Pia Arena MM, Yokohama, Japan
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Who won Saomoto vs Nakamura?
Tatsuki Saomoto beat Yusaku Nakamura by during the main card of RIZIN 23, on Monday 10th August 2020 at Pia Arena MM in Yokohama.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Tatsuki Saomoto.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Saomoto vs Nakamura division, which meant the weight limit was pounds (0 stone or 0 KG).
Saomoto vs Nakamura stats
Tatsuki Saomoto stepped into the octagon with a record of 14 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 2 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 2 by submission.
Yusaku Nakamura made his way to the cage with a record of 16 wins, 7 loses and 1 draw, with 8 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Nakamura had a massive power advantage over Saomoto, boosting at 50% knock out percentage over Saomoto's 14%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Saomoto had an advantage over Nakamura, with a 14% submission rate over Nakamura's 0%.
Tatsuki Saomoto was the younger man by 10 years, at 27 years old.
Nakamura had a height advantage of 2 inches over Saomoto.
Saomoto was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 8 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2015, 5 year and 5 months later than Nakamura, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He had fought 13 less professional rounds, 44 to Nakamura's 57.
Nakamura's last 3 fights had come over a period of 5 years and 2 months, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 8 months and 21 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.
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