Tape rankings @ Makhachev vs Green
Who won Makhachev vs Green?
Islam Makhachev beat Bobby Green by , during the main event of UFC Fight Night, on Saturday 26th February 2022 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Islam Makhachev.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 5 rounds in the Makhachev vs Green division, which meant the weight limit was pounds (0 stone or 0 KG).
Makhachev vs Green stats
Islam Makhachev stepped into the ring with a record of 21 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 3 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 10 by submission.
Bobby Green made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 0 wins and 0 draws.
The stats suggested Makhachev had advantage in power over Green, with a 14% knock out percentage over Green's 0%.
Islam Makhachev was the younger man by 6 years, at 30 years old.
Green had 1-inch reach advantage.
Makhachev was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 22 more fights, and made his debut in 2010, 2 year and 6 months later than Green, whose first professional fight was in 2008. He had fought 53 less professional rounds, 45 to Green's 98.
Makhachev vs Green form
Islam Makhachev had beaten 5 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Dan Hooker at UFC 267 on 30th October 2021 by in the 1st round.
Previous to that, he had defeated Thiago Moises at UFC Vegas 31 on 17th July 2021 by in the 4th round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.
Going into that contest, he had beat Drew Dober at UFC 259 on 6th March 2021 by in the 3rd round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had won against Davi Ramos at UFC 242 on 7th September 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at du Arena, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
He had beat Arman Tsarukyan at UFC on ESPN+ 7 on 20th April 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Yubileyny Sports Palace, St. Petersburg, Russia.
Green 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 defeated Nasrat Haqparast at UFC 271 on 12th February 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Toyota Center, Houston, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Al Iaquinta at UFC 268 on 6th November 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at Madison Square Garden, New York City.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Rafael Fiziev at UFC 265 on 7th August 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Toyota Center, Houston.
Before that, he had lost to Thiago Moises at UFC Vegas 12 on 31st October 2020 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
He had won against Alan Patrick at UFC Vegas 10 on 12th September 2020 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Bobby Green had been fighting more than Islam Makhachev.
Going to this contest, Islam Makhachev had last fought 10 months and 23 days ago, while Bobby Green's last outing had been 7 months and 10 days ago.
Makhachev's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 5 months and 2 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 8 months and 7 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 14 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.8 rounds on average.
Green's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years and 10 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 4 months and 28 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 13 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.6 rounds on average.