Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Larkin vs Berkhamov?
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 170 pounds (12.1 stone or 77.1 KG).
Larkin vs Berkhamov stats
Lorenz Larkin stepped into the ring with a record of 24 wins, 7 loses and 0 draws, 12 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Mukhamed Berkhamov made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 14 wins and 0 draws, with 2 of those by knock out and 9 by submission.
The stats suggested Larkin had a massive power advantage over Berkhamov, boasting at 50% knock out percentage over Berkhamov's 14%.
Lorenz Larkin was the older man by 7 years, at 35 years old.
Berkhamov had a height advantage of 3 inches over Larkin.
Larkin was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 17 more fights, and made his debut in 2009, 3 years and 5 months earlier than Berkhamov, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 49 more professional rounds, 74 to Berkhamov's 25.
Larkin vs Berkhamov form
Larkin had won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 1 of them, going to the judges 4 times.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Kyle Stewart at Bellator 280 on 6th May 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at Accor Arena, Paris, France.
Previous to that, he had defeated Rafael Carvalho at Bellator 258 on 7th May 2021 by split decision in their 3 round contest at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville, United States.
Going into that contest, he had beat Keita Nakamura at Bellator 237 on 28th December 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan.
Before that, he had won against Andrey Koreshkov at Bellator 229 on 4th October 2019 by split decision in their 3 round contest at Pechanga Resort & Casino, Temecula, United States.
He had beat Ion Pascu at Bellator 207 on 12th October 2018 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville.
Larkin's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 9 months and 30 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 6 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 13 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.6 rounds on average.