Oct 28 2017
Saturday

Ibirapuera Gymnasium, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Co-Main Event
3 rounds contest @ Welterweight
12-1-0
UD 3
UD 3
25-7-0

The tape

36
Age
46
5' 11" / 180 cm
Height
6' 1" / 185 cm
72" / 183 cm
Reach
72" / 183 cm

Tape record

KOKOUDUDUD
Form
KOSUBMDSUBUD
12
Wins
25
3
By KO
3
25
KO%
12
4
By SUB
12
33
SUB%
48
1
Loses
7
0
Stopped
1
1
Tapped
0
0
Draws
0
2012
Debut
2001
13
Bouts
32
30
Rounds
77
2 hours, 8 minutes
Fight Time
5 hours, 41 minutes

Tape rankings @ Welterweight

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UFC
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Bellator
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Tapology
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Colby Covington vs Demian Maia report

Who won Covington vs Maia?

Colby Covington beat Demian Maia by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest during the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 119, on Saturday 28th October 2017 at Ibirapuera Gymnasium in Sao Paulo.

The scorecards were announced in favor of the winner Colby Covington.

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).

Covington vs Maia stats

Colby Covington stepped into the octagon with a record of 12 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 3 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 4 by submission.

Demian Maia made his way to the cage with a record of 25 wins, 7 losses and 0 draws, 3 of those wins coming by knock out and 12 by submission.

Colby Covington's UFC record stood at 12-4-0, while Demian Maia's came in at 22-10-0.

The stats suggested Covington had an advantage in power over Maia, with a 25% knock out percentage over Maia's 12%.

If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Maia had an advantage over Covington, with a 48% submission rate over Covington's 33%.

Colby Covington was the younger man by 10 years, at 36 years old.

Maia had a height advantage of 2 inches over Covington. Despite this, both fighters had a equal reach.

Covington was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 19 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2012, 10 years and 4 months later than Maia, whose first professional fight was in 2001. He had fought 25 less professional rounds, 68 to Maia's 93.

Activity check

Maia's last 2 fights had come over a period of 7 years, 2 months and 5 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 3 years, 7 months and 3 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 4 rounds on average.

What were the odds on Covington vs Maia?

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