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Who won Font vs Pettis?
Rob Font beat Sergio Pettis by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest during the main card of UFC on FOX 31, on Saturday 15th December 2018 at Wisconsin Entertainment and Sports Center in Milwaukee.
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 Pettis stats
Rob Font stepped into the octagon with a record of 15 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, 7 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 4 by submission.
Sergio Pettis made his way to the cage with a record of 17 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, with 3 of those wins by knock out and 3 by submission.
The stats suggested Font had a large advantage in power over Pettis, boasting at 47% knock out percentage over Pettis' 18%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Font had a slight advantage over Pettis, with a 27% submission rate over Pettis' 18%.
Rob Font was the older man by 6 years, at 36 years old.
Font had a height advantage of 2 inches over Pettis. That also extended to a 3-inch reach advantage.
Font was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 2 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2011, 2 months later than Pettis, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He had fought 10 less professional rounds, 69 to Pettis' 79.
Font vs Pettis form
Font had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going to the judges once.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Adrian Yanez at UFC 287 on 8th April 2023 by knockout in the 1st round at Miami-Dade Arena, Miami, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Marlon Vera at UFC Fight Night: Font vs. Vera on 30th April 2022 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, he had lost to Jose Aldo at UFC Fight Night on 4th December 2021 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had defeated Cody Garbrandt at UFC Vegas 27 on 22nd May 2021 by unanimous decision in their 5 round 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.
Font's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 11 months and 18 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 4 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 17 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3.4 rounds on average.
Pettis' last 3 fights had come over a period of 6 years, 10 months and 22 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 3 months and 18 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 11 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3.7 rounds on average.
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