Apr 08 2023
Saturday

UFC 287
3 rounds contest @ Bantamweight
Adrian Yanez
Yanez
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19-6-0

est. walkout:

TBC

broadcast start time:

US - TBC / UK - TBC

16-3-0

The tape

35
Age
29
5' 8" / 173 cm
Height
5' 7" / 170 cm
71.7" / 182 cm
Reach
70.5" / 179 cm

Full record

UD 5UD 5UD 5KO 1UD 3
Form
KO 1SD 3KO 2KO 3SD 3
19
Wins
16
8
By KO
10
42
KO%
63
4
By Sub
2
21
SUB%
13
6
Losses
3
0
Stopped
0
1
Tapped
0
0
Draws
0
2011
Debut
2014
25
Bouts
19
60
Rounds
44
4 hours, 34 minutes
Fight Time
3 hours, 4 minutes

Current rankings @ Bantamweight

6
UFC
13
-
Bellator
-
7
Tapology
-

Rob Font vs Adrian Yanez preview

When is Font vs Yanez?

Rob Font is set to take on Adrian Yanez during the main card of UFC 287, on Saturday 8th April 2023.

The fight is scheduled for 3 rounds in the Bantamweight division, which means the weight limit will be 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).

Font vs Yanez stats

Rob Font steps into the octagon with a record of 19 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 4 by submission.

Adrian Yanez will make his way to the cage with a record of 16 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 10 of those wins by knock out and 2 by submission.

The stats suggest Yanez has a large advantage in power over Font, boosting at 63% knock out percentage over Font's 42%.

If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Font will have a slight advantage over Yanez, with a 21% submission rate over Yanez's 13%.

Rob Font is the older man by 6 years, at 35 years old.

Font has a height advantage of 1 inch over Yanez. This also extends to a 2-inch reach advantage.

Font is the more experienced professional fighter, having had 6 more fights, and made his debut in 2011, 2 years and 3 months earlier than Yanez, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He has fought 16 more professional rounds, 60 to Yanez's 44.

Font vs Yanez form

Font has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going to the judges twice.

In his last fight, he lost to 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, United States.

Previous to that, he had been beaten by Jose Aldo at UFC Fight Night on 4th December 2021 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

Going into that contest, he had defeated Cody Garbrandt at UFC Vegas 27 on 22nd May 2021 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest.

Before that, he had beat Marlon Moraes at UFC Vegas 17 on 19th December 2020 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

He had won against Ricky Simon at UFC on ESPN 7 on 7th December 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Capital One Arena, Washington D.C..

Yanez has won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 3 of them, going the distance twice.

In his last fight, he beat Tony Kelley at UFC Fight Night: Kattar vs. Emmett on 18th June 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at Moody Center, Austin, United States.

Previous to that, he had beat Davey Grant at UFC Vegas 43 on 20th November 2021 by split decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

Going into that contest, he had defeated Randy Costa at UFC Vegas 32 on 24th July 2021 by knockout in the 2nd round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

Before that, he had won against Gustavo Lopez at UFC Vegas 22 on 20th March 2021 by knockout in the 3rd round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

He had defeated Kyle Estrada at LFA 78 on 15th November 2019 by split decision in their 3 round contest at Bell County Expo Center, Belton.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Rob Font has been fighting more than Adrian Yanez.

Rob Font last fought 9 months and 5 days ago, while Adrian Yanez's last outing was 7 months and 17 days ago.

Font's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 1 month and 28 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 19 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 19 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3.8 rounds on average.

Yanez's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 2 months and 20 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 23 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 12 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.4 rounds on average.

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