Tape rankings @ Lightweight
Who won Mamedov vs Primus?
Islam Mamedov beat Brent Primus by split decision in their 3 round contest, during the main card of Bellator 263, on Saturday 31st July 2021 at The Forum in Inglewood.
The scorecards were announced as 29-28, 29-28, 28-29 in favor of winner Islam Mamedov.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 155 pounds (11.1 stone or 70.3 KG).
Mamedov vs Primus stats
Islam Mamedov stepped into the ring with a record of 19 wins, 1 loss and 1 draw, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 9 by submission.
Brent Primus made his way to the ring with a record of 10 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 2 of those wins by knock out and 6 by submission.
The stats suggested Mamedov had a slight advantage in power over Primus, with a 21% knock out percentage over Primus' 20%.
Islam Mamedov was the younger man by 5 years, at 32 years old.
Mamedov had a height advantage of 2 inches over Primus. Despite this, both fighters had equal reach.
Mamedov was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 10 more fights, and made his debut in 2009, 1 year and 2 months earlier than Primus, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He had fought 25 less professional rounds, 0 to Primus' 25.
Mamedov's last 2 fights had come over a period of 3 years and 1 day, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 6 months and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 5 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.5 rounds on average.
Primus' last 3 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 5 months and 10 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 1 month and 23 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 7 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.3 rounds on average.