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Who won Oleksiejczuk vs Bukauskas?
Micha Oleksiejczuk beat Modestas Bukauskas by split decision in their 3 round contest, during the prelims of UFC 260, on Saturday 27th March 2021 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Micha Oleksiejczuk.
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).
Oleksiejczuk vs Bukauskas stats
Micha Oleksiejczuk stepped into the ring with a record of 14 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, 10 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 1 by submission.
Modestas Bukauskas made his way to the ring with a record of 11 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 8 of those wins by knock out and 2 by submission.
The stats suggested Bukauskas had a slight advantage in power over Oleksiejczuk, with a 73% knock out percentage over Oleksiejczuk's 71%.
Micha Oleksiejczuk was the younger man by 1 year, at 26 years old.
Bukauskas had a height advantage of 3 inches over Oleksiejczuk. That also extended to a 4-inch reach advantage.
Oleksiejczuk was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 4 more fights, and made his debut in 2014, 1 year and 3 months earlier than Bukauskas, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He had fought 4 more professional rounds, 31 to Bukauskas' 27.
Oleksiejczuk's last 3 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 7 months and 22 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 10 months and 17 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 4 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.3 rounds on average.
Bukauskas' last 2 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 10 months and 23 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 11 months and 12 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 2 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1 rounds on average.