Dec 31 2019
Tuesday

Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan

RIZIN 20
3 rounds contest @ Kape vs Asakura
Kai Asakura
Asakura
Japan flag
14-4-0
KO 2
KO 2
14-1-0

Belts on The Line

Rizin Bantamweight Championship

The tape

27
Age
27
5' 5" / 165 cm
Height
5' 8" / 172 cm
68.1" / 173 cm
Reach
N/A

Tape record

Form
14
Wins
14
8
By KO
8
57
KO%
57
5
By SUB
3
36
SUB%
21
4
Loses
1
0
Stopped
1
2
Tapped
0
0
Draws
0
2012
Debut
2012
18
Bouts
15
39
Rounds
25
2 hours, 42 minutes
Fight Time
1 hours, 32 minutes

Tape rankings @ Kape vs Asakura

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Manel Kape vs Kai Asakura report

Who won Kape vs Asakura?

Manel Kape beat Kai Asakura by , during the main event of RIZIN 20, on Tuesday 31st December 2019 at Saitama Super Arena in Saitama.

The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Manel Kape.

The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Kape vs Asakura division, which meant the weight limit was pounds (0 stone or 0 KG).

This contest was for the Rizin kape vs asakura championship.

Kape vs Asakura stats

Manel Kape stepped into the ring with a record of 14 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 5 by submission.

Kai Asakura made his way to the ring with a record of 14 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 8 of those wins by knock out and 3 by submission.

The stats suggested that Kape and Asakura have similar power, both with a 57% knock out percentage.

Manel Kape was the same age as Kai Asakura, at 27 years old.

Asakura had a height advantage of 3 inches over Kape.

Kape was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 3 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 4 months earlier than Asakura, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 17 more professional rounds, 48 to Asakura's 31.

Kape vs Asakura form

Kape had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going to the judges once.

In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Takeya Mizugaki at RIZIN 18 on 18th August 2019 by knockout in the 2nd round at Dolphins Arena, Nagoya, Japan.

Previous to that, he had defeated Seiichiro Ito at RIZIN 15 on 21st April 2019 by knockout in the 2nd round at Yokohama Arena, Yokohama.

Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Ulka Sasaki at RIZIN 14 on 31st December 2018 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Saitama Super Arena, Saitama.

Before that, he had beat Yusaku Nakamura at RIZIN 13 on 30th September 2018 by unanimous decision in the 3rd round at Saitama Super Arena, Saitama.

He had lost to Kai Asakura at RIZIN 10 on 6th May 2018 by split decision in their 3 round contest at Marine Messe Fukuoka, Fukuoka.

Asakura had won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 2 of them, going the distance 3 times.

In his last fight before this contest, he had won against Ulka Sasaki at RIZIN 19 on 12th October 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Edion Arena, Osaka, Japan.

Previous to that, he had won against Kyoji Horiguchi at RIZIN 18 on 18th August 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Dolphins Arena, Nagoya.

Going into that contest, he had beat Je Hoon Moon at RIZIN Heisei’s Last Yarennoka! on 30th December 2018 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Saitama Super Arena, Tokyo.

Before that, he had defeated Thanongsaklek at RIZIN 13 on 30th September 2018 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Saitama Super Arena, Saitama.

He had won against Manel Kape at RIZIN 10 on 6th May 2018 by split decision in their 3 round contest at Marine Messe Fukuoka, Fukuoka.

Activity check

In terms of activity leading into the fight, Kai Asakura had been fighting more than Manel Kape.

Going to this contest, Manel Kape had last fought 2 years, 1 month and 28 days ago, while Kai Asakura's last outing had been 2 years and 4 days ago.

Kape's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 5 months and 10 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 8 months and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 13 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.6 rounds on average.

Asakura's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 5 months and 10 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 8 months and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 11 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.2 rounds on average.

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