Tape rankings @ Light Heavyweight
Who won Cutelaba vs Jacoby?
Ion Cutelaba drew with Dustin Jacoby by split draw in their 3 round contest, during the main card of UFC Vegas 25, on Saturday 1st May 2021 in the United States.
The scorecards were announced as , meaning it was a split draw.
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).
Cutelaba vs Jacoby stats
Ion Cutelaba stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 0 wins, zero loses and 0 draws.
Dustin Jacoby made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 0 wins and 0 draws.
The stats suggested that Cutelaba and Jacoby have similar power, both with a 0% knock out percentage.
Ion Cutelaba was the younger man by 6 years, at 28 years old.
Jacoby had a height advantage of 2 inches over Cutelaba. That also extended to a 3-inch reach advantage.
Cutelaba's experience as a professional fighter was relatively equal to Jacoby's, having had the same amount of fights, and made his debut in 2012, 1 year and 4 months later than Jacoby, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He had fought 37 more professional rounds, 37 to Jacoby's 0.
Cutelaba vs Jacoby form
Ion Cutelaba had stopped 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Magomed Ankalaev at UFC 254 on 24th October 2020 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC Fight Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Magomed Ankalaev at UFC on ESPN+ 27 on 29th February 2020 by knockout in the 1st round at Chartway Arena, Norfolk, United States.
Going into that contest, he had won against Khalil Rountree at UFC on ESPN+ 18 on 28th September 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Royal Arena, Copenhagen, Denmark.
Before that, he had lost to Glover Teixeira at UFC on ESPN+ 8 on 27th April 2019 by knockout in the 2nd round at BB&T Center, Sunrise, United States.
He had beat Luis Henrique da Silva at UFC Fight Night 110 on 10th June 2017 by knockout in the 1st round at Vector Arena, Auckland, New Zealand.
Cutelaba's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 11 months and 11 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 11 months and 27 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.2 rounds on average.