Belts on The Line
Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won MacDonald vs Lima?
Rory MacDonald beat Douglas Lima by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest during the co-main event of Bellator 192, on Saturday 20th January 2018 at Great Wester Forum in Inglewood.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Rory MacDonald.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 5 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 170 pounds (12.1 stone or 77.1 KG).
This contest was for the Bellator welterweight championship.
MacDonald vs Lima stats
Rory MacDonald stepped into the octagon with a record of 19 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, 7 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 7 by submission.
Douglas Lima made his way to the cage with an unblemished record of 0 wins and 0 draws.
The stats suggested MacDonald had a massive power advantage over Lima, boasting at 37% knock out percentage over Lima's 0%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested MacDonald had a massive advantage over Lima, boasting at 37% submission rate over Lima's 0%.
Rory MacDonald was the younger man by 2 years, at 33 years old.
Lima had a height advantage of 1 inch over MacDonald. Despite this, he had 2-inch reach advantage.
MacDonald's experience as a professional fighter was relatively equal to Lima's, having had 23 more fights, and made his debut in 2005, 8 months earlier than Lima, whose first professional fight was in 2006. He had fought 21 less professional rounds, 88 to Lima's 109.
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