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Who won Queally vs Pitbull?
Patricky Pitbull beat Peter Queally by , during the main event of Bellator MMA, on Friday 5th November 2021 at 3Arena Dublin in Dublin.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Patricky Pitbull.
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).
This contest was for the vacant Bellator lightweight championship.
Queally vs Pitbull stats
Peter Queally stepped into the ring with a record of 12 wins, 5 loses and 1 draw, 2 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Patricky Pitbull made his way to the ring with a record of 23 wins, 9 loses and 0 draws, with 15 of those wins by knock out and 1 by submission.
The stats suggested Pitbull had a massive power advantage over Queally, boosting at 65% knock out percentage over Queally's 17%.
Peter Queally was the younger man by 3 years, at 33 years old.
Queally had a height advantage of 3 inches over Pitbull. That also extended to a 3-inch reach advantage.
Queally was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 14 less fights, and made his debut in , 16 years and 9 months earlier than Pitbull, whose first professional fight was in 2005. He had fought 16 less professional rounds, 57 to Pitbull's 73.
Queally vs Pitbull form
Pitbull had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Peter Queally at Bellator 258 on 7th May 2021 by knockout in the 2nd round at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Tofiq Musayev at RIZIN 20 on 31st December 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan.
Going into that contest, he had won against Luiz Gustavo at RIZIN 20 on 31st December 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Saitama Super Arena, Saitama.
Before that, he had beat Tatsuya Kawajiri at RIZIN 19 on 12th October 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Edion Arena, Osaka.
He had defeated Ryan Scope at Bellator Newcastle on 9th February 2019 by split decision in their 3 round contest at Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle, United Kingdom.
Queally's last 3 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 4 months and 4 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 1 month and 10 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 7 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.3 rounds on average.
Pitbull's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 4 months and 18 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 8 months and 3 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.