Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Long vs Gouti?
Thibault Gouti beat Lewis Long by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the prelims of Bellator 280, on Friday 6th May 2022 at Accor Arena in Paris.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Thibault Gouti.
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).
Long vs Gouti stats
Lewis Long stepped into the ring with a record of 19 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 12 by submission.
Thibault Gouti made his way to the ring with a record of 12 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, with 4 of those wins by knock out and 6 by submission.
The stats suggested Gouti had advantage in power over Long, with a 33% knock out percentage over Long's 21%.
Lewis Long was the younger man by 2 years, at 33 years old.
Long was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 8 more fights, and made his debut in 2008, 3 years earlier than Gouti, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He had fought 8 more professional rounds, 44 to Gouti's 36.
Long's last 2 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 4 months and 2 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 2 months and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 2 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1 rounds on average.