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Who won Yusuff vs Shainis?
Sodiq Yusuff beat Don Shainis by submission in the 1st round during the main card of UFC Fight Night: Dern vs. Yan, on Saturday 1st October 2022 at UFC Apex in Las Vegas.
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 Shainis stats
Sodiq Yusuff 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.
Don Shainis made his way to the cage with a record of 7 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 4 of those wins by knock out and 2 by submission.
The stats suggested Shainis had a slight advantage in power over Yusuff, with a 57% knock out percentage over Yusuff's 55%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Shainis had a large advantage over Yusuff, boosting at 29% submission rate over Yusuff's 0%.
Sodiq Yusuff was the older man by 30 years, at 30 years old.
Yusuff was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 3 more fights, and made his debut in 2016, 2 months earlier than Shainis, whose first professional fight was in 2016. He had fought the same amount of professional rounds, 31 to Shainis' 31.
Yusuff's last 4 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 9 months and 23 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 2 months and 15 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.
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