Tape rankings @ Featherweight
Who won Rodriguez vs Jung?
Yair Rodriguez beat Chan Sung Jung by , during the main event of UFC Fight Night 139, on Saturday 10th November 2018 at Pepsi Center in Denver.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Yair Rodriguez.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 5 rounds in the Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 145 pounds (10.4 stone or 65.8 KG).
Rodriguez vs Jung stats
Yair Rodriguez stepped into the ring with a record of 11 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 3 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.
Chan Sung Jung made his way to the ring with a record of 14 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, with 4 of those wins by knock out and 8 by submission.
The stats suggested Jung had a slight advantage in power over Rodriguez, with a 29% knock out percentage over Rodriguez's 27%.
Yair Rodriguez was the younger man by 6 years, at 29 years old.
Rodriguez had a height advantage of 4 inches over Jung. Despite this, Jung had 1-inch reach advantage.
Rodriguez was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 5 less fights, and made his debut in 2011, 4 year and 3 months later than Jung, whose first professional fight was in 2007. He had fought 12 less professional rounds, 44 to Jung's 56.
Rodriguez vs Jung form
Jung had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had beat Dan Ige at UFC Vegas 29 on 19th June 2021 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest in the United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Brian Ortega at UFC Fight Island 6 on 17th October 2020 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at UFC Fight Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
Going into that contest, he had beat Frankie Edgar at UFC on ESPN+ 23 on 21st December 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Sajik Arena, Busan, South Korea.
Before that, he had won against Renato Moicano at UFC on ESPN+ 12 on 22nd June 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Bon Secours Wellness Arena, Greenville, United States.
He had lost to Yair Rodriguez at UFC Fight Night 139 on 10th November 2018 by knockout in the 5th round at Pepsi Center, Denver.
Rodriguez's last 3 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 4 months and 2 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 9 months and 11 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.
Jung's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 6 months and 7 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 8 months and 13 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 17 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3.4 rounds on average.