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Who won Manuwa vs Anderson?
Jimi Manuwa beat Corey Anderson by during the main event of UFC Fight Night 107, on Saturday 18th March 2017 at 02 Arena in London.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Jimi Manuwa.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 5 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 205 pounds (14.6 stone or 93 KG).
Manuwa vs Anderson stats
Jimi Manuwa stepped into the octagon with a record of 16 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 14 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 1 by submission.
Corey Anderson made his way to the cage with a record of 9 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 4 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Manuwa had a massive power advantage over Anderson, boasting at 88% knock out percentage over Anderson's 44%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Manuwa had a slight advantage over Anderson, with a 6% submission rate over Anderson's 0%.
Jimi Manuwa was the older man by 9 years, at 42 years old.
Anderson had a height advantage of 2 inches over Manuwa. Despite this, he had 1-inch reach advantage.
Manuwa was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 7 more fights, and made his debut in 2008, 4 years and 8 months earlier than Anderson, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 22 less professional rounds, 35 to Anderson's 57.
Manuwa vs Anderson form
Corey Anderson had stopped 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he Vadim Nemkov at Bellator 277 on 15th April 2022 by in the 3rd round at SAP Center, San Jose, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Ryan Bader at Bellator 266 on 16th October 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at Footprint Center, Phoenix.
Going into that contest, he had beat Dovletdzhan Yagshimuradov at Bellator 257 on 16th April 2021 by knockout in the 3rd round at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville.
Before that, he had won against Melvin Manhoef at Bellator 251 on 5th November 2020 by knockout in the 2nd round at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville.
He had been beaten by Jan Blachowicz at UFC on ESPN+ 25 on 15th February 2020 by knockout in the 1st round at Santa Ana Star Center, Rio Rancho.
Anderson's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 9 months and 15 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 22 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.
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