Tape rankings @ Flyweight
Who won Perez vs Espinosa?
Alex Perez beat Jordan Espinosa by submission in the 1st round, during the main card of UFC on ESPN+ 24, on Saturday 25th January 2020 at PNC Arena in Raleigh.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Flyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 125 pounds (8.9 stone or 56.7 KG).
Perez vs Espinosa stats
Alex Perez stepped into the ring with a record of 22 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 6 by submission.
Jordan Espinosa made his way to the ring with a record of 14 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, with 2 of those wins by knock out and 7 by submission.
The stats suggested Perez had a slight advantage in power over Espinosa, with a 18% knock out percentage over Espinosa's 14%.
Alex Perez was the younger man by 2 years, at 29 years old.
Espinosa had 4-inch reach advantage.
Perez was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 7 more fights, and made his debut in 2011, 10 months earlier than Espinosa, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 7 more professional rounds, 59 to Espinosa's 52.