Tape rankings @ Heavyweight
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 ring 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 ring 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 advantage in power over Markes, with a 50% knock out percentage over Markes' 37%.
Ronny Markes was the older man by 5 years, at 33 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 30 more professional rounds, 51 to Sowma's 21.
Markes' last 4 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 3 months and 14 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year and 26 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.3 rounds on average.