Who won Sanders vs Colares?
Felipe Colares beat Luke Sanders by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the prelims of UFC Vegas 25, on Saturday 1st May 2021 in the United States.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Felipe Colares.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 145 pounds (10.4 stone or 65.8 KG).
Sanders vs Colares stats
Luke Sanders stepped into the ring with a record of 13 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, 7 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 2 by submission.
Felipe Colares made his way to the ring with a record of 9 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 2 of those wins by knock out and 5 by submission.
The stats suggested Sanders had a massive power advantage over Colares, boasting at 54% knock out percentage over Colares' 22%.
Luke Sanders was the older man by 8 years, at 35 years old.
Colares had a height advantage of 2 inches over Sanders. Despite this, he had 1-inch reach advantage.
Sanders was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 6 more fights, and made his debut in 2011, 2 years and 6 months earlier than Colares, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 11 more professional rounds, 33 to Colares' 22.