Tape rankings @ Heavyweight
Who won Arlovski vs Felipe?
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
Arlovski vs Felipe stats
Andrei Arlovski stepped into the ring with a record of 30 wins, 20 loses and 0 draws, 17 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.
Carlos Felipe made his way to the ring with a record of 10 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 6 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Felipe had a slight advantage in power over Arlovski, with a 60% knock out percentage over Arlovski's 57%.
Andrei Arlovski was the older man by 16 years, at 42 years old.
Arlovski had a height advantage of 3 inches over Felipe. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Arlovski was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 39 more fights, and made his debut in 1999, 15 years and 7 months earlier than Felipe, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He had fought 88 more professional rounds, 115 to Felipe's 27.
Arlovski vs Felipe form
Andrei Arlovski had beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Tai Tuivasa at UFC 225 on 9th June 2018 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at United Center, Chicago, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Stefan Struve at UFC 222 on 3rd March 2018 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, he had beat J nior Albini at UFC Fight Night 120 on 11th November 2017 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Ted Constant Convocation Center, Norfolk.
Before that, he had been beaten by Marcin Tybura at UFC Fight Night 111 on 17th June 2017 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Singapore Indoor Stadium, Kallang, Singapore.
He had lost to Francis NGannou at UFC on FOX 23 on 28th January 2017 by knockout in the 1st round at Pepsi Center, Denver, United States.
Arlovski's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 9 months and 28 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 11 months and 18 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 13 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.6 rounds on average.
Felipe's last 2 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 1 month and 22 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 28 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.