Tape rankings @ Middleweight
Who won Belfort vs Gastelum?
The fight was scheduled to take place over 5 rounds in the Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 185 pounds (13.2 stone or 83.9 KG).
Belfort vs Gastelum stats
Vitor Belfort stepped into the octagon with a record of 25 wins, 13 loses and 0 draws, 18 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.
Kelvin Gastelum made his way to the cage with a record of 13 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 5 of those wins by knock out and 4 by submission.
The stats suggested Belfort had a massive power advantage over Gastelum, boasting at 72% knock out percentage over Gastelum's 38%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Gastelum had an advantage over Belfort, with a 31% submission rate over Belfort's 12%.
Vitor Belfort was the older man by 14 years, at 46 years old.
Belfort had a height advantage of 3 inches over Gastelum. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Belfort was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 23 more fights, and made his debut in 1996, 14 years and 2 months earlier than Gastelum, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He had fought 2 less professional rounds, 68 to Gastelum's 70.
What were the odds on Belfort vs Gastelum?
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