Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Perry vs Felder?
Mike Perry beat Paul Felder by split decision in their 3 round contest, during the main card of UFC 226, on Saturday 7th July 2018 at T-Mobile Arena in Last Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Mike Perry.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 170 pounds (12.1 stone or 77.1 KG).
Perry vs Felder stats
Mike Perry stepped into the ring with a record of 11 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 11 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Paul Felder made his way to the ring with a record of 15 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 10 of those wins by knock out and 1 by submission.
The stats suggested Perry had a massive power advantage over Felder, boasting at 100% knock out percentage over Felder's 67%.
Mike Perry was the younger man by 7 years, at 30 years old.
Felder had a height advantage of 1 inch over Perry. Despite this, he had 1-inch reach advantage.
Perry was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 4 less fights, and made his debut in 2014, 2 year and 8 months later than Felder, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He had fought 17 less professional rounds, 42 to Felder's 59.
Perry vs Felder form
Mike Perry had beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had beat Alex Oliveira at UFC on ESPN+ 8 on 27th April 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at BB&T Center, Sunrise, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Donald Cerrone at UFC Fight Night 139 on 10th November 2018 by unanimous decision in the 1st round at Pepsi Center, Denver.
Going into that contest, he had beat Paul Felder at UFC 226 on 7th July 2018 by split decision in their 3 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Last Vegas.
Before that, he had lost to Max Griffin at UFC on FOX 28 on 24th February 2018 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Amway Center, Orlando.
He had been beaten by Santiago Ponzinibbio at UFC on FOX 26 on 16th December 2017 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at MTS Centre, Winnipeg, Canada.
Felder had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Dan Hooker at UFC on ESPN+ 26 on 22nd February 2020 by split decision in their 5 round contest at Spark Arena, Auckland, New Zealand.
Previous to that, he had won against Edson Barboza at UFC 242 on 7th September 2019 by split decision in their 3 round contest at du Arena, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
Going into that contest, he had beat James Vick at UFC on ESPN 1 on 17th February 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Talking Stick Resort Arena, Phoenix, United States.
Before that, he had lost to Mike Perry at UFC 226 on 7th July 2018 by split decision in their 3 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Last Vegas.
He had defeated Stevie Ray at UFC Fight Night 113 on 16th July 2017 by knockout in the 1st round at SSE Hydro Arena, Glasgow, Scotland.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Mike Perry had been fighting more than Paul Felder.
Going to this contest, Mike Perry had last fought 2 years, 4 months and 21 days ago, while Paul Felder's last outing had been 1 year, 6 months and 26 days ago.
Perry's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 9 months and 1 day, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 1 day. In those fights, he fought a total of 13 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.6 rounds on average.
Felder's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 2 months and 1 day, meaning he had been fighting on average every 10 months. In those fights, he fought a total of 15 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.