Tape rankings @ Light Heavyweight
Who won Crute vs Hill?
Jamahal Hill beat Jimmy Crute by , during the main card of UFC Fight Night, on Saturday 4th December 2021 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Jamahal Hill.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 205 pounds (14.6 stone or 93 KG).
Crute vs Hill stats
Jimmy Crute stepped into the ring with a record of 12 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 5 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 4 by submission.
Jamahal Hill made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 8 wins and 0 draws, with 4 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Hill had a slight advantage in power over Crute, with a 50% knock out percentage over Crute's 42%.
Jimmy Crute was the younger man by 5 years, at 26 years old.
Hill had a height advantage of 2 inches over Crute. That also extended to a 7-inch reach advantage.
Crute was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 5 more fights, and made his debut in 2016, 1 year and 7 months earlier than Hill, whose first professional fight was in 2017. He had fought 3 more professional rounds, 27 to Hill's 24.
Crute vs Hill form
Crute had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going to the judges once.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Anthony Smith at UFC 261 on 24th April 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena, Jacksonville, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Modestas Bukauskas at UFC Fight Island 6 on 17th October 2020 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC Fight Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
Going into that contest, he had won against Micha Oleksiejczuk at UFC on ESPN+ 26 on 22nd February 2020 by knockout in the 1st round at Spark Arena, Auckland, New Zealand.
Before that, he had been beaten by Misha Cirkunov at UFC on ESPN+ 16 on 14th September 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Rogers Arena, Vancouver, Canada.
He had beat Sam Alvey at UFC 234 on 9th February 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, Australia.
Crute's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 3 months and 16 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 28 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 5 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1 rounds on average.
Hill's last 3 fights had come over a period of 2 years and 4 months, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 10 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.