Saitama Super Arena(さいたまスーパーアリーナ), Saitama, Japan
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Who won Motoya vs Hokamura?
Yuki Motoya beat Yuto Hokamura by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the main card of RIZIN 33, on Friday 31st December 2021 at Saitama Super Arena(さいたまスーパーアリーナ) in Saitama.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Yuki Motoya.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Motoya vs Hokamura division, which meant the weight limit was pounds (0 stone or 0 KG).
Motoya vs Hokamura stats
Yuki Motoya stepped into the ring with a record of 28 wins, 10 loses and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 12 by submission.
Yuto Hokamura made his way to the ring with a record of 18 wins, 11 loses and 2 draws, with 13 of those wins by knock out and 2 by submission.
The stats suggested Hokamura had a massive power advantage over Motoya, boosting at 72% knock out percentage over Motoya's 21%.
Yuki Motoya was the older man by 3 years, at 32 years old.
Motoya had a height advantage of 1 inch over Hokamura.
Motoya was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 7 more fights, and made his debut in 2010, 1 year and 2 months earlier than Hokamura, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He had fought 30 more professional rounds, 81 to Hokamura's 51.
Motoya vs Hokamura form
Yuki Motoya had beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Kenta Takizawa at RIZIN 30 on 19th September 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at Saitama Super Arena(さいたまスーパーアリーナ), Saitama, Japan.
Previous to that, he had defeated Ryo Okada at RIZIN 28 on 6th June 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Tokyo Dome, Bunkyo.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Naoki Inoue at RIZIN 26 on 31st December 2020 by unanimous decision in the 1st round at Saitama Super Arena, Saitama.
Before that, he had beat Mamoru Uoi at RIZIN 23 on 10th August 2020 by unanimous decision in the 3rd round at Pia Arena MM, Yokohama.
He had lost to Patchy Mix at RIZIN 20 on 31st December 2019 by unanimous decision in the 1st round at Saitama Super Arena, Saitama.
Motoya's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 7 months and 6 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.8 rounds on average.
Hokamura's last 4 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 5 months and 15 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 12 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.5 rounds on average.