Tape rankings @ Heavyweight
Who won Aspinall vs Arlovski?
Tom Aspinall beat Andrei Arlovski by submission in the 2nd round, during the main card of UFC Vegas 19, on Saturday 20th February 2021 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
Aspinall vs Arlovski stats
Tom Aspinall stepped into the ring with a record of 9 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 1 by submission.
Andrei Arlovski made his way to the ring with a record of 30 wins, 19 loses and 0 draws, with 17 of those wins by knock out and 3 by submission.
The stats suggested Aspinall had a massive power advantage over Arlovski, boasting at 89% knock out percentage over Arlovski's 57%.
Tom Aspinall was the younger man by 14 years, at 28 years old.
Aspinall had a height advantage of 2 inches over Arlovski. That also extended to a 1-inch reach advantage.
Aspinall was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 38 less fights, and made his debut in 2014, 15 year and 8 months later than Arlovski, whose first professional fight was in 1999. He had fought 93 less professional rounds, 16 to Arlovski's 109.
Aspinall vs Arlovski form
Andrei Arlovski had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Tom Aspinall at UFC Vegas 19 on 20th February 2021 by submission in the 2nd round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Tanner Boser at UFC Vegas 13 on 7th November 2020 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, he had beat 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.
Before that, he had defeated Ben Rothwell at UFC on ESPN 4 on 20th July 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at AT&T Center, San Antonio.
He had been beaten by Shamil Abdurakhimov at UFC Fight Night 136 on 15th September 2018 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Olimpiyskiy Arena, Moscow, Russia.
Aspinall's last 3 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 7 months and 1 day, meaning he had been fighting on average every 10 months and 10 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 3 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1 rounds on average.
Arlovski's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years and 2 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 7 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 14 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.8 rounds on average.