Jul 17 2021
Saturday

UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States

Main Card
3 rounds contest @ Lightweight
Jeremy Stephens
Stephens
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18-1-0
Sub 1
Sub 1
28-18-0

The tape

33
Age
37
5' 10" / 177 cm
Height
5' 9" / 176 cm
70.5" / 179 cm
Reach
70.9" / 180 cm

Tape record

KOSDUDKOUD
Form
KOUDNCUDKO
18
Wins
28
6
By KO
19
33
KO%
68
4
By SUB
2
22
SUB%
7
1
Loses
18
0
Stopped
3
0
Tapped
3
0
Draws
0
2012
Debut
2005
20
Bouts
47
54
Rounds
104
4 hours, 11 minutes
Fight Time
7 hours, 21 minutes

Tape rankings @ Lightweight

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UFC
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Tapology
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Mateusz Gamrot vs Jeremy Stephens report

Who won Gamrot vs Stephens?

Mateusz Gamrot beat Jeremy Stephens by submission in the 1st round during the main card of UFC Vegas 31, on Saturday 17th July 2021 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.

The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 155 pounds (11.1 stone or 70.3 KG).

Gamrot vs Stephens stats

Mateusz Gamrot stepped into the octagon with a record of 18 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 4 by submission.

Jeremy Stephens made his way to the cage with a record of 28 wins, 18 losses and 0 draws, 19 of those wins coming by knock out and 2 by submission.

Mateusz Gamrot's UFC record stood at 7-2-0, while Jeremy Stephens' came in at 15-18-0.

The stats suggested Stephens had a massive power advantage over Gamrot, boasting a 68% knock out percentage over Gamrot's 33%.

If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Gamrot had an advantage over Stephens, with a 22% submission rate over Stephens' 7%.

Mateusz Gamrot was the younger man by 4 years, at 33 years old.

Gamrot had a height advantage of 1 inch over Stephens. Despite this, Stephens had a 1-inch reach advantage.

Gamrot was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 27 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2012, 7 years later than Stephens, whose first professional fight was in 2005. He had fought 40 less professional rounds, 73 to Stephens' 113.

Gamrot vs Stephens form

Gamrot had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going to the judges 3 times.

In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had won against Jalin Turner at UFC 285 on 4th March 2023 by split decision in their 3 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, he had lost to Beneil Dariush at UFC 280 on 22nd October 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Etihad Arena, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

Going into that contest, he had beaten Arman Tsarukyan at UFC Fight Night: Tsarukyan vs. Gamrot on 25th June 2022 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.

Before that, he had defeated Diego Ferreira at UFC Fight Night on 18th December 2021 by knockout in the 2nd round.

He was victorious against Jeremy Stephens at UFC Vegas 31 on 17th July 2021 by submission in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.

Jeremy Stephens had stopped 1 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight before this contest, he had been beaten by Calvin Kattar at UFC 249 on 9th May 2020 by knockout in the 2nd round at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena, Jacksonville, United States.

Previous to that, he had been defeated by Yair Rodriguez at UFC on ESPN 6 on 18th October 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at TD Garden, Boston.

Going into that contest, he had been defeated by Yair Rodriguez at UFC on ESPN+ 17 on 21st September 2019 by unanimous decision in the 1st round at Arena Ciudad de Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico.

Before that, he had lost to Jose Aldo at UFC on FOX 30 on 28th July 2018 by knockout in the 1st round at Scotiabank Saddledome, Calgary, Canada.

He had won against Josh Emmett at UFC on FOX 28 on 24th February 2018 by knockout in the 2nd round at Amway Center, Orlando, United States.

Activity check

In terms of activity leading into the fight, Mateusz Gamrot had been fighting more than Jeremy Stephens.

Going to this contest, Mateusz Gamrot had last fought 1 year, 2 months and 14 days ago, while Jeremy Stephens' last outing had been 4 years and 9 days ago.

Gamrot's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 10 months and 1 day, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 26 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 14 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.8 rounds on average.

Stephens' last 5 fights had come over a period of 6 years, 2 months and 24 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year and 3 months. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.8 rounds on average.

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