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Who won N’Gannou vs Rozenstruik?
Francis NGannou beat Jairzinho Rozenstruik by , during the main card of UFC 249, on Saturday 9th May 2020 at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Francis NGannou.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
N’Gannou vs Rozenstruik stats
Francis NGannou stepped into the ring with a record of 14 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 10 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 4 by submission.
Jairzinho Rozenstruik made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 10 wins and 0 draws, with 9 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Rozenstruik had advantage in power over N'Gannou, with a 90% knock out percentage over N'Gannou's 71%.
Francis NGannou was the older man by 2 years, at 35 years old.
N'Gannou had 5-inch reach advantage.
N'Gannou was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 7 more fights, and made his debut in 2013, 1 year and 6 months later than Rozenstruik, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 4 more professional rounds, 29 to Rozenstruik's 25.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Jairzinho Rozenstruik had been fighting more than Francis NGannou.
Going to this contest, Francis NGannou had last fought 3 years, 9 months and 15 days ago, while Jairzinho Rozenstruik's last outing had been 1 year, 9 months and 10 days ago.
N'Gannou's last 2 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 7 months and 20 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 3 months and 25 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 2 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1 rounds on average.
Rozenstruik's last 2 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 4 months and 11 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 8 months and 7 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 4 rounds on average.