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Who won Spann vs Cirkunov?
Ryan Spann beat Misha Cirkunov by , during the co-main event of UFC Vegas 21, on Saturday 13th March 2021 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Ryan Spann.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 205 pounds (14.6 stone or 93 KG).
Spann vs Cirkunov stats
Ryan Spann stepped into the ring with a record of 18 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 11 by submission.
Misha Cirkunov made his way to the ring with a record of 15 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, with 5 of those wins by knock out and 8 by submission.
The stats suggested Cirkunov had advantage in power over Spann, with a 33% knock out percentage over Spann's 22%.
Ryan Spann was the younger man by 4 years, at 30 years old.
Spann had a height advantage of 2 inches over Cirkunov. That also extended to a 4-inch reach advantage.
Spann was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 4 more fights, and made his debut in 2013, 3 year later than Cirkunov, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He had fought 12 more professional rounds, 41 to Cirkunov's 29.
Cirkunov's last 4 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 3 months and 20 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year and 28 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 4 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1 rounds on average.