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Who won N’Gannou vs Miocic II?
Francis NGannou beat Stipe Miocic by , during the main event of UFC 260, on Saturday 27th March 2021 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Francis NGannou.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 5 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
This contest was for the UFC heavyweight championship.
N’Gannou vs Miocic II stats
Francis NGannou stepped into the ring with a record of 15 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 11 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 4 by submission.
Stipe Miocic made his way to the ring with a record of 20 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 15 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Miocic had a slight advantage in power over N'Gannou, with a 75% knock out percentage over N'Gannou's 73%.
Francis NGannou was the younger man by 4 years, at 35 years old.
N'Gannou had 3-inch reach advantage.
N'Gannou was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 5 less fights, and made his debut in 2013, 3 year and 9 months later than Miocic, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He had fought 24 less professional rounds, 29 to Miocic's 53.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Stipe Miocic had been fighting more than Francis NGannou.
Going to this contest, Francis NGannou had last fought 3 years, 9 months and 15 days ago, while Stipe Miocic's last outing had been 3 years, 7 months and 28 days ago.
N'Gannou's last 2 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 7 months and 20 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 3 months and 25 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 2 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1 rounds on average.
Miocic's last 2 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 4 months and 4 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 2 months and 4 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.