May 30 2020
Saturday

UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States

Main Event
5 rounds contest @ Welterweight
18-3-0
UD 5
UD 5
19-4-0

The tape

37
Age
42
5' 10" / 178 cm
Height
5' 9" / 176 cm
70.9" / 180 cm
Reach
74" / 188 cm

Tape record

KOUDUDSUBUD
Form
UDSUBUDMDMD
18
Wins
19
6
By KO
7
33
KO%
37
8
By SUB
5
44
SUB%
26
3
Loses
4
1
Stopped
1
0
Tapped
0
0
Draws
1
2012
Debut
2009
21
Bouts
24
38
Rounds
60
2 hours, 39 minutes
Fight Time
4 hours, 26 minutes

Tape rankings @ Welterweight

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UFC
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Bellator
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Tapology
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Gilbert Burns vs Tyron Woodley report

Who won Burns vs Woodley?

Gilbert Burns beat Tyron Woodley by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest during the main event of UFC Vegas 1, on Saturday 30th May 2020 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.

The scorecards were announced in favor of the winner Gilbert Burns.

The fight was scheduled to take place over 5 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 170 pounds (12.1 stone or 77.1 KG).

Burns vs Woodley stats

Gilbert Burns stepped into the octagon with a record of 18 wins, 3 losses and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 8 by submission.

Tyron Woodley made his way to the cage with a record of 19 wins, 4 losses and 1 draw, 7 of those wins coming by knock out and 5 by submission.

Gilbert Burns' UFC record stood at 15-7-0, while Tyron Woodley's came in at 9-5-1.

The stats suggested Woodley had a slight advantage in power over Burns, with a 37% knock out percentage over Burns' 33%.

If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Burns had an advantage over Woodley, with a 44% submission rate over Woodley's 26%.

Gilbert Burns was the younger man by 5 years, at 37 years old.

Burns had a height advantage of 1 inch over Woodley. Despite this, Woodley had a 3-inch reach advantage.

Burns was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 3 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2012, 2 years and 11 months later than Woodley, whose first professional fight was in 2009. He had fought 6 less professional rounds, 64 to Woodley's 70.

Burns vs Woodley form

Tyron Woodley had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Kamaru Usman at UFC 235 on 2nd March 2019 by unanimous decision in their UFC Welterweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, he had won against Darren Till at UFC 228 on 8th September 2018 by submission in the 2nd round in their UFC Welterweight championship fight at American Airlines Center, Dallas.

Going into that contest, he had beaten Demian Maia at UFC 214 on 29th July 2017 by unanimous decision in their UFC Welterweight championship fight at Honda Center, Anaheim.

Before that, he had defeated Stephen Thompson at UFC 209 on 4th March 2017 by majority decision in their UFC Welterweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.

He had drawn with Stephen Thompson at UFC 205 on 12th November 2016 by majority draw in their 5 round contest in their UFC Welterweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York.

Activity check

Burns' last 2 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 7 months and 20 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 3 months and 26 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 4 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.

Woodley's last 5 fights had come over a period of 7 years, 6 months and 6 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 6 months and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 22 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 4.4 rounds on average.

What were the odds on Burns vs Woodley?

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