Tape rankings @ Bantamweight
Who won Alateng vs Croom?
Heili Alateng beat Kevin Croom by , during the prelims of UFC Fight Night: Luque vs. Muhammad 2, on Saturday 16th April 2022 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Heili Alateng.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Bantamweight division, which meant the weight limit was 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
Alateng vs Croom stats
Heili Alateng stepped into the ring with a record of 14 wins, 8 loses and 2 draws, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.
Kevin Croom made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 0 wins and 0 draws.
The stats suggested Alateng had a large advantage in power over Croom, boasting at 29% knock out percentage over Croom's 0%.
Heili Alateng was the younger man by 5 years, at 30 years old.
Croom had a height advantage of 6 inches over Alateng. That also extended to a 6-inch reach advantage.
Alateng was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 24 more fights, and made his debut in 2013, 4 year and 8 months later than Croom, whose first professional fight was in 2009. He had fought 13 less professional rounds, 58 to Croom's 71.
Croom's last 2 fights had come over a period of 2 years and 7 months, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 3 months and 16 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.