Tape rankings @ Bantamweight
Who won Moraes vs Song?
Yadong Song beat Marlon Moraes by during the co-main event of UFC Fight Night, on Saturday 12th March 2022 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Yadong Song.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Bantamweight division, which meant the weight limit was 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
Moraes vs Song stats
Marlon Moraes stepped into the octagon with a record of 23 wins, 9 loses and 1 draw, 10 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 6 by submission.
Yadong Song made his way to the cage with a record of 18 wins, 5 loses and 1 draw, with 7 of those wins by knock out and 3 by submission.
The stats suggested Moraes had a slight advantage in power over Song, with a 43% knock out percentage over Song's 39%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Moraes had a slight advantage over Song, with a 26% submission rate over Song's 17%.
Marlon Moraes was the older man by 10 years, at 34 years old.
Song had a height advantage of 2 inches over Moraes. Despite this, both fighters had equal reach.
Moraes' experience as a professional fighter was relatively equal to Song's, having had 9 more fights, and made his debut in 2007, 15 year and 7 months later than Song, whose first professional fight was in . He had fought the same amount of professional rounds, 65 to Song's 65.
Song's last 3 fights had come over a period of 4 years, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 4 months and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Moraes vs Song?
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