Tape rankings @ Souza vs Tokudome
Who won Souza vs Tokudome?
Roberto ‘Satoshi’ de Souza beat Kazuki Tokudome by submission in the 1st round, during the co-main event of RIZIN 27, on Sunday 21st March 2021 at Nippongaishi Hall(日本ガイシホール) in Nagoya.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Souza vs Tokudome division, which meant the weight limit was pounds (0 stone or 0 KG).
Souza vs Tokudome stats
Roberto ‘Satoshi’ de Souza stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 0 wins, zero loses and 0 draws.
Kazuki Tokudome made his way to the ring with a record of 20 wins, 10 loses and 1 draw, with 10 of those wins by knock out and 3 by submission.
The stats suggested Tokudome had a massive power advantage over Souza, boosting at 50% knock out percentage over Souza's 0%.
Roberto ‘Satoshi’ de Souza was the younger man by 3 years, at 31 years old.
Souza was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 31 less fights, and made his debut in , 13 years and 9 months earlier than Tokudome, whose first professional fight was in 2007. He had fought 46 less professional rounds, 14 to Tokudome's 60.
Souza vs Tokudome form
Souza had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going to the judges once.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had won against Kazuki Tokudome at RIZIN 27 on 21st March 2021 by in the 1st round at Nippongaishi Hall(日本ガイシホール), Nagoya, Japan.
Previous to that, he had won against Yusuke Yachi at RIZIN 22 on 9th August 2020 by knockout in the 1st round at Pia Arena MM, Yokohama.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Johnny Case at RIZIN 19 on 12th October 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Edion Arena, Osaka.
Before that, he had beat Mizuto Hirota at RIZIN 17 on 28th July 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Saitama Super Arena, Tokyo.
He had defeated Satoru Kitaoka at RIZIN 15 on 21st April 2019 by knockout in the 2nd round at Yokohama Arena, Yokohama.
Souza's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 4 months and 27 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 5 months and 25 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.2 rounds on average.
Tokudome's last 3 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 2 months and 4 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year and 22 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.