broadcast start time:
US - TBC / UK - N/A
Current rankings @ Bantamweight
When is Assunção vs Phillips?
Raphael Assuncao will face the challenge of Kyler Phillips, during the main card of UFC Fight Night, on Saturday 24th July 2021 in the United States.
The fight will be contested over 3 rounds in the Bantamweight division, which means the weight limit will be 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
Assunção vs Phillips stats
Raphael Assuncao steps into the ring with a record of 27 wins, 8 loses and 0 draws, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 10 by submission.
Kyler Phillips will make his way to the ring with a record of 9 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 5 of those wins by knock out and 1 by submission.
The stats suggest Phillips has a massive power advantage over Assuncao, boosting at 56% knock out percentage over Assuncao's 15%.
Raphael Assuncao is the older man by 13 years, at 38 years old.
Phillips has a height advantage of 3 inches over Assuncao. This also extends to a 3-inch reach advantage.
Assuncao is the more experienced professional fighter, having had 25 more fights, and made his debut in 2004, 12 years and 1 month earlier than Phillips, whose first professional fight was in 2016. He has fought 61 more professional rounds, 80 to Phillips' 19.
Assuncao's last 4 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 10 months and 2 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 1 year, 2 months and 17 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.3 rounds on average.
Phillips' last 2 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 3 months and 10 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 1 year, 1 month and 19 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 3 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 1.5 rounds on average.