Tape rankings @ Heavyweight
Who won Mowry vs Cleveland?
Steve Mowry beat Rakim Cleveland by submission in the 1st round, during the prelims of Bellator 271, on Friday 12th November 2021 at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
Mowry vs Cleveland stats
Steve Mowry stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 8 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 3 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 5 by submission.
Rakim Cleveland made his way to the ring with a record of 19 wins, 13 loses and 1 draw, with 12 of those wins by knock out and 5 by submission.
The stats suggested Cleveland had a large advantage in power over Mowry, boosting at 63% knock out percentage over Mowry's 38%.
Steve Mowry was the younger man by 4 years, at 29 years old.
Mowry had a height advantage of 5 inches over Cleveland. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Mowry was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 25 less fights, and made his debut in 2016, 5 year and 9 months later than Cleveland, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He had fought 61 less professional rounds, 14 to Cleveland's 75.
Mowry's last 2 fights had come over a period of 1 year and 7 months, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 15 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 2 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1 rounds on average.
Cleveland's last 4 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 9 months and 13 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 11 months and 11 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 7 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.8 rounds on average.