hero Series January on 28th January 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Beijing.
Hu's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 3 months and 27 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 30 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 13 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.6 rounds on average.
Wakamatsu's last 4 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 8 months and 3 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 11 months and 1 day. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.3 rounds on average.