Ecopa Arena, Shizuoka, Japan
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Who won Kato vs Kuramoto?
Kazuma Kuramoto beat Kenji Kato by , during the main card of RIZIN Trigger 2nd, on Wednesday 23rd February 2022 at Ecopa Arena in Shizuoka.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Kazuma Kuramoto.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Kato vs Kuramoto division, which meant the weight limit was pounds (0 stone or 0 KG).
Kato vs Kuramoto stats
Kenji Kato stepped into the ring with a record of 14 wins, 7 loses and 0 draws, 10 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Kazuma Kuramoto made his way to the ring with a record of 7 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 5 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested that Kato and Kuramoto have similar power, both with a 71% knock out percentage.
Kenji Kato was the younger man by 4 years, at 31 years old.
Kato had a height advantage of 3 inches over Kuramoto.
Kato was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 13 more fights, and made his debut in 2009, 8 years and 4 months earlier than Kuramoto, whose first professional fight was in 2018. He had fought 19 more professional rounds, 39 to Kuramoto's 20.
Kato's last 3 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 3 months and 7 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 4 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.3 rounds on average.
Kuramoto's last 2 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 4 months and 28 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 8 months and 14 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 4 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.