Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Baeza vs Sato?
Miguel Baeza beat Takashi Sato by submission in the 2nd round, during the co-main event of UFC Vegas 15, on Saturday 28th November 2020 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 170 pounds (12.1 stone or 77.1 KG).
Baeza vs Sato stats
Miguel Baeza stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 9 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 7 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Takashi Sato made his way to the ring with a record of 16 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 11 of those wins by knock out and 2 by submission.
The stats suggested Baeza had a slight advantage in power over Sato, with a 78% knock out percentage over Sato's 69%.
Miguel Baeza was the younger man by 2 years, at 29 years old.
Baeza had a height advantage of 4 inches over Sato. That also extended to a 1-inch reach advantage.
Baeza was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 10 less fights, and made his debut in 2015, 1 year and 10 months later than Sato, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 17 less professional rounds, 18 to Sato's 35.