Who won N’Gannou vs Rozenstruik?
Francis N’Gannou 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 N’Gannou.
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 N’Gannou stepped into the ring with a record of 15 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 11 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 4 by submission.
Jairzinho Rozenstruik made his way to the ring with a record of 11 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 10 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Rozenstruik had advantage in power over N'Gannou, with a 91% knock out percentage over N'Gannou's 73%.
Francis N’Gannou was the older man by 1 year, at 34 years old.
N'Gannou had 5-inch reach advantage.
N'Gannou was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 5 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.
N’Gannou vs Rozenstruik form
Francis N’Gannou had stopped 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had beat Junior dos Santos at UFC on ESPN 3 on 29th June 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Target Center, Minneapolis, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Cain Velasquez at UFC on ESPN 1 on 17th February 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Talking Stick Resort Arena, Phoenix.
Going into that contest, he had won against Curtis Blaydes at UFC Fight Night 141 on 24th November 2018 by knockout in the 1st round at Cadillac Arena, Beijing, China.
Before that, he had been beaten by Derrick Lewis at UFC 226 on 7th July 2018 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Last Vegas, United States.
He had lost to Stipe Miocic at UFC 220 on 20th January 2018 by unanimous decision in their UFC Heavyweight championship fight at TD Garden, Boston.
N'Gannou's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 4 months and 24 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 8 months and 5 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 11 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.2 rounds on average.
Rozenstruik's last 2 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 1 month and 7 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 6 months and 21 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 4 rounds on average.