What’s up fight fans! Welcome to another article of fighters breakdown. In this article we are going to breakdown the featherweight champion’s stats Abdul Kareem Al Selwady. Al Selwady comes from a Muay Thai background; he is also a blue belt in Jiu Jitsu fighting out of Team Mirza in Jordan.
Abdul Kareem has fought 3 fights winning them all by TKO. First fight was against the Sudanese fighter Aleksandar Noureddine, second fight was against the Jordanian Ahmad Al Ansari, while the third game was against Yousef Polvo Al Hamad.
Punches and Elbows
As mentioned above, Selwady is a Muay Thai practitioner so he likes to fight standing, this is evident by the statistics that we at Arabs MMA have collected. The exhibit below details Selwady’s punches and elbows for all the fights he made.
As evident by the figures, Selwady likes to stand during fights and he likes to throw lots of punches, focusing on combos. As the exhibit shows, while standing Selwady has punched 186 punches in 3 games, landing 94 of those, while missing 92 punches. This translates into a 50.5% punching accuracy. On the ground the story is a little bit different. Selwady threw 43 punches connecting on 37 of those while missing 6 punches, translating into an 86% punching accuracy. However 34 of those punches came in Aleksandar Nouredine’s fight. As for total punches (both standing and on the ground) Selwady threw 229 punches connecting on 131 of those while missing 98 punches, his punching accuracy is 57.2%.
As for kicks, we at Arabs MMA have 3 categories for kicks, low kicks, body kick and head kicks. The exhibit below details Selwady’s kicks.
As evident by the figures, Selwady relies heavily on low kicks. Selwady has kicked low 73 times connecting on 58 times while missing 15 this translates to a 79.5% low kick accuracy. As for body kicks, Selwady kicked 8 body kicks connecting on 6 of those while missing 2 translating to 75% body kicks accuracy. Selwady tried 3 head kicks connecting on 2 of those while missing 1 his head kicking accuracy is 66.7%. Overall, Selwady tried to kick his opponents 84 times making 66 of those while missing 18 his kicking accuracy is 78.6%.
As for knees, the exhibit below details further.
Knees in clinch
While standing Selwady connected on 5 knees while missing just once his knee accuracy is 75% while standing. In the clinch, Selwady kneed his opponents twice while missing just once his accuracy is 66.7%. Overall, his knee accuracy is 71.4%.
Selwady took down one opponent 5 times and he never took down any other opponent.
Stay tuned to Arabs MMA for the next statistics breakdown, we will do one for Abdul Aziz Julidan.
In addition, we will do stats breakdown for Amro Wahman and Mounir Lazzez.