Who won Watanabe vs Tamaru?
Shooto Watanabe beat Takumi Tamaru by , during the main card of RIZIN 27, on Sunday 21st March 2021 at Nippongaishi Hall(日本ガイシホール) in Nagoya.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Shooto Watanabe.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Watanabe vs Tamaru division, which meant the weight limit was pounds (0 stone or 0 KG).
Watanabe vs Tamaru stats
Shooto Watanabe stepped into the ring with a record of 21 wins, 5 loses and 6 draws, 2 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 12 by submission.
Takumi Tamaru made his way to the ring with a record of 12 wins, 2 loses and 1 draw, with 3 of those wins by knock out and 6 by submission.
The stats suggested Tamaru had advantage in power over Watanabe, with a 25% knock out percentage over Watanabe's 10%.
Shooto Watanabe was the older man by 7 years, at 32 years old.
Watanabe had a height advantage of 3 inches over Tamaru.
Watanabe was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 17 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 3 years and 2 months earlier than Tamaru, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He had fought 23 more professional rounds, 52 to Tamaru's 29.