Tape rankings @ Featherweight
Who won Emmett vs Burgos?
Josh Emmett beat Shane Burgos by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the co-main event of UFC Vegas 3, on Saturday 20th June 2020 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Josh Emmett.
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).
Emmett vs Burgos stats
Josh Emmett stepped into the ring with a record of 15 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 2 by submission.
Shane Burgos made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 0 wins and 0 draws.
The stats suggested Emmett had a massive power advantage over Burgos, boasting at 40% knock out percentage over Burgos' 0%.
Josh Emmett was the older man by 6 years, at 36 years old.
Burgos had a height advantage of 5 inches over Emmett. That also extended to a 6-inch reach advantage.
Emmett was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 17 more fights, and made his debut in 2011, 1 year and 9 months earlier than Burgos, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 9 more professional rounds, 43 to Burgos' 34.
Emmett's last 4 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 9 months and 1 day, meaning he had been fighting on average every 11 months and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 7 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.8 rounds on average.
Burgos' last 3 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 7 months and 28 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 2 months and 21 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.