Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Lima vs Page?
Michael Page beat Douglas Lima by split decision in their 3 round contest during the main event of Bellator London, on Friday 1st October 2021 at SSE Arena in London.
The scorecards were announced as 28-29, 28-29, 29-28 in favor of winner Michael Page.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 170 pounds (12.1 stone or 77.1 KG).
Lima vs Page stats
Douglas Lima stepped into the octagon with a record of 32 wins, 9 loses and 0 draws, 16 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 10 by submission.
Michael Page made his way to the cage with a record of 18 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 11 of those wins by knock out and 3 by submission.
The stats suggested Page had an advantage in power over Lima, with a 61% knock out percentage over Lima's 50%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Lima had an advantage over Page, with a 31% submission rate over Page's 17%.
Douglas Lima was the younger man by 1 year, at 35 years old.
Page had a height advantage of 2 inches over Lima. That also extended to a 3-inch reach advantage.
Lima was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 22 more fights, and made his debut in 2006, 5 years and 6 months earlier than Page, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 69 more professional rounds, 112 to Page's 43.
Lima vs Page form
Douglas Lima had beaten 1 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Jason Jackson at Bellator MMA on 8th July 2022 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at Emerald Queen Casino and Hotel, Tacoma, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Michael Page at Bellator London on 1st October 2021 by split decision in their 3 round contest at SSE Arena, London, England.
Going into that contest, he had lost to Yaroslav Amosov at Bellator 260 on 11th June 2021 by unanimous decision in their Bellator Welterweight championship fight at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville, United States.
Before that, he had been beaten by Gegard Mousasi at Bellator 250 on 29th October 2020 by unanimous decision in their Bellator Middleweight championship fight at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville.
He had won against Rory MacDonald at Bellator 232 on 26th October 2019 by unanimous decision in their Bellator Welterweight championship fight at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville.
Page had won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 4 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight before this contest, he had beat Derek Anderson at Bellator 258 on 7th May 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Ross Houston at Bellator 248 on 10th October 2020 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Accor Arena, Paris, France.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Shinsho Anzai at Bellator 237 on 28th December 2019 by knockout in the 2nd round at Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan.
Before that, he had won against Gianni Melillo at Bellator London on 23rd November 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at SSE Arena, London, England.
He had defeated Richard Kiely at Bellator 227 on 27th September 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at 3Arena, Dublin, Ireland.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Douglas Lima had been fighting more than Michael Page.
Going to this contest, Douglas Lima had last fought 1 year, 2 months and 15 days ago, while Michael Page's last outing had been 2 years, 4 months and 16 days ago.
Lima's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 10 months and 28 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 12 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 23 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 4.6 rounds on average.
Page's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 11 months and 27 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 18 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.6 rounds on average.
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