Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Cerrone vs Miller?
Jim Miller beat Donald Cerrone by submission in the 2nd round, during the prelims of UFC 276, on Saturday 2nd July 2022 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 170 pounds (12.1 stone or 77.1 KG).
Cerrone vs Miller stats
Donald Cerrone stepped into the ring with a record of 36 wins, 16 loses and 0 draws, 10 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 17 by submission.
Jim Miller made his way to the ring with a record of 34 wins, 16 loses and 0 draws, with 6 of those wins by knock out and 18 by submission.
The stats suggested Cerrone had a slight advantage in power over Miller, with a 28% knock out percentage over Miller's 18%.
Donald Cerrone was the older man by 1 year, at 39 years old.
Cerrone had a height advantage of 5 inches over Miller. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Cerrone was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 2 more fights, and made his debut in 2006, 2 months later than Miller, whose first professional fight was in 2005. He had fought 3 more professional rounds, 115 to Miller's 112.
Cerrone vs Miller form
Cerrone had lost to all of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Alex Morono at UFC Vegas 26 on 8th May 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had lost to Niko Price at UFC Vegas 11 on 19th September 2020 by majority decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Conor McGregor at UFC 246 on 18th January 2020 by knockout in the 1st round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had lost to Justin Gaethje at UFC on ESPN+ 16 on 14th September 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Rogers Arena, Vancouver, Canada.
He had been beaten by Tony Ferguson at UFC 238 on 8th June 2019 by knockout in the 2nd round at United Center, Chicago, United States.
Miller had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Nikolas Motta at UFC Fight Night on 19th February 2022 by knockout in the 2nd round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Erick Gonzalez at UFC Vegas 40 on 16th October 2021 by knockout in the 2nd round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, he had beat Roosevelt Roberts at UFC Vegas 3 on 20th June 2020 by submission in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had won against Clay Guida at UFC on ESPN 5 on 3rd August 2019 by submission in the 1st round at Prudential Center, Newark.
He had lost to Charles Oliveira at UFC on FOX 31 on 15th December 2018 by submission in the 1st round at Wisconsin Entertainment and Sports Center, Milwaukee.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Donald Cerrone had been fighting more than Jim Miller.
Going to this contest, Donald Cerrone had last fought 1 year, 3 months and 1 day ago, while Jim Miller's last outing had been 5 months and 21 days ago.
Cerrone's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 2 months and 1 day, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 19 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.6 rounds on average.
Miller's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 7 months and 25 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 8 months and 23 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 7 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.4 rounds on average.