Tape rankings @ Heavyweight
Who won Lewis vs Daukaus?
Derrick Lewis beat Chris Daukaus by , during the main event of UFC Fight Night, on Saturday 18th December 2021.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Derrick Lewis.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 5 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
Lewis vs Daukaus stats
Derrick Lewis stepped into the ring with a record of 25 wins, 8 loses and 0 draws, 20 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 1 by submission.
Chris Daukaus made his way to the ring with a record of 12 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 11 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Daukaus had advantage in power over Lewis, with a 92% knock out percentage over Lewis' 80%.
Derrick Lewis was the older man by 4 years, at 36 years old.
Lewis had 3-inch reach advantage.
Lewis was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 18 more fights, and made his debut in 2010, 3 years and 6 months earlier than Daukaus, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 53 more professional rounds, 76 to Daukaus' 23.
Lewis vs Daukaus form
Lewis 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 had lost to Ciryl Gane at UFC 265 on 7th August 2021 by knockout in the 3rd round at Toyota Center, Houston, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Curtis Blaydes at UFC Vegas 19 on 20th February 2021 by knockout in the 2nd round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, he had beat Aleksei Oleinik at UFC Vegas 6 on 8th August 2020 by knockout in the 2nd round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had won against Ilir Latifi at UFC 247 on 8th February 2020 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Toyota Center, Houston.
He had beat Blagoy Ivanov at UFC 244 on 2nd November 2019 by split decision in their 3 round contest at Madison Square Garden, New York City.
Lewis' last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 2 months and 25 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 5 months and 12 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 13 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.6 rounds on average.
Daukaus' last 2 fights had come over a period of 11 months and 7 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 5 months and 19 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 3 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.5 rounds on average.