May 13 2020
Wednesday

VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena, Jacksonville, United States

Co-Main Event
3 rounds contest @ Heavyweight
37-12-0
SD 3
SD 3
24-13-0

The tape

42
Age
41
6' 4" / 194 cm
Height
6' 3" / 191 cm
79.9" / 203 cm
Reach
79.9" / 203 cm

Tape record

KOUDUDUDSUB
Form
SUBSUBUDSUBSUB
37
Wins
24
28
By KO
11
76
KO%
46
6
By SUB
8
16
SUB%
33
12
Loses
13
4
Stopped
2
2
Tapped
3
0
Draws
0
2001
Debut
2008
49
Bouts
37
81
Rounds
78
5 hours, 1 minutes
Fight Time
5 hours, 12 minutes

Tape rankings @ Heavyweight

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UFC
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Bellator
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Tapology
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Ben Rothwell vs Ovince St. Preux report

Who won Rothwell vs Preux?

Ben Rothwell beat Ovince St. Preux by split decision in their 3 round contest during the co-main event of UFC Fight Night Jacksonville, on Wednesday 13th May 2020 at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville.

The scorecards were announced in favor of the winner Ben Rothwell.

The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 265 pounds (18.9 stone or 120.2 KG).

Rothwell vs Preux stats

Ben Rothwell stepped into the octagon with a record of 37 wins, 12 losses and 0 draws, 28 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 6 by submission.

Ovince St. Preux made his way to the cage with a record of 24 wins, 13 losses and 0 draws, 11 of those wins coming by knock out and 8 by submission.

Ben Rothwell's UFC record stood at 9-8-0, while Ovince St. Preux's came in at 15-12-0.

The stats suggested Rothwell had a large advantage in power over St. Preux, boasting a 76% knock out percentage over St. Preux's 46%.

If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested St. Preux had an advantage over Rothwell, with a 33% submission rate over Rothwell's 16%.

Ben Rothwell was the older man by 1 year, at 42 years old.

Rothwell had a height advantage of 1 inch over St. Preux. Despite this, both fighters had a equal reach.

Rothwell was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 12 more fights, and made his debut in 2001, 7 years and 8 months earlier than St. Preux, whose first professional fight was in 2008. He had fought 4 less professional rounds, 90 to St. Preux's 94.

Rothwell vs Preux form

Ovince St. Preux had beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight before this contest, he had won against Michal Oleksiejczuk at UFC on ESPN+ 18 on 28th September 2019 by submission in the 2nd round at Royal Arena, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Previous to that, he had lost to Nikita Krylov at UFC 236 on 13th April 2019 by submission in the 2nd round at State Farm Arena, Atlanta, United States.

Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Dominick Reyes at UFC 229 on 6th October 2018 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.

Before that, he had beaten Tyson Pedro at UFC Fight Night 132 on 23rd June 2018 by submission in the 1st round at Singapore Indoor Stadium, Singapore.

He had been defeated by Ilir Latifi at UFC on FOX 28 on 24th February 2018 by submission in the 1st round at Amway Center, Orlando, United States.

Activity check

Rothwell's last 4 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 4 months and 11 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 4 months and 5 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 11 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.8 rounds on average.

St. Preux's last 5 fights had come over a period of 6 years, 4 months and 26 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 3 months and 12 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.8 rounds on average.

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