Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Nakamura vs Souza?
Keita Nakamura beat Marcos Yoshio de Souza by , during the main card of RIZIN 19, on Saturday 12th October 2019 at Edion Arena in Osaka.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Keita Nakamura.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 170 pounds (12.1 stone or 77.1 KG).
Nakamura vs Souza stats
Keita Nakamura stepped into the ring with a record of 34 wins, 10 loses and 2 draws, 7 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 16 by submission.
Marcos Yoshio de Souza made his way to the ring with a record of 8 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 1 of those wins by knock out and 6 by submission.
The stats suggested Nakamura had a slight advantage in power over Souza, with a 21% knock out percentage over Souza's 13%.
Keita Nakamura was the older man by 1 year, at 38 years old.
Nakamura had a height advantage of 1 inch over Souza.
Nakamura was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 37 more fights, and made his debut in 2003, 9 years and 1 month earlier than Souza, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 74 more professional rounds, 92 to Souza's 18.