Tape rankings @ Featherweight
Who won Benítez vs Knight?
Gabriel Ben tez beat Jason Knight by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 123, on Saturday 9th December 2017 at SaveMart Center in Fresno.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Gabriel Ben tez.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 145 pounds (10.4 stone or 65.8 KG).
Benítez vs Knight stats
Gabriel Ben tez stepped into the ring with a record of 19 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 10 by submission.
Jason Knight made his way to the ring with a record of 20 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 3 of those wins by knock out and 13 by submission.
The stats suggested tez had advantage in power over Knight, with a 32% knock out percentage over Knight's 15%.
Gabriel Ben tez was the older man by 5 years, at 34 years old.
Knight had a height advantage of 2 inches over tez. That also extended to a 1-inch reach advantage.
tez was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 2 more fights, and made his debut in 2007, 2 years and 1 month earlier than Knight, whose first professional fight was in 2009. He had fought 60 less professional rounds, 0 to Knight's 60.