Tape rankings @ Middleweight
Who won Anders vs Park?
Jun Yong Park beat Eryk Anders by split decision in their 3 round contest during the main card of UFC Fight Night: Holm vs. Vieira, on Saturday 21st May 2022 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as 28-29, 28-29, 29-28 in favor of winner Jun Yong Park.
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).
Anders vs Park stats
Eryk Anders stepped into the octagon with a record of 14 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 1 by submission.
Jun Yong Park made his way to the cage with a record of 13 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, with 5 of those wins by knock out and 3 by submission.
The stats suggested Anders had an advantage in power over Park, with a 57% knock out percentage over Park's 38%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Park had an advantage over Anders, with a 23% submission rate over Anders' 7%.
Eryk Anders was the older man by 4 years, at 35 years old.
Anders had a height advantage of 3 inches over Park. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Anders was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 2 more fights, and made his debut in 2015, 1 year and 8 months later than Park, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 9 more professional rounds, 52 to Park's 43.
Anders vs Park form
Anders had beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going to the judges once.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Khalil Rountree at UFC 236 on 13th April 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at State Farm Arena, Atlanta, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Thiago Santos at UFC Fight Night 137 on 22nd September 2018 by knockout in the 3rd round at Ginásio do Ibirapuera, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Tim Williams at UFC Fight Night 135 on 25th August 2018 by knockout in the 3rd round at Pinnacle Bank Arena, Lincoln, United States.
Before that, he had lost to Lyoto Machida at UFC Fight Night 125 on 3rd February 2018 by split decision in their 5 round contest at Mangueirinho Gymnasium, Belem, Brazil.
He had beat Markus Perez at UFC Fight Night 123 on 9th December 2017 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at SaveMart Center, Fresno, United States.
Anders' last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 11 months and 19 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 11 months and 29 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 17 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3.4 rounds on average.
Park's last 3 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 11 months and 7 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 11 months and 23 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.7 rounds on average.
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