Feb 08 2020
Saturday

Toyota Center, Houston, United States

Main Card
3 rounds contest @ Featherweight
Mirsad Bekti
Bekti
Bosnia and Herzegovina flag
12-2-0
SD 3
SD 3
13-2-0

The tape

32
Age
33
5' 7" / 170 cm
Height
5' 8" / 173 cm
70.9" / 180 cm
Reach
70.1" / 178 cm

Tape record

UDSUBUDKOUD
Form
KOSDKOKOSUB
12
Wins
13
3
By KO
6
25
KO%
46
5
By SUB
3
42
SUB%
23
2
Loses
2
0
Stopped
2
0
Tapped
0
0
Draws
0
2014
Debut
2011
14
Bouts
15
31
Rounds
29
2 hours, 13 minutes
Fight Time
1 hours, 54 minutes

Tape rankings @ Featherweight

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Dan Ige vs Mirsad Bekti report

Who won Ige vs Bektić?

Dan Ige beat Mirsad Bekti by split decision in their 3 round contest during the main card of UFC 247, on Saturday 8th February 2020 at Toyota Center in Houston.

The scorecards were announced in favor of the winner Dan Ige.

The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 145 pounds (10.4 stone or 65.8 KG).

Ige vs Bektić stats

Dan Ige stepped into the octagon with a record of 12 wins, 2 losses and 0 draws, 3 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 5 by submission.

Mirsad Bekti made his way to the cage with a record of 13 wins, 2 losses and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by knock out and 3 by submission.

Dan Ige's UFC record stood at 10-6-0, while Mirsad Bekti's came in at 6-4-0.

The stats suggested Bekti had a large advantage in power over Ige, boasting a 46% knock out percentage over Ige's 25%.

If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Ige had an advantage over Bekti, with a 42% submission rate over Bekti's 23%.

Dan Ige was the younger man by 1 year, at 32 years old.

Bekti had a height advantage of 1 inch over Ige. Despite this, he had a 1-inch reach advantage.

Ige was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 1 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2014, 2 years and 10 months later than Bekti, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He had fought 28 more professional rounds, 63 to Bekti's 35.

Ige vs Bektić form

Ige had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going to the judges twice.

In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Chan Sung Jung at UFC Vegas 29 on 19th June 2021 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest in the United States.

Previous to that, he had won against Gavin Tucker at UFC Vegas 21 on 13th March 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Calvin Kattar at UFC Fight Island 1 on 15th July 2020 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at UFC Fight Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

Before that, he had beaten Edson Barboza at UFC Fight Night Jacksonville on 16th May 2020 by split decision in their 3 round contest at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena, Jacksonville, United States.

He had defeated Mirsad Bekti at UFC 247 on 8th February 2020 by split decision in their 3 round contest at Toyota Center, Houston.

Activity check

Ige's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 4 months and 10 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 10 months and 14 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 17 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3.4 rounds on average.

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