Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Cerrone vs Price?
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 Price stats
Donald Cerrone stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 0 wins, zero loses and 0 draws.
Niko Price made his way to the ring with a record of 14 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, with 10 of those wins by knock out and 3 by submission.
The stats suggested Price had a massive power advantage over Cerrone, boosting at 71% knock out percentage over Cerrone's 0%.
Donald Cerrone was the older man by 6 years, at 38 years old.
Cerrone had a height advantage of 1 inch over Price. Despite this, Price had 3-inch reach advantage.
Cerrone was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 18 less fights, and made his debut in 2006, 6 years earlier than Price, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 75 more professional rounds, 113 to Price's 38.
Cerrone vs Price form
Donald Cerrone had beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Conor McGregor at UFC 246 on 18th January 2020 by knockout in the 1st round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Justin Gaethje at UFC on ESPN+ 16 on 14th September 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Rogers Arena, Vancouver, Canada.
Going into that contest, he had lost to Tony Ferguson at UFC 238 on 8th June 2019 by knockout in the 2nd round at United Center, Chicago, United States.
Before that, he had won against Al Iaquinta at UFC on ESPN+ 9 on 4th May 2019 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at Canadian Tire Centre, Ottawa, Canada.
He had beat Mike Perry at UFC Fight Night 139 on 10th November 2018 by unanimous decision in the 1st round at Pepsi Center, Denver, United States.
Niko Price had stopped 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated James Vick at UFC on ESPN+ 19 on 12th October 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Amalie Arena, Tampa, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Geoff Neal at UFC 240 on 27th July 2019 by knockout in the 2nd round at Rogers Place, Edmonton, Canada.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Tim Means at UFC on ESPN+ 4 on 9th March 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at INTRUST Bank Arena, Wichita, United States.
Before that, he had lost to Abdul Razak Alhassan at UFC 228 on 8th September 2018 by knockout in the 1st round at American Airlines Center, Dallas.
He had won against Randy Brown at UFC Fight Night 133 on 14th July 2018 by knockout in the 2nd round at CenturyLink Arena, Boise.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Donald Cerrone had been fighting more than Niko Price.
Going to this contest, Donald Cerrone had last fought 1 year, 8 months and 28 days ago, while Niko Price's last outing had been 2 years and 4 days ago.
Cerrone's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 11 months and 6 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.
Price's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 3 months and 2 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 26 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 7 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.4 rounds on average.