Tape rankings @ Bantamweight
Who won Anheliger vs Alateng?
Heili Alateng beat Chad Anheliger by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the prelims of UFC 279, on Saturday 10th September 2022 at T-Mobile Arena 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).
Anheliger vs Alateng stats
Chad Anheliger stepped into the ring with a record of 12 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, 7 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.
Heili Alateng made his way to the ring with a record of 15 wins, 8 loses and 2 draws, with 5 of those wins by knock out and 3 by submission.
The stats suggested Anheliger had a large advantage in power over Alateng, boasting at 58% knock out percentage over Alateng's 33%.
Chad Anheliger was the older man by 5 years, at 35 years old.
Anheliger had a height advantage of 1 inch over Alateng. Despite this, Alateng had 3-inch reach advantage.
Anheliger was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 8 less fights, and made his debut in 2010, 2 years and 10 months earlier than Alateng, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 24 less professional rounds, 34 to Alateng's 58.
Alateng's last 2 fights had come over a period of 1 year and 13 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 4 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.