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Who won Ok vs Gafurov?
Rae Yoon Ok beat Marat Gafurov by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the prelims of ONE on TNT 3, on Wednesday 21st April 2021 at Singapore Indoor Stadium in Singapore.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Rae Yoon Ok.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 155 pounds (11.1 stone or 70.3 KG).
Ok vs Gafurov stats
Rae Yoon Ok stepped into the ring with a record of 11 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 3 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 1 by submission.
Marat Gafurov made his way to the ring with a record of 18 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 1 of those wins by knock out and 12 by submission.
The stats suggested Ok had a large advantage in power over Gafurov, boasting at 27% knock out percentage over Gafurov's 6%.
Rae Yoon Ok was the younger man by 37 years, at years old.
Ok had a height advantage of 3 inches over Gafurov.
Ok was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 7 less fights, and made his debut in 2014, 3 year and 11 months later than Gafurov, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He had fought 6 more professional rounds, 52 to Gafurov's 46.
Ok vs Gafurov form
Marat Gafurov had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had won against Lowen Tynanes at ONE Championship – Collision Course on 18th December 2020 by split decision in their 3 round contest at Singapore Indoor Stadium, Singapore.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Iuri Lapicus at ONE Championship – Warrior’s Code on 7th February 2020 by submission in the 1st round at Istora Senayan, Jakarta, Indonesia.
Going into that contest, he had won against Tetsuya Yamada at ONE Championship – For Honor on 3rd May 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Istora Senayan, Jakarta.
Before that, he had lost to Koyomi Matsushima at ONE Championship – Conquest of Heroes on 22nd September 2018 by knockout in the 1st round at Jakarta Convention Center, Jakarta.
He had beat Emilio Urrutia at ONE Championship – Heroes of Honor on 20th April 2018 by submission in the 1st round at Mall of Asia Arena, Manila, Philippines.
Gafurov's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 3 months and 17 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 10 months and 9 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.8 rounds on average.