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Tim Elliott vs Victor Altamirano report
Who won Elliott vs Altamirano?
Tim Elliott is set to square off against Victor Altamirano during the main card of UFC Fight Night – Kara-France vs. Albazi, on Saturday 3rd June 2023 at UFC Apex in Las Vegas.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Flyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 125 pounds (8.9 stone or 56.7 KG).
Elliott vs Altamirano stats
Tim Elliott stepped into the octagon with a record of 18 wins, 12 loses and 1 draw, 3 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 6 by submission.
Victor Altamirano made his way to the cage with a record of 12 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 2 of those wins by knock out and 4 by submission.
The stats suggested that Elliott and Altamirano have similar power, both with a 17% knock out percentage.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested that Elliott and Altamirano would have been pretty equal, both with a 33% submission rate.
Tim Elliott was the older man by 4 years, at 36 years old.
Altamirano had a height advantage of 1 inch over Elliott. That also extended to a 3-inch reach advantage.
Elliott was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 17 more fights, and made his debut in 2009, 8 years and 7 months earlier than Altamirano, whose first professional fight was in 2017. He had fought 44 more professional rounds, 77 to Altamirano's 33.
Elliott vs Altamirano form
Altamirano had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 3 times.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Vinicius Salvador at UFC Fight Night San Antonio on 25th March 2023 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at AT&T Center, San Antonio, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Daniel Lacerda at UFC 278 on 20th August 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at Vivint Arena, Salt Lake City.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Carlos Hernandez at UFC Fight Night on 26th February 2022 by split decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had beat Nate Smith at LFA 100 on 19th February 2021 by unanimous decision in their LFA Flyweight championship fight at Hartman Arena, Park City.
He had won against Lloyd McKinney at LFA 95 on 20th November 2020 by submission in the 2nd round at Hartman Arena, Park City.
Elliott's last 4 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 11 months and 25 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year and 6 months. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.5 rounds on average.
Altamirano's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 6 months and 15 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 4 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 14 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.8 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Elliott vs Altamirano?
Tim Elliott was a 53/100 (-180) favourite going into the contest, while Victor Altamirano made his way into the ring at 81/50 (+150) with oddsmakers.
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