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Who won Otsuka vs Yamashita?
Takafumi Otsuka beat Hiroki Yamashita by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the main card of RIZIN 29, on Sunday 27th June 2021 at Maruzen Intec Arena Osaka in Osaka.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Takafumi Otsuka.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Otsuka vs Yamashita division, which meant the weight limit was pounds (0 stone or 0 KG).
Otsuka vs Yamashita stats
Takafumi Otsuka stepped into the ring with a record of 28 wins, 17 loses and 2 draws, 5 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 5 by submission.
Hiroki Yamashita made his way to the ring with a record of 8 wins, 8 loses and 0 draws, with 5 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Yamashita had a massive power advantage over Otsuka, boosting at 63% knock out percentage over Otsuka's 18%.
Takafumi Otsuka was the older man by 1 year, at 35 years old.
Yamashita had a height advantage of 1 inch over Otsuka.
Otsuka was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 31 more fights, and made his debut in 2006, 6 years and 6 months earlier than Yamashita, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 77 more professional rounds, 116 to Yamashita's 39.