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Who won Oleksiejczuk vs Gamzatov?
Micha Oleksiejczuk beat Shamil Gamzatov by , during the prelims of UFC 267, on Saturday 30th October 2021.
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 Gamzatov 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.
Shamil Gamzatov made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 14 wins and 0 draws, with 5 of those by knock out and 5 by submission.
The stats suggested Oleksiejczuk had a massive power advantage over Gamzatov, boasting at 71% knock out percentage over Gamzatov's 36%.
Micha Oleksiejczuk was the younger man by 4 years, at 27 years old.
Gamzatov had a height advantage of 2 inches over Oleksiejczuk. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Oleksiejczuk was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 4 more fights, and made his debut in 2014, 1 year and 11 months later than Gamzatov, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 26 less professional rounds, 0 to Gamzatov's 26.
Oleksiejczuk's last 4 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 5 months and 12 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 10 months and 10 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 7 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.8 rounds on average.
Gamzatov's last 2 fights had come over a period of 4 years and 30 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years and 15 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.