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Who won Magomedsharipov vs Kattar?
Zabit Magomedsharipov beat Calvin Kattar by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the main event of UFC on ESPN+ 21, on Saturday 9th November 2019 at CSKA Arena in Moscow.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Zabit Magomedsharipov.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 145 pounds (10.4 stone or 65.8 KG).
Magomedsharipov vs Kattar stats
Zabit Magomedsharipov stepped into the ring with a record of 17 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 7 by submission.
Calvin Kattar made his way to the ring with a record of 20 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 10 of those wins by knock out and 2 by submission.
The stats suggested Kattar had advantage in power over Magomedsharipov, with a 50% knock out percentage over Magomedsharipov's 35%.
Zabit Magomedsharipov was the younger man by 3 years, at 30 years old.
Magomedsharipov had a height advantage of 2 inches over Kattar. That also extended to a 1-inch reach advantage.
Magomedsharipov was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 5 less fights, and made his debut in 2012, 4 year and 10 months later than Kattar, whose first professional fight was in 2007. He had fought 25 less professional rounds, 39 to Kattar's 64.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Zabit Magomedsharipov had been fighting more than Calvin Kattar.
Going to this contest, Zabit Magomedsharipov had last fought 3 years and 9 days ago, while Calvin Kattar's last outing had been 3 years, 5 months and 10 days ago.
Magomedsharipov's last 2 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 5 months and 10 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 8 months and 21 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 5 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.5 rounds on average.
Kattar's last 2 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 7 months and 28 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 9 months and 30 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.