Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Medic vs Orolbai?
Myktybek Orolbay Uulu beat Uros Medic by submission in the 2nd round during the main card of UFC Fight Night – Allen vs Craig, on Saturday 18th November 2023 at UFC Apex in Las Vegas.
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).
Medic vs Orolbai stats
Uros Medic stepped into the octagon with a record of 9 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 7 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 2 by submission.
Myktybek Orolbay Uulu made his way to the cage with a record of 9 wins, 1 loss and 1 draw, with 4 of those wins by knock out and 4 by submission.
The stats suggested Medic had a massive power advantage over Uulu, boasting at 78% knock out percentage over Uulu's 44%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Uulu had a large advantage over Medic, boosting at 44% submission rate over Medic's 22%.
Uros Medic was the older man by 30 years, at 30 years old.
Medic was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 1 fewer fights. He had fought 12 less professional rounds, 16 to Uulu's 28.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Myktybek Orolbay Uulu had been fighting more than Uros Medic.
Going to this contest, Uros Medic had last fought 4 months and 3 days ago, while Myktybek Orolbay Uulu's last outing had been 1 month and 5 days ago.
Medic's last 3 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 2 months and 7 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 8 months and 23 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.
Uulu's last 3 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 6 months and 26 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 10 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 7 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.3 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Medic vs Orolbai?
Uros Medic was a 1/1 (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Myktybek Orolbay Uulu made his way into the ring at 4/5 (-130) with oddsmakers.