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Who won Magomedov vs Mix?
Patchy Mix beat Magomed Magomedov by submission in the 2nd round during the main card of Bellator 289, on Friday 9th December 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 Mix stats
Magomed Magomedov stepped into the octagon with a record of 19 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 9 by submission.
Patchy Mix made his way to the cage with a record of 15 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 1 of those wins by knock out and 11 by submission.
The stats suggested Magomedov had an advantage in power over Mix, with a 21% knock out percentage over Mix's 7%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Mix had a large advantage over Magomedov, boosting at 73% submission rate over Magomedov's 47%.
Magomed Magomedov was the older man by 1 year, at 31 years old.
Mix had a height advantage of 4 inches over Magomedov.
Magomedov was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 5 more fights, and made his debut in 2011, 5 years and 1 month earlier than Mix, whose first professional fight was in 2016. He had fought 11 more professional rounds, 55 to Mix's 44.
Magomedov vs Mix form
Patchy Mix had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had won against Kyoji Horiguchi at Bellator 279 on 23rd April 2022 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at Neal S. Blaisdell Center, Honolulu, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against James Gallagher at Bellator MMA on 5th November 2021 by submission in the 3rd round at 3Arena Dublin, Dublin, Ireland.
Going into that contest, he had beat Albert Morales at Bellator 258 on 7th May 2021 by submission in the 3rd round at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville, United States.
Before that, he had been beaten by Juan Archuleta at Bellator 246 on 12th September 2020 by unanimous decision in their Bellator Bantamweight championship fight at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville.
He had defeated Yuki Motoya at RIZIN 20 on 31st December 2019 by submission in the 1st round at Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan.
Magomedov's last 4 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 11 months and 27 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months. In those fights, he fought a total of 12 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.
Mix's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 11 months and 6 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 14 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 17 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3.4 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Magomedov vs Mix?
Magomed Magomedov was a 3/4 (-130) favourite going into the contest, while Patchy Mix made his way into the ring at 11/10 (+110) with oddsmakers.