Tape rankings @ Heavyweight
Who won Moldavsky vs Vassell?
Valentin Moldavsky beat Linton Vassell by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the co-main event of Bellator 218, on Friday 22nd March 2019 at WinStar World Casino in Thackerville.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Valentin Moldavsky.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
Moldavsky vs Vassell stats
Valentin Moldavsky stepped into the ring with a record of 7 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 1 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.
Linton Vassell made his way to the ring with a record of 18 wins, 7 loses and 0 draws, with 6 of those wins by knock out and 8 by submission.
The stats suggested Vassell had advantage in power over Moldavsky, with a 33% knock out percentage over Moldavsky's 14%.
Valentin Moldavsky was the younger man by 9 years, at 29 years old.
Vassell had a height advantage of 3 inches over Moldavsky. That also extended to a 7-inch reach advantage.
Moldavsky was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 17 less fights, and made his debut in 2015, 6 year and 5 months later than Vassell, whose first professional fight was in 2008. He had fought 33 less professional rounds, 27 to Vassell's 60.
Moldavsky's last 4 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 2 months and 4 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 17 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 11 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.8 rounds on average.