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Who won Moicano vs Herbert?
Renato Moicano beat Jai Herbert by submission in the 2nd round, during the main card of UFC Vegas 30, on Saturday 26th June 2021 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 155 pounds (11.1 stone or 70.3 KG).
Moicano vs Herbert stats
Renato Moicano stepped into the ring with a record of 14 wins, 4 loses and 1 draw and 7 by submission.
Jai Herbert made his way to the ring with a record of 10 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 8 of those wins by knock out and 1 by submission.
The stats suggested Herbert had a massive power advantage over Moicano, boosting at 80% knock out percentage over Moicano's 0%.
Renato Moicano was the younger man by 1 year, at 32 years old.
Herbert had a height advantage of 2 inches over Moicano. That also extended to a 5-inch reach advantage.
Moicano was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 7 more fights, and made his debut in 2010, 5 years earlier than Herbert, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He had fought 20 more professional rounds, 43 to Herbert's 23.
Moicano vs Herbert form
Renato Moicano had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had beat Damir Had ovi at UFC on ESPN+ 28 on 14th March 2020 by in the 1st round at Ginásio Nilson Nelson, Brasilia, Brazil.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Chan Sung Jung at UFC on ESPN+ 12 on 22nd June 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Bon Secours Wellness Arena, Greenville, United States.
Going into that contest, he had lost to Jose Aldo at UFC on ESPN+ 2 on 2nd February 2019 by knockout in the 2nd round at Centro de Formacao Olimpica do Nordeste, Fortaleza, Brazil.
Before that, he had beat Cub Swanson at UFC 227 on 4th August 2018 by knockout in the 1st round at Staples Center, Los Angeles, United States.
He had won against Calvin Kattar at UFC 223 on 7th April 2018 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Barclays Center, Brooklyn.
Moicano's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 3 months and 23 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 30 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.6 rounds on average.
Herbert's last 4 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 1 month and 14 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 12 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.