Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Roberts vs Emeev?
Danny Roberts beat Ramazan Emeev by split decision in their 3 round contest, during the prelims of UFC Vegas 40, on Saturday 16th October 2021 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Danny Roberts.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 170 pounds (12.1 stone or 77.1 KG).
Roberts vs Emeev stats
Danny Roberts stepped into the ring with a record of 17 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 5 by submission.
Ramazan Emeev made his way to the ring with a record of 20 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, with 3 of those wins by knock out and 7 by submission.
The stats suggested Roberts had a massive power advantage over Emeev, boasting at 47% knock out percentage over Emeev's 15%.
Danny Roberts was the same age as Ramazan Emeev, at 34 years old.
Roberts had a height advantage of 3 inches over Emeev. That also extended to a 5-inch reach advantage.
Roberts was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 2 less fights, and made his debut in 2010, 1 year and 1 month later than Emeev, whose first professional fight was in 2009. He had fought 14 less professional rounds, 46 to Emeev's 60.
Roberts' last 3 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 6 months and 1 day, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 2 months and 3 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.7 rounds on average.