Jul 29 2023
Saturday

Vivint Arena, Salt Lake City, United States

Main Card
3 rounds contest @ Heavyweight
Marcos Rogerio de Lima
Lima
Brazil flag
26-11-0
KO 1
KO 1
21-8-0

The tape

39
Age
38
6' 3" / 191 cm
Height
6' 1" / 185 cm
79.1" / 201 cm
Reach
75.2" / 191 cm

Tape record

SUBKOKOKOKO
Form
UDSUBUDKOUD
26
Wins
21
21
By KO
14
81
KO%
67
1
By SUB
3
4
SUB%
14
11
Loses
8
7
Stopped
1
2
Tapped
5
0
Draws
1
2010
Debut
2009
38
Bouts
30
80
Rounds
49
5 hours, 21 minutes
Fight Time
2 hours, 55 minutes

Tape rankings @ Heavyweight

11
UFC
-
-
Bellator
-
13
Tapology
-

Derrick Lewis vs Marcos Rogerio de Lima report

Who won Lewis vs Lima?

Derrick Lewis beat Marcos Rogerio de Lima by knockout in the 1st round during the main card of UFC 291, on Saturday 29th July 2023 at Vivint Arena in Salt Lake City.

The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 265 pounds (18.9 stone or 120.2 KG).

Lewis vs Lima stats

Derrick Lewis stepped into the octagon with a record of 26 wins, 11 losses and 0 draws, 21 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 1 by submission.

Marcos Rogerio de Lima made his way to the cage with a record of 21 wins, 8 losses and 1 draw, 14 of those wins coming by knock out and 3 by submission.

This was Derrick Lewis' 29th fight in the UFC, having made his debut for the promotion in 2014.

Derrick Lewis' UFC record stood at 19-10-0, while Marcos Rogerio de Lima's came in at 11-7-0.

The stats suggested Lewis had an advantage in power over Lima, with a 81% knock out percentage over Lima's 67%.

If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Lima had a slight advantage over Lewis, with a 14% submission rate over Lewis' 4%.

Derrick Lewis was the older man by 1 year, at 39 years old.

Lewis had a height advantage of 2 inches over Lima. That also extended to a 4-inch reach advantage.

Lewis was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 7 more fights, and made his debut in 2010, 1 year later than Lima, whose first professional fight was in 2009. He had fought 37 more professional rounds, 89 to Lima's 52.

Lewis vs Lima form

Derrick Lewis had stopped 2 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Sergei Pavlovich at UFC 277 on 30th July 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at Madison Square Garden, New York City, United States.

Previous to that, he had been beaten by Tai Tuivasa at UFC 271 on 12th February 2022 by knockout in the 2nd round at Toyota Center, Houston.

Going into that contest, he had won against Chris Daukaus at UFC Fight Night on 18th December 2021 by knockout in the 1st round.

Before that, he had been defeated by Ciryl Gane at UFC 265 on 7th August 2021 by knockout in the 3rd round at Toyota Center, Houston, United States.

He had beaten Curtis Blaydes at UFC Vegas 19 on 20th February 2021 by knockout in the 2nd round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

Lima had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 3 times.

In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Waldo Cortes-Acosta at UFC Fight Night – Song vs. Simon on 29th April 2023 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC Apex, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, he was victorious against Andrei Arlovski at UFC Fight Night: Kattar vs. Allen on 29th October 2022 by submission in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

Going into that contest, he had lost to Blagoy Ivanov at UFC 274 on 7th May 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Jeunesse Arena, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Before that, he had won against Ben Rothwell at UFC Vegas 42 on 13th November 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.

He had beaten Maurice Greene at UFC Vegas 26 on 8th May 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

Activity check

In terms of activity leading into the fight, Marcos Rogerio de Lima had been fighting more than Derrick Lewis.

Going to this contest, Derrick Lewis had last fought 1 year, 9 months and 17 days ago, while Marcos Rogerio de Lima's last outing had been 1 year and 18 days ago.

Lewis' last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 2 months and 27 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 24 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.8 rounds on average.

Lima's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years and 9 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 9 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 11 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.2 rounds on average.

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