Current rankings @ Heavyweight
When is Rothwell vs Lins?
Ben Rothwell could potentially square off against Philipe Lins, in Summer 2021.
The fight would take place over 3 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which means there would be no weight limit.
Rothwell vs Lins stats
Ben Rothwell would step into the octagon with a record of 39 wins, 14 loses and 0 draws, 28 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 7 by submission.
Philipe Lins would make his way to the cage with a record of 15 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, with 8 of those wins by knock out and 4 by submission.
The stats suggest Rothwell would have an advantage in power over Lins, with a 72% knock out percentage over Lins' 53%.
If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Lins would have a slight advantage over Rothwell, with a 27% submission rate over Rothwell's 18%.
Ben Rothwell is the older man by 4 years, at 41 years old.
Rothwell has a height advantage of 2 inches over Lins. This also extends to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Rothwell is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 33 more fights, and made his debut in 2001, 4 years and 7 months earlier than Lins, whose first professional fight was in 2005. He has fought 52 more professional rounds, 90 to Lins' 38.
Rothwell vs Lins form
Rothwell has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going to the judges twice.
In his last fight, he lost to Marcos Rog rio de Lima at UFC Vegas 42 on 13th November 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Chris Barnett at UFC Vegas 27 on 22nd May 2021 by knockout in the 2nd round.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Marcin Tybura at UFC Fight Island 5 on 10th October 2020 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC Fight Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
Before that, he had beat Ovince St. Preux at UFC Fight Night Jacksonville on 13th May 2020 by split decision in their 3 round contest at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena, Jacksonville, United States.
He had defeated Stefan Struve at UFC on ESPN 7 on 7th December 2019 by knockout in the 2nd round at Capital One Arena, Washington D.C..
Lins has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he won against Marcin Prachnio at UFC Fight Night: Lemos vs. Andrade on 23rd April 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had lost to Andrei Arlovski at UFC Fight Night Jacksonville on 13th May 2020 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena, Jacksonville.
Going into that contest, he had won against Josh Copeland at PFL 2018 #11 on 31st December 2018 by knockout in the 4th round at Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden, New York City.
Before that, he had defeated Jared Rosholt at PFL 2018 #8 on 5th October 2018 by knockout in the 2nd round at Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, New Orleans.
He had beat Alex Nicholson at PFL 2018 #4 on 19th July 2018 by knockout in the 2nd round at Nassau Coliseum, Long Island.
In terms of recent activity, Ben Rothwell has been fighting more than Philipe Lins.
Ben Rothwell last fought 1 year and 11 days ago, while Philipe Lins' last outing was 7 months and 1 day ago.
Rothwell's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 11 months and 17 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 4 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 11 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.2 rounds on average.
Lins' last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 4 months and 5 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 10 months and 13 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 14 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.8 rounds on average.
What are the odds on Rothwell vs Lins?
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