Tape rankings @ Light Heavyweight
Who won Pedro vs Villanueva?
Tyson Pedro beat Ike Villanueva by , during the prelims of UFC Fight Night: Lemos vs. Andrade, on Saturday 23rd April 2022 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Tyson Pedro.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 205 pounds (14.6 stone or 93 KG).
Pedro vs Villanueva stats
Tyson Pedro stepped into the ring with a record of 7 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 2 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 5 by submission.
Ike Villanueva made his way to the ring with a record of 18 wins, 13 loses and 0 draws, with 15 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Villanueva had a massive power advantage over Pedro, boosting at 83% knock out percentage over Pedro's 29%.
Tyson Pedro was the younger man by 8 years, at 30 years old.
Pedro had a height advantage of 2 inches over Villanueva. That also extended to a 6-inch reach advantage.
Pedro was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 21 less fights, and made his debut in 2013, 4 year and 9 months later than Villanueva, whose first professional fight was in 2008. He had fought 36 less professional rounds, 15 to Villanueva's 51.
Pedro's last 4 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 9 months and 17 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 2 months and 13 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.
Villanueva's last 3 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 5 months and 6 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 5 months and 23 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 5 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.7 rounds on average.