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Who won Nemkov vs Carvalho?
Vadim Nemkov beat Rafael Carvalho by submission in the 2nd round, during the main card of Bellator 230, on Saturday 12th October 2019 at Allianz Cloud Arena in Milan.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 205 pounds (14.6 stone or 93 KG).
Nemkov vs Carvalho stats
Vadim Nemkov stepped into the ring with a record of 10 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 1 by submission.
Rafael Carvalho made his way to the ring with a record of 16 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 12 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Nemkov had a slight advantage in power over Carvalho, with a 80% knock out percentage over Carvalho's 75%.
Vadim Nemkov was the younger man by 6 years, at 29 years old.
Carvalho had a height advantage of 3 inches over Nemkov.
Nemkov was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 7 less fights, and made his debut in 2013, 1 year and 6 months later than Carvalho, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He had fought 15 less professional rounds, 31 to Carvalho's 46.
Nemkov's last 2 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 11 months and 6 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 11 months and 19 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.
Carvalho's last 3 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 7 months and 28 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 2 months and 22 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 7 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.3 rounds on average.