Tape rankings @ Heavyweight
Who won Oleinik vs Vanderaa?
Aleksei Oleinik beat Jared Vanderaa by submission in the 1st round, during the prelims of UFC 273, on Saturday 9th April 2022 at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
Oleinik vs Vanderaa stats
Aleksei Oleinik stepped into the ring with a record of 59 wins, 16 loses and 1 draw, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 46 by submission.
Jared Vanderaa made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 0 wins and 0 draws.
The stats suggested Oleinik had advantage in power over Vanderaa, with a 14% knock out percentage over Vanderaa's 0%.
Aleksei Oleinik was the older man by 14 years, at 44 years old.
Vanderaa had a height advantage of 2 inches over Oleinik. Despite this, both fighters had equal reach.
Oleinik was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 76 more fights, and made his debut in 1996, 18 years and 7 months earlier than Vanderaa, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He had fought 60 more professional rounds, 106 to Vanderaa's 46.
Oleinik vs Vanderaa form
Aleksei Oleinik had beaten 1 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Sergey Spivak at UFC Vegas 29 on 19th June 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest in the United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Chris Daukaus at UFC Vegas 19 on 20th February 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, he had lost to Derrick Lewis at UFC Vegas 6 on 8th August 2020 by knockout in the 2nd round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had defeated Maurice Greene at UFC 246 on 18th January 2020 by knockout in the 2nd round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.
He had been beaten by Walt Harris at UFC on ESPN 4 on 20th July 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at AT&T Center, San Antonio.
Oleinik's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 11 months and 3 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 1 day. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.8 rounds on average.
Vanderaa's last 4 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 9 months and 24 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 8 months and 14 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.5 rounds on average.