Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Magomedov vs Mashrapov?
Shamidkhan Magomedov beat Bahromjon Mashrapov by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest during the co-main event of LFA 167, on Friday 15th September 2023 at Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino in Niagara Falls.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Shamidkhan Magomedov.
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).
Magomedov vs Mashrapov stats
Shamidkhan Magomedov stepped into the octagon with a record of 5 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 2 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.
Bahromjon Mashrapov made his way to the cage with a record of 7 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 6 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Mashrapov had a massive power advantage over Magomedov, boosting at 86% knock out percentage over Magomedov's 40%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Magomedov had a massive advantage over Mashrapov, boasting at 60% submission rate over Mashrapov's 0%.
Shamidkhan Magomedov was the older man by 29 years, at 29 years old.
Magomedov was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 3 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2017, 1 year and 11 months earlier than Mashrapov, whose first professional fight was in 2019. He had fought 6 less professional rounds, 15 to Mashrapov's 21.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Bahromjon Mashrapov had been fighting more than Shamidkhan Magomedov.
Going to this contest, Shamidkhan Magomedov had last fought 5 months and 30 days ago, while Bahromjon Mashrapov's last outing had been 7 months and 6 days ago.
What were the odds on Magomedov vs Mashrapov?
Shamidkhan Magomedov was a 3/4 (-140) favourite going into the contest, while Bahromjon Mashrapov made his way into the ring at 21/20 (+110) with oddsmakers.