Tape rankings @ Bantamweight
Who won Andrade vs Morozov?
Douglas Andrade beat Sergey Morozov by submission in the 2nd round, during the prelims of UFC 271, on Saturday 12th February 2022 at Toyota Center in Houston.
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).
Andrade vs Morozov stats
Douglas Andrade stepped into the ring with a record of 27 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, 20 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 1 by submission.
Sergey Morozov made his way to the ring with a record of 17 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, with 8 of those wins by knock out and 3 by submission.
The stats suggested Andrade had a large advantage in power over Morozov, boasting at 74% knock out percentage over Morozov's 47%.
Douglas Andrade was the older man by 4 years, at 37 years old.
Andrade had a height advantage of 1 inch over Morozov. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Andrade was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 9 more fights, and made his debut in 2007, 9 months earlier than Morozov, whose first professional fight was in 2008. He had fought 20 more professional rounds, 72 to Morozov's 52.
Andrade vs Morozov form
Andrade had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going to the judges twice.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Sergey Morozov at UFC 271 on 12th February 2022 by in the 2nd round at Toyota Center, Houston, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Gaetano Pirrello at UFC Vegas 38 on 2nd October 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Lerone Murphy at UFC Fight Island 8 on 20th January 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Etihad Arena, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
Before that, he had beat Marlon Vera at UFC Fight Night 125 on 3rd February 2018 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Mangueirinho Gymnasium, Belem, Brazil.
He had lost to Rob Font at UFC 213 on 8th July 2017 by unanimous decision in the 2nd round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.
Andrade's last 5 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 2 months and 17 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year and 16 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 11 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.2 rounds on average.