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Who won Oleinik vs Spivak?
Sergey Spivak beat Aleksei Oleinik by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the co-main event of UFC Vegas 29, on Saturday 19th June 2021 in the United States.
The scorecards were announced as 28-29, 28-29, 28-29 in favor of winner Sergey Spivak.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
Oleinik vs Spivak stats
Aleksei Oleinik stepped into the ring with a record of 59 wins, 15 loses and 1 draw, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 46 by submission.
Sergey Spivak made his way to the ring with a record of 12 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 5 of those wins by knock out and 6 by submission.
The stats suggested Spivak had a large advantage in power over Oleinik, boosting at 42% knock out percentage over Oleinik's 14%.
Aleksei Oleinik was the older man by 18 years, at 44 years old.
Spivak had a height advantage of 1 inch over Oleinik. Despite this, he had 2-inch reach advantage.
Oleinik was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 61 more fights, and made his debut in 1996, 17 years and 10 months earlier than Spivak, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He had fought 80 more professional rounds, 105 to Spivak's 25.
Oleinik vs Spivak form
Aleksei Oleinik had beaten 1 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Chris Daukaus at UFC Vegas 19 on 20th February 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Derrick Lewis at UFC Vegas 6 on 8th August 2020 by knockout in the 2nd round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Maurice Greene at UFC 246 on 18th January 2020 by knockout in the 2nd round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had lost to Walt Harris at UFC on ESPN 4 on 20th July 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at AT&T Center, San Antonio.
He had been beaten by Alistair Overeem at UFC on ESPN+ 7 on 20th April 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Yubileyny Sports Palace, St. Petersburg, Russia.
Oleinik's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 4 months and 28 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 5 months and 25 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 7 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.4 rounds on average.
Spivak's last 3 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 4 months and 13 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 16 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.