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Who won Jones vs Onama?
Mason Jones beat David Onama by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the prelims of UFC Vegas 41, on Saturday 23rd October 2021 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Mason Jones.
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).
Jones vs Onama stats
Mason Jones stepped into the ring with a record of 10 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.
David Onama made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 8 wins and 0 draws, with 5 of those by knock out and 3 by submission.
The stats suggested Onama had a large advantage in power over Jones, boosting at 63% knock out percentage over Jones' 40%.
Mason Jones was the younger man by 1 year, at 26 years old.
Onama had a height advantage of 1 inch over Jones.
Jones was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 3 more fights, and made his debut in 2017, 1 year and 4 months earlier than Onama, whose first professional fight was in 2019. He had fought 14 more professional rounds, 29 to Onama's 15.
Jones vs Onama form
Jones had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going to the judges twice.
In his last fight before this contest, he Alan Patrick at UFC Vegas 28 on 5th June 2021 by in the 2nd round in the United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Adam Proctor at Cage Warriors 116 on 26th September 2020 by knockout in the 1st round in their Cage Warriors Welterweight championship fight at BEC Arena, Manchester, England.
Going into that contest, he had won against Joe McColgan at Cage Warriors 113 on 20th March 2020 by knockout in the 1st round in their Cage Warriors Lightweight championship fight at BEC Arena, Manchester.
Before that, he had beat Aleksi M ntykivi at Cage Warriors 108 on 12th October 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Viola Arena, Cardiff, Wales.
He had defeated Donovan Desmae at Cage Warriors 104 on 27th April 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Viola Arena, Cardiff.
Jones' last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 7 months and 10 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 10 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.