Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Maddalena vs Roberts?
Jack Della Maddalena beat Danny Roberts by during the main card of UFC Fight Night: Lewis vs. Spivak, on Saturday 19th November 2022 at UFC Apex in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Jack Della Maddalena.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 170 pounds (12.1 stone or 77.1 KG).
Maddalena vs Roberts stats
Jack Della Maddalena stepped into the octagon with a record of 12 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 10 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 1 by submission.
Danny Roberts made his way to the cage with a record of 18 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, with 8 of those wins by knock out and 5 by submission.
The stats suggested Maddalena had a massive power advantage over Roberts, boasting at 83% knock out percentage over Roberts' 44%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Roberts had an advantage over Maddalena, with a 28% submission rate over Maddalena's 8%.
Jack Della Maddalena was the younger man by 9 years, at 26 years old.
Roberts had a height advantage of 2 inches over Maddalena. That also extended to a 1-inch reach advantage.
Maddalena was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 10 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2016, 5 year and 3 months later than Roberts, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He had fought 26 less professional rounds, 24 to Roberts' 50.
Maddalena vs Roberts form
Roberts had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Francisco Trinaldo at UFC 274 on 7th May 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Jeunesse Arena, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Previous to that, he had won against Ramazan Emeev at UFC Vegas 40 on 16th October 2021 by split decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.
Going into that contest, he had beat Zelim Imadaev at UFC on ESPN+ 21 on 9th November 2019 by knockout in the 2nd round at CSKA Arena, Moscow, Russia.
Before that, he had been beaten by Claudio Silva at UFC on ESPN+ 5 on 16th March 2019 by submission in the 3rd round at 02 Arena, London, United Kingdom.
He had defeated David Zawada at UFC Fight Night 134 on 22nd July 2018 by split decision in their 3 round contest at Barclaycard Arena, Hamburg, Germany.
Maddalena's last 2 fights had come over a period of 10 months and 6 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 5 months and 4 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 2 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1 rounds on average.
Roberts' last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 4 months and 6 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 10 months and 14 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 14 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.8 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Maddalena vs Roberts?
Jack Della Maddalena was a 13/100 (-770) favourite going into the contest, while Danny Roberts made his way into the ring at 51/10 (+510) with oddsmakers.