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Who won Cutelaba vs Rountree?
Ion Cutelaba beat Khalil Rountree by during the main card of UFC on ESPN+ 18, on Saturday 28th September 2019 at Royal Arena in Copenhagen.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Ion Cutelaba.
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 Rountree stats
Ion Cutelaba stepped into the octagon with an undefeated record of 0 wins, zero loses and 0 draws.
Khalil Rountree made his way to the cage with a record of 8 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 5 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Rountree had a massive power advantage over Cutelaba, boosting at 63% knock out percentage over Cutelaba's 0%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested that Cutelaba and Rountree would have been pretty equal, both with a 0% submission rate.
Ion Cutelaba was the younger man by 4 years, at 28 years old.
Cutelaba had 1-inch reach advantage.
Cutelaba was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 11 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2012, 2 years and 2 months earlier than Rountree, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He had fought 7 more professional rounds, 40 to Rountree's 33.
Cutelaba vs Rountree form
Ion Cutelaba had beaten 1 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Ryan Spann at UFC Fight Night: Błachowicz vs. Rakić on 14th May 2022 by in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Devin Clark at UFC Vegas 37 on 18th September 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, he had drawn with Dustin Jacoby at UFC Vegas 25 on 1st May 2021 by split draw in their 3 round contest.
Before that, he had been beaten by Magomed Ankalaev at UFC 254 on 24th October 2020 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC Fight Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
He had lost to Magomed Ankalaev at UFC on ESPN+ 27 on 29th February 2020 by knockout in the 1st round at Chartway Arena, Norfolk, United States.
Cutelaba's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years and 9 months, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 19 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.8 rounds on average.
Rountree's last 4 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 4 months and 13 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 4 months and 5 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.5 rounds on average.
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