Dec 07 2019
Saturday

Capital One Arena, Washington D.C.

Main Card
3 rounds contest @ Heavyweight
Stefan Struve
Struve
Netherlands flag
36-12-0
KO 2
KO 2
29-11-0

The tape

42
Age
36
6' 4" / 194 cm
Height
6' 11" / 211 cm
79.9" / 203 cm
Reach
84.6" / 215 cm

Tape record

UDUDUDSUBSUB
Form
SUBUDUDKOSUB
36
Wins
29
27
By KO
8
75
KO%
28
6
By SUB
18
17
SUB%
62
12
Loses
11
4
Stopped
7
2
Tapped
1
0
Draws
0
2001
Debut
2005
48
Bouts
40
79
Rounds
63
4 hours, 51 minutes
Fight Time
3 hours, 23 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 Stefan Struve report

Who won Rothwell vs Struve?

Ben Rothwell beat Stefan Struve by knockout in the 2nd round during the main card of UFC on ESPN 7, on Saturday 7th December 2019 at Capital One Arena in Washington D.C..

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 Struve stats

Ben Rothwell stepped into the octagon with a record of 36 wins, 12 losses and 0 draws, 27 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 6 by submission.

Stefan Struve made his way to the cage with a record of 29 wins, 11 losses and 0 draws, 8 of those wins coming by knock out and 18 by submission.

Ben Rothwell's UFC record stood at 9-8-0, while Stefan Struve's came in at 13-11-0.

The stats suggested Rothwell had a massive power advantage over Struve, boasting a 75% knock out percentage over Struve's 28%.

If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Struve had a massive advantage over Rothwell, boasting a 62% submission rate over Rothwell's 17%.

Ben Rothwell was the older man by 6 years, at 42 years old.

Struve had a height advantage of 7 inches over Rothwell. That also extended to a 5-inch reach advantage.

Rothwell was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 8 more fights, and made his debut in 2001, 4 years and 2 months earlier than Struve, whose first professional fight was in 2005. He had fought 24 more professional rounds, 90 to Struve's 66.

Activity check

Rothwell's last 2 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 2 months and 9 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 7 months and 5 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.

Struve's last 4 fights had come over a period of 6 years, 8 months and 16 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 8 months and 4 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 11 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.8 rounds on average.

What were the odds on Rothwell vs Struve?

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