Tape rankings @ Heavyweight
Who won Castro vs Tafa?
Yorgan De Castro beat Justin Tafa by during the main card of UFC 243, on Saturday 5th October 2019 at Marvel Stadium in Melbourne.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Yorgan De Castro.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
Castro vs Tafa stats
Yorgan De Castro stepped into the octagon with an undefeated record of 5 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Justin Tafa made his way to the cage with an unblemished record of 3 wins and 0 draws, with 3 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Tafa had an advantage in power over Castro, with a 100% knock out percentage over Castro's 80%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested that Castro and Tafa would have been pretty equal, both with a 0% submission rate.
Yorgan De Castro was the older man by 6 years, at 35 years old.
Castro was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 2 more fights, and made his debut in 2017, 5 months later than Tafa, whose first professional fight was in 2017. He had fought 11 more professional rounds, 28 to Tafa's 17.
What were the odds on Castro vs Tafa?
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