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Who won Pitbull vs Weichel?
Patricio Pitbull beat Daniel Weichel by split decision in their 5 round contest during the co-main event of Bellator 203, on Saturday 14th July 2018 at Il Centrale Live Roma in Rome.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Patricio Pitbull.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 5 rounds in the Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 145 pounds (10.4 stone or 65.8 KG).
This contest was for the Bellator featherweight championship.
Pitbull vs Weichel stats
Patricio Pitbull stepped into the octagon with a record of 26 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, 9 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 11 by submission.
Daniel Weichel made his way to the cage with a record of 39 wins, 9 loses and 0 draws, with 5 of those wins by knock out and 22 by submission.
The stats suggested Pitbull had a large advantage in power over Weichel, boasting at 35% knock out percentage over Weichel's 13%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Weichel had an advantage over Pitbull, with a 56% submission rate over Pitbull's 42%.
Patricio Pitbull was the younger man by 3 years, at 36 years old.
Weichel had a height advantage of 4 inches over Pitbull. That also extended to a 5-inch reach advantage.
Pitbull was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 18 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2004, 1 year and 9 months later than Weichel, whose first professional fight was in 2002. He had fought 5 less professional rounds, 107 to Weichel's 112.
Pitbull vs Weichel form
Patricio Pitbull had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Kleber Koike Erbst at Bellator MMA vs. RIZIN on 31st December 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan.
Previous to that, he had defeated Adam Borics at Bellator 286 on 1st October 2022 by unanimous decision in their Bellator Featherweight championship fight at Long Beach Convention & Entertainment Center, Long Beach, United States.
Going into that contest, he had beat AJ McKee Jr at Bellator 277 on 15th April 2022 by unanimous decision in their Bellator Featherweight championship fight at SAP Center, San Jose.
Before that, he had been beaten by AJ McKee Jr at Bellator 263 on 31st July 2021 by unanimous decision in the 1st round in their Bellator Featherweight championship fight at The Forum, Inglewood.
He had won against Emmanuel Sanchez at Bellator 255 on 2nd April 2021 by unanimous decision in the 1st round in their Bellator Featherweight championship fight at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville.
Pitbull's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 10 months and 25 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months. In those fights, he fought a total of 15 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.
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