Tape rankings @ Middleweight
Who won Allen vs Malkoun?
Brendan Allen beat Jacob Malkoun by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the prelims of UFC 275, on Saturday 11th June 2022 at Singapore Indoor Stadium in Singapore.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Brendan Allen.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 185 pounds (13.2 stone or 83.9 KG).
Allen vs Malkoun stats
Brendan Allen stepped into the ring with a record of 18 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, 5 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 10 by submission.
Jacob Malkoun made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 0 wins and 0 draws.
The stats suggested Allen had a large advantage in power over Malkoun, boasting at 28% knock out percentage over Malkoun's 0%.
Brendan Allen was the same age as Jacob Malkoun, at 26 years old.
Allen had a height advantage of 5 inches over Malkoun. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Allen was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 23 more fights, and made his debut in 2015, 1 year and 6 months earlier than Malkoun, whose first professional fight was in 2017. He had fought 32 more professional rounds, 52 to Malkoun's 20.
Allen vs Malkoun form
Brendan Allen had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Sam Alvey at UFC Fight Night on 5th February 2022 by in the 2nd round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Chris Curtis at UFC Fight Night on 4th December 2021 by knockout in the 2nd round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Punahele Soriano at UFC Vegas 32 on 24th July 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had beat Karl Roberson at UFC 261 on 24th April 2021 by unanimous decision in the 1st round at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena, Jacksonville.
He had lost to Sean Strickland at UFC Vegas 14 on 14th November 2020 by knockout in the 2nd round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Allen's last 5 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 7 months and 8 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 3 months and 27 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.
Malkoun's last 3 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 7 months and 29 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 21 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 7 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.3 rounds on average.