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Who won Mayes vs Abdelwahab?
Hamdy Abdelwahab beat Don Tale Mayes by split decision in their 3 round contest during the prelims of UFC 277, on Saturday 30th July 2022 at Madison Square Garden in New York City.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Hamdy Abdelwahab.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
Mayes vs Abdelwahab stats
Don Tale Mayes stepped into the octagon with a record of 9 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, 5 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 1 by submission.
Hamdy Abdelwahab made his way to the cage with an unblemished record of 5 wins and 0 draws, with 5 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Abdelwahab had a massive power advantage over Mayes, boosting at 100% knock out percentage over Mayes' 56%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Mayes had an advantage over Abdelwahab, with a 11% submission rate over Abdelwahab's 0%.
Don Tale Mayes was the older man by 1 year, at 30 years old.
Mayes had a height advantage of 3 inches over Abdelwahab. That also extended to a 8-inch reach advantage.
Mayes was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 8 more fights, and made his debut in 2016, 5 years and 7 months earlier than Abdelwahab, whose first professional fight was in 2021. He had fought 26 more professional rounds, 36 to Abdelwahab's 10.
Mayes' last 2 fights had come over a period of 3 years and 30 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 6 months and 17 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.
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