Tape rankings @ Bantamweight
Who won Font vs Almeida?
Rob Font beat Thomas Almeida by , during the main card of UFC 220, on Saturday 20th January 2018 at TD Garden in Boston.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Rob Font.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Bantamweight division, which meant the weight limit was 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
Font vs Almeida stats
Rob Font stepped into the ring with a record of 14 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 4 by submission.
Thomas Almeida made his way to the ring with a record of 22 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 17 of those wins by knock out and 4 by submission.
The stats suggested Almeida had a massive power advantage over Font, boosting at 77% knock out percentage over Font's 43%.
Rob Font was the older man by 4 years, at 34 years old.
Font had a height advantage of 1 inch over Almeida. Despite this, both fighters had equal reach.
Font's experience as a professional fighter was relatively equal to Almeida's, having had 7 less fights, and made his debut in 2011, 6 months later than Almeida, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He had fought 6 more professional rounds, 45 to Almeida's 39.
Font vs Almeida form
Font had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going to the judges twice.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had beat Marlon Moraes at UFC Vegas 17 on 19th December 2020 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Ricky Sim n at UFC on ESPN 7 on 7th December 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Capital One Arena, Washington D.C..
Going into that contest, he had won against Sergio Pettis at UFC on FOX 31 on 15th December 2018 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Wisconsin Entertainment and Sports Center, Milwaukee, United States.
Before that, he had beat Thomas Almeida at UFC 220 on 20th January 2018 by knockout in the 2nd round at TD Garden, Boston.
He had been beaten by Pedro Munhoz at UFC Fight Night 119 on 28th October 2017 by knockout in the 1st round at Ibirapuera Gymnasium, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Font's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 10 months and 20 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 11 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.
Almeida's last 2 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 7 months and 28 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 9 months and 30 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 5 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.5 rounds on average.