Tape rankings @ Featherweight
Who won Khaybulaev vs Wade?
Movlid Khaybulaev beat Chris Wade by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest, during the main card of PFL 2021 #10, on Wednesday 27th October 2021 at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Movlid Khaybulaev.
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).
Khaybulaev vs Wade stats
Movlid Khaybulaev stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 18 wins, zero loses and 1 draw, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 2 by submission.
Chris Wade made his way to the ring with a record of 20 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, with 1 of those wins by knock out and 5 by submission.
The stats suggested Khaybulaev had a large advantage in power over Wade, boasting at 33% knock out percentage over Wade's 5%.
Movlid Khaybulaev was the younger man by 3 years, at 31 years old.
Wade had a height advantage of 4 inches over Khaybulaev. Despite this, both fighters had equal reach.
Khaybulaev was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 7 less fights, and made his debut in 2011, 27 days earlier than Wade, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He had fought 26 less professional rounds, 46 to Wade's 72.
Khaybulaev vs Wade form
Wade had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 3 times.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had beat Bubba Jenkins at PFL 2021 #9 on 27th August 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Hollywood, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Arman Ospanov at PFL 2021 #4 on 10th June 2021 by knockout in the 2nd round at Ocean Casino Resort, Atlantic City.
Going into that contest, he had won against Anthony Dizy at PFL 2021 #1 on 23rd April 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Ocean Casino Resort, Atlantic City.
Before that, he had been beaten by Loik Radzhabov at PFL 2019 #8 on 17th October 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Mandalay Bay Events Center, Las Vegas.
He had beat Nate Andrews at PFL 2019 #8 on 17th October 2019 by majority decision in their 2 round contest at Mandalay Bay Events Center, Las Vegas.
Khaybulaev's last 3 fights had come over a period of 1 year and 21 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 4 months and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.
Wade's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 6 months and 27 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 7 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 13 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.6 rounds on average.