Tape rankings @ Miller vs Roberts
Who won Miller vs Roberts?
Jim Miller beat Roosevelt Roberts by submission in the 1st round, during the main card of UFC Vegas 3, on Saturday 20th June 2020 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Miller vs Roberts division, which meant the weight limit was pounds (0 stone or 0 KG).
Miller vs Roberts stats
Jim Miller stepped into the ring with a record of 31 wins, 14 loses and 0 draws, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 17 by submission.
Roosevelt Roberts made his way to the ring with a record of 10 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 3 of those wins by knock out and 5 by submission.
The stats suggested Roberts had advantage in power over Miller, with a 30% knock out percentage over Miller's 13%.
Jim Miller was the older man by 10 years, at 38 years old.
Roberts had a height advantage of 6 inches over Miller. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Miller was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 34 more fights, and made his debut in 2005, 10 years and 11 months earlier than Roberts, whose first professional fight was in 2016. He had fought 87 more professional rounds, 112 to Roberts' 25.
Miller vs Roberts form
Jim Miller had beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Roosevelt Roberts at UFC Vegas 3 on 20th June 2020 by in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Clay Guida at UFC on ESPN 5 on 3rd August 2019 by in the 1st round at Prudential Center, Newark.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Charles Oliveira at UFC on FOX 31 on 15th December 2018 by in the 1st round at Wisconsin Entertainment and Sports Center, Milwaukee.
Before that, he had lost to Dan Hooker at UFC Fight Night 128 on 21st April 2018 by knockout in the 1st round at Boardwalk Hall, Atlantic City.
He had been beaten by Francisco Trinaldo at UFC Fight Night 119 on 28th October 2017 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Ibirapuera Gymnasium, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Miller's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 9 months and 12 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 11 months and 15 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 7 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.4 rounds on average.
Roberts' last 4 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 6 months and 20 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 1 month and 19 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.3 rounds on average.