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Who won Benítez vs Jaynes?
Gabriel Benitez beat Justin Jaynes by during the main card of UFC Vegas 16, on Saturday 5th December 2020 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Gabriel Benitez.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 155 pounds (11.1 stone or 70.3 KG).
Benítez vs Jaynes stats
Gabriel Benitez stepped into the octagon with a record of 21 wins, 8 loses and 0 draws, 7 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 10 by submission.
Justin Jaynes made his way to the cage with a record of 16 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, with 8 of those wins by knock out and 5 by submission.
The stats suggested Jaynes had an advantage in power over Benitez, with a 50% knock out percentage over Benitez's 33%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Benitez had an advantage over Jaynes, with a 48% submission rate over Jaynes' 31%.
Gabriel Benitez was the older man by 1 year, at 35 years old.
Benitez had a height advantage of 1 inch over Jaynes. That also extended to a 4-inch reach advantage.
Benitez was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 8 more fights, and made his debut in 2007, 5 years and 7 months earlier than Jaynes, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 20 more professional rounds, 62 to Jaynes' 42.
Benitez's last 2 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 11 months and 28 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 11 months and 29 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 4 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.
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