Tape rankings @ Bantamweight
Who won Castaneda vs Santos?
Daniel Santos beat John Castaneda by , during the prelims of UFC Fight Night: Dern vs. Yan, on Saturday 1st October 2022 at UFC Apex in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Daniel Santos.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Bantamweight division, which meant the weight limit was 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
Castaneda vs Santos stats
John Castaneda stepped into the ring with a record of 19 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 6 by submission.
Daniel Santos made his way to the ring with a record of 8 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 4 of those wins by knock out and 1 by submission.
The stats suggested Santos had a slight advantage in power over Castaneda, with a 50% knock out percentage over Castaneda's 42%.
John Castaneda was the older man by 3 years, at 30 years old.
Santos had a height advantage of 1 inch over Castaneda.
Castaneda was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 14 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 10 months earlier than Santos, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 31 more professional rounds, 54 to Santos' 23.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Daniel Santos had been fighting more than John Castaneda.
Going to this contest, John Castaneda had last fought 7 months and 27 days ago, while Daniel Santos' last outing had been 5 months and 23 days ago.