Tape rankings @ Light Heavyweight
Who won Krylov vs Walker?
Nikita Krylov beat Johnny Walker by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the main card of UFC on ESPN+ 28, on Saturday 14th March 2020 at Ginásio Nilson Nelson in Brasilia.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Nikita Krylov.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 205 pounds (14.6 stone or 93 KG).
Krylov vs Walker stats
Nikita Krylov stepped into the ring with a record of 26 wins, 7 loses and 0 draws, 11 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 15 by submission.
Johnny Walker made his way to the ring with a record of 17 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, with 14 of those wins by knock out and 2 by submission.
The stats suggested Walker had a massive power advantage over Krylov, boosting at 82% knock out percentage over Krylov's 42%.
Nikita Krylov was the younger man by 1 year, at 29 years old.
Walker had a height advantage of 3 inches over Krylov. That also extended to a 4-inch reach advantage.
Krylov was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 12 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 1 year and 4 months earlier than Walker, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 12 more professional rounds, 50 to Walker's 38.
Krylov's last 3 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 9 months and 9 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 3 months and 4 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 7 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.3 rounds on average.
Walker's last 2 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 7 months and 7 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 9 months and 19 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 2 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1 rounds on average.