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Who won Elkins vs Connelly?
Darren Elkins beat Tristan Connelly by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest during the main card of UFC Fight Night: Font vs. Vera, on Saturday 30th April 2022 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as 30-27, 30-27, 30-27 in favor of winner Darren Elkins.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 145 pounds (10.4 stone or 65.8 KG).
Elkins vs Connelly stats
Darren Elkins stepped into the octagon with a record of 26 wins, 10 loses and 0 draws, 9 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 5 by submission.
Tristan Connelly made his way to the cage with a record of 14 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, with 4 of those wins by knock out and 9 by submission.
The stats suggested Elkins had a slight advantage in power over Connelly, with a 35% knock out percentage over Connelly's 29%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Connelly had a massive advantage over Elkins, boosting at 64% submission rate over Elkins' 19%.
Darren Elkins was the older man by 2 years, at 38 years old.
Elkins had 3-inch reach advantage.
Elkins was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 16 more fights, and made his debut in 2007, 3 years and 1 month earlier than Connelly, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He had fought 30 more professional rounds, 82 to Connelly's 52.
Elkins' last 4 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 10 months and 14 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 2 months and 20 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.
Connelly's last 3 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 2 months and 14 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year and 25 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.
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