Who won Greene vs Lima?
Marcos Rog rio de Lima beat Maurice Greene by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the main card of UFC Vegas 26, on Saturday 8th May 2021 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Marcos Rog rio de Lima.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
Greene vs Lima stats
Maurice Greene stepped into the ring with a record of 9 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, 2 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 5 by submission.
Marcos Rog rio de Lima made his way to the ring with a record of 17 wins, 7 loses and 1 draw, with 12 of those wins by knock out and 3 by submission.
The stats suggested Lima had a massive power advantage over Greene, boosting at 71% knock out percentage over Greene's 22%.
Maurice Greene was the younger man by 2 years, at 34 years old.
Greene had a height advantage of 6 inches over Lima. That also extended to a 7-inch reach advantage.
Greene was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 11 less fights, and made his debut in 2012, 3 year and 4 months later than Lima, whose first professional fight was in 2009. He had fought 10 less professional rounds, 28 to Lima's 38.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Maurice Greene had been fighting more than Marcos Rog rio de Lima.
Going to this contest, Maurice Greene had last fought 7 months and 13 days ago, while Marcos Rog rio de Lima's last outing had been 1 year, 3 months and 22 days ago.
Greene's last 3 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 4 months and 26 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 5 months and 19 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 7 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.3 rounds on average.
Lima's last 3 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 1 month and 22 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 4 months and 19 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 5 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.7 rounds on average.