Tape rankings @ Light Heavyweight
Who won Reyes vs Preux?
Dominick Reyes beat Ovince St. Preux by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the main card of UFC 229, on Saturday 6th October 2018 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Dominick Reyes.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 205 pounds (14.6 stone or 93 KG).
Reyes vs Preux stats
Dominick Reyes stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 0 wins, zero loses and 0 draws.
Ovince St. Preux made his way to the ring with a record of 23 wins, 11 loses and 0 draws, with 11 of those wins by knock out and 7 by submission.
The stats suggested St. Preux had a massive power advantage over Reyes, boosting at 48% knock out percentage over Reyes' 0%.
Dominick Reyes was the younger man by 7 years, at 32 years old.
Reyes had a height advantage of 1 inch over St. Preux. Despite this, St. Preux had 3-inch reach advantage.
Reyes was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 34 less fights, and made his debut in 2014, 6 year and 2 months later than St. Preux, whose first professional fight was in 2008. He had fought 63 less professional rounds, 27 to St. Preux's 90.
Reyes vs Preux form
Ovince St. Preux had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had won against Tyson Pedro at UFC Fight Night 132 on 23rd June 2018 by submission in the 1st round at Singapore Indoor Stadium, Singapore.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Ilir Latifi at UFC on FOX 28 on 24th February 2018 by submission in the 1st round at Amway Center, Orlando, United States.
Going into that contest, he had won against Yushin Okami at UFC Fight Night 117 on 22nd September 2017 by submission in the 1st round at Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan.
Before that, he had beat Marcos Rog rio de Lima at UFC Fight Night 108 on 22nd April 2017 by submission in the 2nd round at Bridgestone Arena, Nashville, United States.
He had lost to Volkan Oezdemir at UFC Fight Night 104 on 4th February 2017 by split decision in their 3 round contest at Toyota Center, Houston.
Reyes' last 2 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 3 months and 7 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 7 months and 19 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 2 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1 rounds on average.
St. Preux's last 5 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 7 months and 28 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 1 month and 17 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.6 rounds on average.