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Who won Moraes vs Johnson?
Demetrious Johnson beat Adriano Moraes by during the main event of ONE Championship 161, on Friday 26th August 2022 at Singapore Indoor Stadium in Singapore.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Demetrious Johnson.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 5 rounds in the Flyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 125 pounds (8.9 stone or 56.7 KG).
This contest was for the One Championship flyweight championship.
Moraes vs Johnson stats
Adriano Moraes stepped into the octagon with a record of 20 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 10 by submission.
Demetrious Johnson made his way to the cage with a record of 30 wins, 4 loses and 1 draw, with 5 of those wins by knock out and 12 by submission.
The stats suggested Moraes had a slight advantage in power over Johnson, with a 20% knock out percentage over Johnson's 17%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Moraes had a slight advantage over Johnson, with a 50% submission rate over Johnson's 40%.
Adriano Moraes was the younger man by 3 years, at 33 years old.
Moraes had a height advantage of 5 inches over Johnson.
Moraes was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 12 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2011, 11 year and 2 months later than Johnson, whose first professional fight was in . He had fought 44 less professional rounds, 66 to Johnson's 110.
Moraes vs Johnson form
Demetrious Johnson had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had beat Rodtang Jitmuangnon at ONE Championship – One X on 26th March 2022 by submission in the 2nd round at Singapore Indoor Stadium, Singapore, Singapore.
Previous to that, he had beat Danny Kingad at ONE Championship – Century – Part 1 on 12th October 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Ryogoku Kokugikan, Tokyo, Japan.
Going into that contest, he had won against Tatsumitsu Wada at ONE Championship – Dawn of Heroes on 2nd August 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Mall of Asia Arena, Manila, Philippines.
Before that, he had beat Yuya Wakamatsu at ONE Championship – A New Era on 31st March 2019 by submission in the 2nd round at Ryogoku Kokugikan, Tokyo, Japan.
He had been beaten by Henry Cejudo at UFC 227 on 4th August 2018 by split decision in their UFC Flyweight championship fight at Staples Center, Los Angeles, United States.
Moraes' last 3 fights had come over a period of 4 years and 5 months, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 5 months and 22 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 13 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 4.3 rounds on average.
Johnson's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 3 months and 19 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 10 months and 10 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 15 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.
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