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Who won Cejudo vs Dillashaw?
Henry Cejudo beat T. J. Dillashaw by , during the main event of UFC on ESPN+ 1, on Saturday 19th January 2019 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Henry Cejudo.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 5 rounds in the Flyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 125 pounds (8.9 stone or 56.7 KG).
This contest was for the UFC flyweight championship.
Cejudo vs Dillashaw stats
Henry Cejudo stepped into the ring with a record of 13 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 5 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
T. J. Dillashaw made his way to the ring with a record of 16 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 8 of those wins by knock out and 3 by submission.
The stats suggested Dillashaw had advantage in power over Cejudo, with a 50% knock out percentage over Cejudo's 38%.
Henry Cejudo was the younger man by 1 year, at 34 years old.
Dillashaw had a height advantage of 2 inches over Cejudo. That also extended to a 1-inch reach advantage.
Cejudo was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 4 less fights, and made his debut in 2013, 2 year and 11 months later than Dillashaw, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He had fought 14 less professional rounds, 42 to Dillashaw's 56.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Henry Cejudo had been fighting more than T. J. Dillashaw.
Going to this contest, Henry Cejudo had last fought 3 years, 2 months and 17 days ago, while T. J. Dillashaw's last outing had been 3 years, 2 months and 17 days ago.
Cejudo's last 3 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 1 month and 12 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 4 months and 16 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3.3 rounds on average.
Dillashaw's last 3 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 3 months and 12 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 9 months and 5 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.