Who won Puelles vs Leavitt?
Claudio Puelles beat Jordan Leavitt by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the prelims of UFC Vegas 28, on Saturday 5th June 2021 in the United States.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Claudio Puelles.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 155 pounds (11.1 stone or 70.3 KG).
Puelles vs Leavitt stats
Claudio Puelles stepped into the ring with a record of 9 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 2 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 5 by submission.
Jordan Leavitt made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 8 wins and 0 draws, with 1 of those by knock out and 5 by submission.
The stats suggested Puelles had a slight advantage in power over Leavitt, with a 22% knock out percentage over Leavitt's 13%.
Claudio Puelles was the younger man by 1 year, at 25 years old.
Puelles had a height advantage of 2 inches over Leavitt. That also extended to a 1-inch reach advantage.
Puelles was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 3 more fights, and made his debut in 2013, 4 years and 2 months earlier than Leavitt, whose first professional fight was in 2017. He had fought 12 more professional rounds, 26 to Leavitt's 14.
Leavitt's last 2 fights had come over a period of 10 months and 27 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 5 months and 14 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 3 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.5 rounds on average.