Tape rankings @ Bantamweight
Who won Phillips vs 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 ring 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 ring 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%.
Kyler Phillips was the older man by 1 year, at 26 years old.
Phillips was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 13 less 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 39 less professional rounds, 22 to Paiva's 61.
Phillips' last 2 fights had come over a period of 2 years and 6 months, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 3 months and 1 day. In those fights, he fought a total of 3 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.5 rounds on average.