Tape rankings @ Middleweight
Who won Roberson vs Turman?
Karl Roberson beat Wellington Turman by split decision in their 3 round contest, during the main card of UFC on ESPN+ 13, on Saturday 13th July 2019 at Golden1 Center in Sacramento.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Karl Roberson.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 185 pounds (13.2 stone or 83.9 KG).
Roberson vs Turman stats
Karl Roberson stepped into the ring with a record of 7 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 2 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.
Wellington Turman made his way to the ring with a record of 15 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 4 of those wins by knock out and 7 by submission.
The stats suggested Roberson had a slight advantage in power over Turman, with a 29% knock out percentage over Turman's 27%.
Karl Roberson was the older man by 6 years, at 31 years old.
Roberson had a height advantage of 1 inch over Turman. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Roberson was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 8 less fights, and made his debut in 2015, 9 months later than Turman, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He had fought 23 less professional rounds, 20 to Turman's 43.
Roberson's last 2 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 11 months and 18 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 5 months and 25 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 4 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.