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Who won Radzhabov vs Martinez?
Loik Radzhabov beat Alex Martinez by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the main card of PFL 2021 #7, on Friday 13th August 2021 at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Loik Radzhabov.
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).
Radzhabov vs Martinez stats
Loik Radzhabov stepped into the ring with a record of 13 wins, 2 loses and 1 draw, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 4 by submission.
Alex Martinez made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 7 wins and 0 draws, with 2 of those by knock out and 4 by submission.
The stats suggested Radzhabov had advantage in power over Martinez, with a 46% knock out percentage over Martinez's 29%.
Loik Radzhabov was the older man by 3 years, at 31 years old.
Martinez had a height advantage of 2 inches over Radzhabov.
Radzhabov was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 9 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 4 years and 2 months earlier than Martinez, whose first professional fight was in 2016. He had fought 23 more professional rounds, 50 to Martinez's 27.
Radzhabov vs Martinez form
Radzhabov had beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going to the judges once.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had beat Akhmet Aliev at PFL 2021 #4 on 10th June 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at Ocean Casino Resort, Atlantic City, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Alex Martinez at PFL 2021 #1 on 23rd April 2021 by split decision in their 3 round contest at Ocean Casino Resort, Atlantic City.
Going into that contest, he had lost to Natan Schulte at PFL 2019 #10 on 31st December 2019 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden, New York City.
Before that, he had beat Chris Wade at PFL 2019 #8 on 17th October 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Mandalay Bay Events Center, Las Vegas.
He had drawn with Islam Mamedov at PFL 2019 #8 on 17th October 2019 by majority draw in their 2 round contest at Mandalay Bay Events Center, Las Vegas.
Radzhabov's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 7 months and 6 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 14 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.8 rounds on average.
Martinez's last 2 fights had come over a period of 1 year and 1 month, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 16 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.