Tape rankings @ Heavyweight
Who won Lima vs Sosoli?
Marcos Rog rio de Lima beat Ben Sosoli by , during the main card of UFC on ESPN+ 26, on Saturday 22nd February 2020 at Spark Arena in Auckland.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Marcos Rog rio de Lima.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
Lima vs Sosoli stats
Marcos Rog rio de Lima stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 0 wins, zero loses and 0 draws.
Ben Sosoli made his way to the ring with a record of 7 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 6 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Sosoli had a massive power advantage over Lima, boosting at 86% knock out percentage over Lima's 0%.
Marcos Rog rio de Lima was the older man by 5 years, at 37 years old.
Lima had a height advantage of 1 inch over Sosoli. That also extended to a 1-inch reach advantage.
Lima was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 9 less fights, and made his debut in 2009, 3 years and 10 months earlier than Sosoli, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 20 more professional rounds, 45 to Sosoli's 25.
Lima's last 2 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 2 months and 4 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 7 months and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 4 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.