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Who won Magomedov vs Barzola?
Magomed Magomedov beat Enrique Barzola by submission in the 4th round during the main card of Bellator 282, on Friday 24th June 2022 at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 5 rounds in the Bantamweight division, which meant the weight limit was 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
Magomedov vs Barzola stats
Magomed Magomedov stepped into the octagon with a record of 18 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 8 by submission.
Enrique Barzola made his way to the cage with a record of 18 wins, 5 loses and 2 draws, with 5 of those wins by knock out and 4 by submission.
The stats suggested Barzola had a slight advantage in power over Magomedov, with a 28% knock out percentage over Magomedov's 22%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Magomedov had a large advantage over Barzola, boasting at 44% submission rate over Barzola's 22%.
Magomed Magomedov was the younger man by 3 years, at 31 years old.
Magomedov was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 5 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2011, 1 year and 8 months earlier than Barzola, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 20 less professional rounds, 55 to Barzola's 75.
Magomedov vs Barzola form
Barzola had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Juan Archuleta at Bellator 286 on 1st October 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Long Beach Convention & Entertainment Center, Long Beach, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Magomed Magomedov at Bellator 282 on 24th June 2022 by submission in the 4th round at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville.
Going into that contest, he had beat Nikita Mikhailov at Bellator 278 on 22nd April 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Neal S. Blaisdell Center, Honolulu.
Before that, he had won against Darrion Caldwell at Bellator 273 on 29th January 2022 by knockout in the 3rd round at Footprint Center, Phoenix.
He had beat Bobby Moffett at UFC on ESPN+ 14 on 10th August 2019 by split decision in their 3 round contest at Antel Arena, Montevideo, Uruguay.
Magomedov's last 3 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 9 months and 13 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 11 months and 5 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.7 rounds on average.
Barzola's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 1 month and 13 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 28 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 16 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3.2 rounds on average.
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