Who won Motoya vs Okada?
Yuki Motoya beat Ryo Okada by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the main card of RIZIN 28, on Sunday 6th June 2021 at Tokyo Dome in Bunkyo.
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 Okada division, which meant the weight limit was pounds (0 stone or 0 KG).
Motoya vs Okada stats
Yuki Motoya stepped into the ring with a record of 25 wins, 9 loses and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 11 by submission.
Ryo Okada made his way to the ring with a record of 17 wins, 4 loses and 3 draws, with 6 of those wins by knock out and 2 by submission.
The stats suggested Okada had advantage in power over Motoya, with a 35% knock out percentage over Motoya's 24%.
Yuki Motoya was the younger man by 1 year, at 31 years old.
Okada had a height advantage of 1 inch over Motoya.
Motoya was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 10 more fights, and made his debut in 2010, 4 months later than Okada, whose first professional fight was in 2009. He had fought 21 more professional rounds, 69 to Okada's 48.
Motoya vs Okada form
Yuki Motoya had beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Naoki Inoue at RIZIN 26 on 31st December 2020 by in the 1st round at Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan.
Previous to that, he had defeated Mamoru Uoi at RIZIN 23 on 10th August 2020 by in the 3rd round at Pia Arena MM, Yokohama.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Patchy Mix at RIZIN 20 on 31st December 2019 by in the 1st round at Saitama Super Arena, Saitama.
Before that, he had lost to Hiromasa Ougikubo at RIZIN 17 on 28th July 2019 by split decision in their 3 round contest at Saitama Super Arena, Tokyo.
He had beat Justin Scoggins at RIZIN 14 on 31st December 2018 by split decision in the 1st round at Saitama Super Arena, Saitama.
Motoya's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 5 months and 13 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 5 months and 28 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.8 rounds on average.