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Who won Primus vs Shabliy?
Alexander Shabliy beat Brent Primus by during the prelims of Bellator 282, on Friday 24th June 2022 at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Alexander Shabliy.
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).
Primus vs Shabliy stats
Brent Primus stepped into the octagon with a record of 11 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 2 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 6 by submission.
Alexander Shabliy made his way to the cage with a record of 21 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 10 of those wins by knock out and 7 by submission.
The stats suggested Shabliy had a large advantage in power over Primus, boosting at 48% knock out percentage over Primus' 18%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Primus had a large advantage over Shabliy, boasting at 55% submission rate over Shabliy's 33%.
Brent Primus was the older man by 8 years, at 37 years old.
Primus had a height advantage of 1 inch over Shabliy.
Primus was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 11 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2010, 28 days earlier than Shabliy, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He had fought 16 less professional rounds, 27 to Shabliy's 43.
Primus vs Shabliy form
Brent Primus had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had won against Benson Henderson at Bellator 266 on 16th October 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Footprint Center, Phoenix, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Islam Mamedov at Bellator 263 on 31st July 2021 by split decision in their 3 round contest at The Forum, Inglewood.
Going into that contest, he had won against Chris Bungard at Bellator 240 on 22nd February 2020 by split decision in the 1st round at 3Arena, Dublin, Ireland.
Before that, he had beat Tim Wilde at Bellator Birmingham on 4th May 2019 by split decision in the 1st round at Resorts World Arena, Birmingham, United Kingdom.
He had lost to Michael Chandler at Bellator 212 on 14th December 2018 by unanimous decision in their Bellator Lightweight championship fight at Neal S. Blaisdell Center, Honolulu, United States.
Primus' last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 11 months and 15 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 16 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 13 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.6 rounds on average.
Shabliy's last 2 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 6 months and 8 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 5 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.
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