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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 ring with an undefeated record of 0 wins, zero loses and 0 draws.
Khalil Rountree made his way to the ring 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%.
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 less 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 9 more professional rounds, 37 to Rountree's 28.
Cutelaba's last 2 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 11 months and 12 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 5 months and 21 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 3 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.5 rounds on average.
Rountree's last 4 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 10 months and 6 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 2 months and 18 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.5 rounds on average.