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Who won Souza vs Hirota?
Roberto ‘Satoshi’ de Souza beat Mizuto Hirota by , during the main card of RIZIN 17, on Sunday 28th July 2019 at Saitama Super Arena in Tokyo.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Roberto ‘Satoshi’ de Souza.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Souza vs Hirota division, which meant the weight limit was pounds (0 stone or 0 KG).
Souza vs Hirota stats
Roberto ‘Satoshi’ de Souza stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 0 wins, zero loses and 0 draws.
Mizuto Hirota made his way to the ring with a record of 18 wins, 10 loses and 2 draws, with 10 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Hirota had a massive power advantage over Souza, boosting at 56% knock out percentage over Souza's 0%.
Roberto ‘Satoshi’ de Souza was the younger man by 9 years, at 32 years old.
Souza had a height advantage of 4 inches over Hirota.
Souza was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 30 less fights, and made his debut in , 17 years and 6 months earlier than Hirota, whose first professional fight was in 2005. He had fought 59 less professional rounds, 16 to Hirota's 75.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Mizuto Hirota had been fighting more than Roberto ‘Satoshi’ de Souza.
Going to this contest, Roberto ‘Satoshi’ de Souza had last fought 3 years, 3 months and 24 days ago, while Mizuto Hirota's last outing had been 5 years, 2 months and 4 days ago.