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Who won Markes vs Sowma?
Said Sowma beat Ronny Markes by during the prelims of Bellator 262, on Friday 16th July 2021 at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Said Sowma.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
Markes vs Sowma stats
Ronny Markes stepped into the octagon with a record of 19 wins, 8 loses and 0 draws, 7 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 5 by submission.
Said Sowma made his way to the cage with a record of 6 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 3 of those wins by knock out and 1 by submission.
The stats suggested Sowma had an advantage in power over Markes, with a 50% knock out percentage over Markes' 37%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Markes had a slight advantage over Sowma, with a 26% submission rate over Sowma's 17%.
Ronny Markes was the older man by 5 years, at 35 years old.
Markes had a height advantage of 2 inches over Sowma. Despite this, Sowma had 1-inch reach advantage.
Markes was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 19 more fights, and made his debut in 2007, 11 years and 2 months earlier than Sowma, whose first professional fight was in 2018. He had fought 25 more professional rounds, 58 to Sowma's 33.
Markes' last 4 fights had come over a period of 6 years and 5 months, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 7 months and 9 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.3 rounds on average.
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