Tape rankings @ Featherweight
Who won Yusuff vs Mokhtarian?
Sodiq Yusuff beat Suman Mokhtarian by , during the main card of UFC Fight Night 142, on Saturday 1st December 2018 at Adelaide Entertainment Center in Adelaide.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Sodiq Yusuff.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 145 pounds (10.4 stone or 65.8 KG).
Yusuff vs Mokhtarian stats
Sodiq Yusuff stepped into the ring with a record of 7 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Suman Mokhtarian made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 8 wins and 0 draws, with 1 of those by knock out and 6 by submission.
The stats suggested Yusuff had a massive power advantage over Mokhtarian, boasting at 57% knock out percentage over Mokhtarian's 13%.
Sodiq Yusuff was the younger man by 1 year, at 28 years old.
Yusuff had a height advantage of 1 inch over Mokhtarian. That also extended to a 4-inch reach advantage.
Yusuff's experience as a professional fighter was relatively equal to Mokhtarian's, having had the same amount of fights, and made his debut in 2016, 3 year and 9 months later than Mokhtarian, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 9 more professional rounds, 24 to Mokhtarian's 15.
Yusuff's last 2 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 9 months and 16 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 4 months and 25 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 4 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.