Tape rankings @ Nakamura vs Ito
Who won Nakamura vs Ito?
Yuki Ito beat Yusaku Nakamura by , during the main card of RIZIN 31, on Sunday 24th October 2021 at Pia Arena MM (ぴあありーなMM) in Yokohama.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Yuki Ito.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Nakamura vs Ito division, which meant the weight limit was pounds (0 stone or 0 KG).
Nakamura vs Ito stats
Yusaku Nakamura stepped into the ring with a record of 16 wins, 8 loses and 1 draw, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Yuki Ito made his way to the ring with a record of 7 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 4 of those wins by knock out and 1 by submission.
The stats suggested Ito had a slight advantage in power over Nakamura, with a 57% knock out percentage over Nakamura's 50%.
Yusaku Nakamura was the older man by 10 years, at 35 years old.
Ito had a height advantage of 2 inches over Nakamura.
Nakamura was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 17 more fights, and made his debut in 2010, 7 years and 10 months earlier than Ito, whose first professional fight was in 2017. He had fought 41 more professional rounds, 52 to Ito's 11.
Nakamura's last 4 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 7 months and 24 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 10 months and 29 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.5 rounds on average.