Who won Hawes vs Daukaus?
Phil Hawes beat Kyle Daukaus 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 Phil Hawes.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 185 pounds (13.2 stone or 83.9 KG).
Hawes vs Daukaus stats
Phil Hawes stepped into the ring with a record of 10 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 7 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 2 by submission.
Kyle Daukaus made his way to the ring with a record of 10 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws and 8 by submission.
The stats suggested Hawes had a massive power advantage over Daukaus, boasting at 70% knock out percentage over Daukaus' 0%.
Phil Hawes was the older man by 4 years, at 32 years old.
Daukaus had a height advantage of 3 inches over Hawes. Despite this, he had 2-inch reach advantage.
Hawes was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 1 more fights, and made his debut in 2014, 2 years and 11 months earlier than Daukaus, whose first professional fight was in 2017. He had fought 5 less professional rounds, 18 to Daukaus' 23.
Hawes' last 2 fights had come over a period of 6 months and 15 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 3 months and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 4 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.