Roosevelt Roberts
Roberts
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Apr 27 2019
Saturday

BB&T Center, Sunrise, United States

Main Card
3 rounds contest @ Lightweight
Thomas Gifford
Gifford
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7-0-0
UD 3
UD 3
17-7-0

The tape

30
Age
31
6' 2" / 188 cm
Height
6' 1" / 186 cm
72.8" / 185 cm
Reach
76" / 193 cm

Tape record

SUBSUBKOKOSUB
Form
SDSUBNCSUBSUB
7
Wins
17
3
By KO
3
43
KO%
18
4
By SUB
13
57
SUB%
76
0
Loses
7
0
Stopped
2
0
Tapped
3
0
Draws
0
2016
Debut
2011
7
Bouts
26
9
Rounds
42
24 minutes, 16 seconds
Fight Time
2 hours, 27 minutes

Tape rankings @ Lightweight

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Roosevelt Roberts vs Thomas Gifford report

Who won Roberts vs Gifford?

Roosevelt Roberts beat Thomas Gifford by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest during the main card of UFC on ESPN+ 8, on Saturday 27th April 2019 at BB&T Center in Sunrise.

The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Roosevelt Roberts.

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).

Roberts vs Gifford stats

Roosevelt Roberts stepped into the octagon with an undefeated record of 7 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 3 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 4 by submission.

Thomas Gifford made his way to the cage with a record of 17 wins, 7 loses and 0 draws, with 3 of those wins by knock out and 13 by submission.

The stats suggested Roberts had a large advantage in power over Gifford, boasting at 43% knock out percentage over Gifford's 18%.

If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Gifford had an advantage over Roberts, with a 76% submission rate over Roberts' 57%.

Roosevelt Roberts was the younger man by 1 year, at 30 years old.

Roberts had a height advantage of 1 inch over Gifford. Despite this, Gifford had 3-inch reach advantage.

Roberts was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 17 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2016, 5 year and 2 months later than Gifford, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He had fought 19 less professional rounds, 30 to Gifford's 49.

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