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Who won Menifield vs Mozharov?
Alonzo Menifield beat Askar Mozharov by , during the main card of UFC Fight Night: Volkov vs. Rozenstruik, on Saturday 4th June 2022 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Alonzo Menifield.
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).
Menifield vs Mozharov stats
Alonzo Menifield stepped into the ring with a record of 11 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 2 by submission.
Askar Mozharov made his way to the ring with a record of 21 wins, 8 loses and 0 draws, with 13 of those wins by knock out and 6 by submission.
The stats suggested Menifield had advantage in power over Mozharov, with a 73% knock out percentage over Mozharov's 62%.
Alonzo Menifield was the older man by 7 years, at 34 years old.
Mozharov had a height advantage of 2 inches over Menifield.
Menifield was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 15 less fights, and made his debut in 2015, 1 year and 4 months later than Mozharov, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He had fought 12 less professional rounds, 24 to Mozharov's 36.
Menifield vs Mozharov form
Menifield had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going to the judges twice.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to William Knight at UFC Fight Night on 4th December 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Ed Herman at UFC 265 on 7th August 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Toyota Center, Houston.
Going into that contest, he had beat Fabio Cherant at UFC 260 on 27th March 2021 by unanimous decision in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had been beaten by Ovince St. Preux at UFC Vegas 9 on 5th September 2020 by knockout in the 2nd round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
He had won against Paul Craig at UFC on ESPN 3 on 29th June 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Target Center, Minneapolis.
Menifield's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 2 months and 27 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 24 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.