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Who won Rozenstruik vs Almeida?
Jailton Almeida beat Jairzinho Rozenstruik by submission in the 1st round during the main event of UFC Fight Night – Rozenstruik vs. Almeida, on Saturday 13th May 2023 at Spectrum Center in Charlotte.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
Rozenstruik vs Almeida stats
Jairzinho Rozenstruik stepped into the octagon with a record of 12 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, 11 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Jailton Almeida made his way to the cage with a record of 18 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 7 of those wins by knock out and 11 by submission.
The stats suggested Rozenstruik had a massive power advantage over Almeida, boasting at 92% knock out percentage over Almeida's 39%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Almeida had a massive advantage over Rozenstruik, boosting at 61% submission rate over Rozenstruik's 0%.
Jairzinho Rozenstruik was the older man by 3 years, at 35 years old.
Almeida had 1-inch reach advantage.
Rozenstruik's experience as a professional fighter was relatively equal to Almeida's, having had 4 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2012, 4 months earlier than Almeida, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 4 more professional rounds, 32 to Almeida's 28.
Rozenstruik vs Almeida form
Jairzinho Rozenstruik had stopped 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had won against Chris Daukaus at UFC 282 on 10th December 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Alexander Volkov at UFC Fight Night: Volkov vs. Rozenstruik on 4th June 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, he had lost to Curtis Blaydes at UFC 266 on 4th September 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had won against Augusto Sakai at UFC Vegas 28 on 5th June 2021 by knockout in the 1st round.
He had beat Junior dos Santos at UFC 252 on 15th August 2020 by knockout in the 2nd round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Rozenstruik's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 1 month and 15 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 16 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.6 rounds on average.
Almeida's last 4 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 7 months and 25 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 4 months and 30 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 5 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.3 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Rozenstruik vs Almeida?
Jairzinho Rozenstruik was a 73/20 (+370) underdog going into the contest, while Jailton Almeida made his way into the ring at 1/5 (-500) with oddsmakers.