Tape rankings @ Heavyweight
Who won Romanov vs Vanderaa?
Alexander Romanov beat Jared Vanderaa by , during the prelims of UFC Vegas 39, on Saturday 9th October 2021 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Alexander Romanov.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
Romanov vs Vanderaa stats
Alexander Romanov stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 13 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 5 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 8 by submission.
Jared Vanderaa made his way to the ring with a record of 11 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, with 7 of those wins by knock out and 3 by submission.
The stats suggested Vanderaa had a large advantage in power over Romanov, boosting at 64% knock out percentage over Romanov's 38%.
Alexander Romanov was the older man by 1 year, at 31 years old.
Vanderaa had a height advantage of 2 inches over Romanov. That also extended to a 5-inch reach advantage.
Romanov was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 3 less fights, and made his debut in 2016, 1 year and 5 months later than Vanderaa, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He had fought 25 less professional rounds, 24 to Vanderaa's 49.
Vanderaa's last 2 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 11 months and 13 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 5 months and 23 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 5 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.5 rounds on average.