Tape rankings @ Featherweight
Who won Jourdain vs Vannata?
Charles Jourdain beat Lando Vannata by submission in the 1st round, during the main card of UFC Fight Night: Lemos vs. Andrade, on Saturday 23rd April 2022 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 145 pounds (10.4 stone or 65.8 KG).
Jourdain vs Vannata stats
Charles Jourdain stepped into the ring with a record of 12 wins, 4 loses and 1 draw, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.
Lando Vannata made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 0 wins and 0 draws.
The stats suggested Jourdain had a massive power advantage over Vannata, boasting at 67% knock out percentage over Vannata's 0%.
Charles Jourdain was the younger man by 4 years, at 26 years old.
Vannata had 2-inch reach advantage.
Jourdain was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 17 more fights, and made his debut in 2016, 4 year later than Vannata, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 12 more professional rounds, 52 to Vannata's 40.
Jourdain vs Vannata form
Lando Vannata had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Mike Grundy at UFC 262 on 15th May 2021 by split decision in their 3 round contest at Toyota Center, Houston, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Bobby Green at UFC Vegas 5 on 1st August 2020 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Yancy Medeiros at UFC on ESPN+ 25 on 15th February 2020 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Santa Ana Star Center, Rio Rancho.
Before that, he had beat Marcos Mariano at UFC 234 on 9th February 2019 by submission in the 1st round at Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, Australia.
He had lost to David Teymur at UFC 209 on 4th March 2017 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.
Vannata's last 5 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 6 months and 28 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 1 month and 11 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 13 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.6 rounds on average.