Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Millender vs Alves?
Curtis Millender beat Thiago Alves by , during the main card of UFC Fight Night 126, on Sunday 18th February 2018 at Frank Erwin Center in Austin.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Curtis Millender.
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).
Millender vs Alves stats
Curtis Millender stepped into the ring with a record of 14 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 5 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Thiago Alves made his way to the ring with a record of 22 wins, 11 loses and 0 draws, with 13 of those wins by knock out and 1 by submission.
The stats suggested Alves had a large advantage in power over Millender, boosting at 59% knock out percentage over Millender's 36%.
Curtis Millender was the younger man by 5 years, at 34 years old.
Millender had a height advantage of 5 inches over Alves. That also extended to a 8-inch reach advantage.
Millender was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 16 less fights, and made his debut in 2013, 11 year and 7 months later than Alves, whose first professional fight was in 2001. He had fought 20 less professional rounds, 67 to Alves' 87.