Hamamatsu Arena, Hamamatsu, Japan
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Who won Inoue vs Girdham?
Naoki Inoue beat Trent Girdham by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest during the main card of RIZIN 21, on Saturday 22nd February 2020 at Hamamatsu Arena in Hamamatsu.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Naoki Inoue.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Inoue vs Girdham division, which meant the weight limit was pounds (0 stone or 0 KG).
Inoue vs Girdham stats
Naoki Inoue stepped into the octagon with a record of 10 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws and 6 by submission.
Trent Girdham made his way to the cage with a record of 12 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 4 of those wins by knock out and 5 by submission.
The stats suggested Girdham had a massive power advantage over Inoue, boosting at 33% knock out percentage over Inoue's 0%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Inoue had an advantage over Girdham, with a 60% submission rate over Girdham's 42%.
Naoki Inoue was the same age as Trent Girdham, at 26 years old.
Inoue's experience as a professional fighter was relatively equal to Girdham's, having had 3 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2015, 1 year and 1 month earlier than Girdham, whose first professional fight was in 2016. He had fought the same amount of professional rounds, 39 to Girdham's 39.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Trent Girdham had been fighting more than Naoki Inoue.
Going to this contest, Naoki Inoue had last fought 3 years, 9 months and 16 days ago, while Trent Girdham's last outing had been 4 years, 3 months and 20 days ago.
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