Belts on The Line
Tape rankings @ Lightweight
Who won Lee vs Lapicus?
Christian Lee beat Iuri Lapicus by , during the co-main event of ONE Championship – Inside the Matrix, on Friday 30th October 2020 at Singapore Indoor Stadium in Singapore.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Christian Lee.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 5 rounds in the Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 155 pounds (11.1 stone or 70.3 KG).
This contest was for the One Championship lightweight championship.
Lee vs Lapicus stats
Christian Lee stepped into the ring with a record of 13 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 4 by submission.
Iuri Lapicus made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 14 wins and 0 draws, with 4 of those by knock out and 10 by submission.
The stats suggested Lee had a massive power advantage over Lapicus, boasting at 62% knock out percentage over Lapicus' 29%.
Christian Lee was the younger man by 2 years, at 24 years old.
Lee had a height advantage of 1 inch over Lapicus.
Lee was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 2 more fights, and made his debut in 2015, 1 year and 7 months later than Lapicus, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He had fought 16 more professional rounds, 33 to Lapicus' 17.
Lee vs Lapicus form
Lee had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going to the judges once.
In his last fight before this contest, he had beat Saygid Guseyn Arslanaliev at ONE Championship – Century – Part 1 on 12th October 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Ryogoku Kokugikan, Tokyo, Japan.
Previous to that, he had beat Shinya Aoki at ONE Championship – Enter the Dragon on 17th May 2019 by knockout in the 2nd round in their ONE Lightweight championship fight at Singapore Indoor Stadium, Kallang, Singapore.
Going into that contest, he had won against Edward Kelly at ONE Championship – Eternal Glory on 19th January 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Istora Senayan, Jakarta, Indonesia.
Before that, he had beat Kazuki Tokudome at ONE Championship – Heart of the Lion on 9th November 2018 by knockout in the 1st round at Singapore Indoor Stadium, Singapore.
He had been beaten by Edward Kelly at ONE Championship – Beyond the Horizon on 8th September 2018 by knockout in the 1st round at Shanghai Oriental Sports Center, Shanghai, China.
Lee's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 9 months and 20 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 4 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.6 rounds on average.