Belts on The Line
Who won Lee vs Nastyukhin?
Christian Lee beat Timofey Nastyukhin by knockout in the 1st round, during the main event of ONE on TNT 2, on Wednesday 14th April 2021 at Singapore Indoor Stadium in Singapore.
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 Nastyukhin stats
Christian Lee stepped into the ring with a record of 14 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 9 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 4 by submission.
Timofey Nastyukhin made his way to the ring with a record of 14 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, with 7 of those wins by knock out and 4 by submission.
The stats suggested Lee had advantage in power over Nastyukhin, with a 64% knock out percentage over Nastyukhin's 50%.
Christian Lee was the younger man by 9 years, at 22 years old.
Lee had a height advantage of 3 inches over Nastyukhin.
Lee was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 1 less fights, and made his debut in 2015, 5 year and 7 months later than Nastyukhin, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He had fought 3 more professional rounds, 27 to Nastyukhin's 24.
Lee vs Nastyukhin form
Lee had won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 4 of them, going to the judges once.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Iuri Lapicus on 30th October 2020 by knockout in the 1st round in their ONE Lightweight championship fight at Singapore Indoor Stadium, Singapore.
Previous to that, he had defeated Saygid Guseyn Arslanaliev on 12th October 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Ryogoku Kokugikan, Tokyo, Japan.
Going into that contest, he had beat Shinya Aoki on 17th May 2019 by knockout in the 2nd round in their ONE Lightweight championship fight at Singapore Indoor Stadium, Kallang, Singapore.
Before that, he had won against Edward Kelly on 19th January 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Istora Senayan, Jakarta, Indonesia.
He had beat Kazuki Tokudome on 9th November 2018 by knockout in the 1st round at Singapore Indoor Stadium, Singapore.
Lee's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 6 months and 3 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.6 rounds on average.
Nastyukhin's last 4 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 2 months and 19 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 20 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.