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Who won Arlovski vs Vanderaa?
Andrei Arlovski beat Jared Vanderaa by split decision in their 3 round contest during the prelims of UFC 271, on Saturday 12th February 2022 at Toyota Center in Houston.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Andrei Arlovski.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
Arlovski vs Vanderaa stats
Andrei Arlovski stepped into the octagon with a record of 32 wins, 20 loses and 0 draws, 17 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.
Jared Vanderaa made his way to the cage with a record of 12 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, with 7 of those wins by knock out and 3 by submission.
The stats suggested Vanderaa had a slight advantage in power over Arlovski, with a 58% knock out percentage over Arlovski's 53%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Vanderaa had an advantage over Arlovski, with a 25% submission rate over Arlovski's 9%.
Andrei Arlovski was the older man by 13 years, at 44 years old.
Vanderaa had a height advantage of 1 inch over Arlovski. That also extended to a 3-inch reach advantage.
Arlovski was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 34 more fights, and made his debut in 1999, 16 years and 2 months earlier than Vanderaa, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He had fought 72 more professional rounds, 124 to Vanderaa's 52.
Arlovski vs Vanderaa form
Andrei Arlovski had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Carlos Felipe at UFC Vegas 40 on 16th October 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Chase Sherman at UFC Vegas 24 on 17th April 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Tom Aspinall at UFC Vegas 19 on 20th February 2021 by unanimous decision in the 2nd round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had beat Tanner Boser at UFC Vegas 13 on 7th November 2020 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
He had won against Philipe Lins at UFC Fight Night Jacksonville on 13th May 2020 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena, Jacksonville.
Arlovski's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 4 months and 11 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 8 months and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 14 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.8 rounds on average.
Vanderaa's last 3 fights had come over a period of 4 years and 25 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 4 months and 10 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 7 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.3 rounds on average.
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