Nov 18 2022
Friday

Wintrust Arena, Chicago, United States

Bellator 288
5 rounds contest @ Light Heavyweight
14-2-0
UD 5

Score cards

  • 48-47
  • 49-46
  • 49-46
UD 5
16-5-0

Belts on The Line

Bellator Light Heavyweight Championship

The tape

30
Age
33
6' 0" / 183 cm
Height
6' 3" / 191 cm
N/A
Reach
79.1" / 201 cm

Tape record

NCSUBUDKOSUB
Form
NCKOKOKOKO
14
Wins
16
9
By KO
8
64
KO%
50
3
By SUB
0
21
SUB%
0
2
Loses
5
1
Stopped
4
0
Tapped
0
0
Draws
0
2013
Debut
2013
17
Bouts
22
34
Rounds
52
2 hours, 29 minutes
Fight Time
3 hours, 49 minutes

Tape rankings @ Light Heavyweight

-
UFC
-
-
Bellator
1
15
Tapology
14

Vadim Nemkov vs Corey Anderson report

Who won Nemkov vs Anderson?

Vadim Nemkov beat Corey Anderson by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest during the main event of Bellator 288, on Friday 18th November 2022 at Wintrust Arena in Chicago.

The scorecards were announced as 48-47, 49-46, 49-46 in favor of winner Vadim Nemkov.

The fight was scheduled to take place over 5 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 205 pounds (14.6 stone or 93 KG).

This contest was for the Bellator light heavyweight championship.

Nemkov vs Anderson stats

Vadim Nemkov stepped into the octagon with a record of 14 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 9 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.

Corey Anderson made his way to the cage with a record of 16 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, with 8 of those wins by knock out.

The stats suggested Nemkov had an advantage in power over Anderson, with a 64% knock out percentage over Anderson's 50%.

If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Nemkov had a large advantage over Anderson, boasting at 21% submission rate over Anderson's 0%.

Vadim Nemkov was the younger man by 3 years, at 30 years old.

Anderson had a height advantage of 3 inches over Nemkov.

Nemkov was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 5 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2013, 2 months later than Anderson, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 18 less professional rounds, 39 to Anderson's 57.

Nemkov vs Anderson form

Nemkov had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going to the judges 3 times.

In his last fight leading up to this contest, he Corey Anderson at Bellator 277 on 15th April 2022 by in the 3rd round at SAP Center, San Jose, United States.

Previous to that, he had defeated Julius Anglickas at Bellator 266 on 16th October 2021 by in the 4th round in their Bellator Light Heavyweight championship fight at Footprint Center, Phoenix.

Going into that contest, he had beat Phil Davis at Bellator 257 on 16th April 2021 by unanimous decision in their Bellator Light Heavyweight championship fight at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville.

Before that, he had won against Ryan Bader at Bellator 244 on 21st August 2020 by knockout in the 2nd round in their Bellator Light Heavyweight championship fight at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville.

He had beat Rafael Carvalho at Bellator 230 on 12th October 2019 by knockout in the 2nd round at Allianz Cloud Arena, Milan, Italy.

Anderson had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance twice.

In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Dovletdzhan Yagshimuradov at Bellator 257 on 16th April 2021 by knockout in the 3rd round at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville, United States.

Previous to that, he had defeated Melvin Manhoef at Bellator 251 on 5th November 2020 by knockout in the 2nd round at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville.

Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Jan Blachowicz at UFC on ESPN+ 25 on 15th February 2020 by knockout in the 1st round at Santa Ana Star Center, Rio Rancho.

Before that, he had won against Ilir Latifi at UFC 232 on 29th December 2018 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at The Forum, Inglewood.

He had defeated Glover Teixeira at UFC Fight Night 134 on 22nd July 2018 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Barclaycard Arena, Hamburg, Germany.

Activity check

In terms of activity leading into the fight, Vadim Nemkov had been fighting more than Corey Anderson.

Going to this contest, Vadim Nemkov had last fought 7 months and 22 days ago, while Corey Anderson's last outing had been 1 year, 7 months and 21 days ago.

Nemkov's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 1 month and 25 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 18 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 16 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3.2 rounds on average.

Anderson's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 4 months and 15 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 10 months and 15 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 12 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.4 rounds on average.

What were the odds on Nemkov vs Anderson?

Vadim Nemkov was a 33/20 (+160) underdog going into the contest, while Corey Anderson made his way into the ring at 11/25 (-230) with oddsmakers.

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