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Who won McGeary vs Lawal?
Liam McGeary beat Muhammed Lawal by , during the main card of Bellator 213, on Saturday 15th December 2018 at Neal S. Blaisdell Center in Honolulu.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Liam McGeary.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 205 pounds (14.6 stone or 93 KG).
McGeary vs Lawal stats
Liam McGeary stepped into the ring with a record of 12 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 5 by submission.
Muhammed Lawal made his way to the ring with a record of 21 wins, 7 loses and 0 draws, with 13 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Lawal had advantage in power over McGeary, with a 62% knock out percentage over McGeary's 50%.
Liam McGeary was the younger man by 2 years, at 39 years old.
McGeary had a height advantage of 6 inches over Lawal. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.
McGeary was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 13 less fights, and made his debut in 2010, 1 year and 7 months later than Lawal, whose first professional fight was in 2008. He had fought 34 less professional rounds, 37 to Lawal's 71.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Muhammed Lawal had been fighting more than Liam McGeary.
Going to this contest, Liam McGeary had last fought 4 years, 7 months and 5 days ago, while Muhammed Lawal's last outing had been 4 years, 4 months and 9 days ago.