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Kamaru Usman vs Emil Weber Meek report
Who won Usman vs Meek?
Kamaru Usman beat Emil Weber Meek by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest during the main card of UFC Fight Night 124, on Sunday 14th January 2018 at Scottrade Center in St. Louis.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Kamaru Usman.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 170 pounds (12.1 stone or 77.1 KG).
Usman vs Meek stats
Kamaru Usman stepped into the octagon with a record of 11 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 1 by submission.
Emil Weber Meek made his way to the cage with a record of 9 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 7 of those wins by knock out and 1 by submission.
The stats suggested Meek had a large advantage in power over Usman, boosting at 78% knock out percentage over Usman's 55%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Meek had a slight advantage over Usman, with a 11% submission rate over Usman's 9%.
Kamaru Usman was the older man by 2 years, at 36 years old.
Usman had a height advantage of 1 inch over Meek. That also extended to a 4-inch reach advantage.
Usman was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 1 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 1 year and 8 months later than Meek, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He had fought 44 more professional rounds, 73 to Meek's 29.
What were the odds on Usman vs Meek?
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