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Kamaru Usman vs Demian Maia report
Who won Usman vs Maia?
Kamaru Usman beat Demian Maia by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest during the main event of UFC Fight Night 129, on Saturday 19th May 2018 at Movistar Arena in Santiago.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Kamaru Usman.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 5 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 170 pounds (12.1 stone or 77.1 KG).
Usman vs Maia stats
Kamaru Usman stepped into the octagon with a record of 12 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 1 by submission.
Demian Maia made his way to the cage with a record of 25 wins, 8 loses and 0 draws, with 3 of those wins by knock out and 12 by submission.
The stats suggested Usman had a massive power advantage over Maia, boasting at 50% knock out percentage over Maia's 12%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Maia had a massive advantage over Usman, boosting at 48% submission rate over Usman's 8%.
Kamaru Usman was the younger man by 10 years, at 35 years old.
Maia had a height advantage of 1 inch over Usman. Despite this, he had 6-inch reach advantage.
Usman was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 20 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2012, 11 year and 2 months later than Maia, whose first professional fight was in 2001. He had fought 20 less professional rounds, 73 to Maia's 93.
Usman's last 2 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 6 months and 15 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 9 months and 7 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 4 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.
Maia's last 3 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 10 months and 18 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 11 months and 17 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 11 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3.7 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Usman vs Maia?
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