Tape rankings @ Featherweight
Who won Kattar vs Chikadze?
The fight was scheduled to take place over 5 rounds in the Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 145 pounds (10.4 stone or 65.8 KG).
Kattar vs Chikadze stats
Calvin Kattar stepped into the ring with a record of 22 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, 11 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 2 by submission.
Giga Chikadze made his way to the ring with a record of 14 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 9 of those wins by knock out and 1 by submission.
The stats suggested Chikadze had advantage in power over Kattar, with a 64% knock out percentage over Kattar's 50%.
Calvin Kattar was the same age as Giga Chikadze, at 33 years old.
Chikadze had a height advantage of 1 inch over Kattar. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Kattar was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 11 more fights, and made his debut in 2007, 8 years and 5 months earlier than Chikadze, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He had fought the same amount of professional rounds, 0 to Chikadze's 0.
Kattar vs Chikadze form
Kattar remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 1 of his recent opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Max Holloway at UFC on ABC 1 on 16th January 2021 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at Etihad Arena, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
Previous to that, he had defeated Dan Ige at UFC Fight Island 1 on 15th July 2020 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at UFC Fight Island, Abu Dhabi.
Going into that contest, he had beat Jeremy Stephens at UFC 249 on 9th May 2020 by knockout in the 2nd round at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena, Jacksonville, United States.
Before that, he had been beaten by Zabit Magomedsharipov at UFC on ESPN+ 21 on 9th November 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at CSKA Arena, Moscow, Russia.
He had lost to Renato Moicano at UFC 223 on 7th April 2018 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Barclays Center, Brooklyn, United States.
Kattar's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 9 months and 17 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 4 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 18 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3.6 rounds on average.
Chikadze's last 3 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 2 months and 17 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 4 months and 27 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 5 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.7 rounds on average.