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Who won Karakhanyan vs Piccolotti?
Adam Piccolotti beat Georgi Karakhanyan by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the main card of Bellator 274, on Saturday 19th February 2022 at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville.
The scorecards were announced as 27-30, 28-29, 28-29 in favor of winner Adam Piccolotti.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 155 pounds (11.1 stone or 70.3 KG).
Karakhanyan vs Piccolotti stats
Georgi Karakhanyan stepped into the ring with a record of 31 wins, 12 loses and 1 draw, 7 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 16 by submission.
Adam Piccolotti made his way to the ring with a record of 12 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, with 2 of those wins by knock out and 6 by submission.
The stats suggested Karakhanyan had a slight advantage in power over Piccolotti, with a 23% knock out percentage over Piccolotti's 17%.
Georgi Karakhanyan was the older man by 3 years, at 36 years old.
Piccolotti had a height advantage of 3 inches over Karakhanyan. That also extended to a 5-inch reach advantage.
Karakhanyan was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 28 more fights, and made his debut in 2006, 7 years earlier than Piccolotti, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought the same amount of professional rounds, 0 to Piccolotti's 0.
Karakhanyan vs Piccolotti form
Karakhanyan remained undefeated as a professional.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Saul Rogers at Bellator 266 on 18th September 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at SAP Center, San Jose, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Kiefer Crosbie at Bellator 263 on 31st July 2021 by unanimous decision in the 1st round at The Forum, Inglewood.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Myles Jury at Bellator 243 on 7th August 2020 by split decision in their 3 round contest at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville.
Before that, he had lost to Emmanuel Sanchez at Bellator 218 on 22nd March 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at WinStar World Casino, Thackerville.
He had been beaten by Henry Corrales at Bellator 192 on 20th January 2018 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Great Wester Forum, Inglewood.
Karakhanyan's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 3 months and 25 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 10 months and 11 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 13 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.6 rounds on average.
Piccolotti's last 2 fights had come over a period of 4 years and 3 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.