Tape rankings @ Bantamweight
Who won Font vs Simón?
Rob Font beat Ricky Sim n by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the main card of UFC on ESPN 7, on Saturday 7th December 2019 at Capital One Arena in Washington D.C..
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 Simón stats
Rob Font stepped into the ring with a record of 16 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, 7 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 4 by submission.
Ricky Sim n made his way to the ring with a record of 15 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 5 of those wins by knock out and 2 by submission.
The stats suggested Font had advantage in power over n, with a 44% knock out percentage over n's 33%.
Rob Font was the older man by 5 years, at 34 years old.
Font had a height advantage of 2 inches over n. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Font was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 3 more fights, and made his debut in 2011, 2 years and 1 month earlier than n, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He had fought 4 less professional rounds, 45 to n's 49.
Font vs Simón 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 won against 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 won against 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 beat 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 defeated 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.
n's last 2 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 7 months and 8 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 3 months and 20 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 4 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.