Tape rankings @ Bantamweight
Who won Phillips vs Paiva?
Raulian Paiva beat Kyler Phillips by majority decision in their 3 round contest during the co-main event of UFC Vegas 32, on Saturday 24th July 2021 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as 28-29, 28-29, 28-28 in favor of winner Raulian Paiva.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Bantamweight division, which meant the weight limit was 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
Phillips vs Paiva stats
Kyler Phillips stepped into the octagon with a record of 9 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 5 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 1 by submission.
Raulian Paiva made his way to the cage with a record of 20 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 4 of those wins by knock out and 3 by submission.
The stats suggested Phillips had a massive power advantage over Paiva, boasting at 56% knock out percentage over Paiva's 20%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Paiva had a slight advantage over Phillips, with a 15% submission rate over Phillips' 11%.
Kyler Phillips was the same age as Raulian Paiva, at 27 years old.
Phillips was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 13 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2016, 2 year and 5 months later than Paiva, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 40 less professional rounds, 25 to Paiva's 65.
Phillips' last 2 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 11 months and 30 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years. In those fights, he fought a total of 3 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.5 rounds on average.
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