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Who won Sandhagen vs Dillashaw?
T.J. Dillashaw beat Cory Sandhagen by split decision in their 5 round contest during the main event of UFC Vegas 32, on Saturday 24th July 2021 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as 47-48, 47-48, 48-47 in favor of winner T.J. Dillashaw.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 5 rounds in the Bantamweight division, which meant the weight limit was 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
Sandhagen vs Dillashaw stats
Cory Sandhagen stepped into the octagon with a record of 14 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.
T.J. Dillashaw made his way to the cage with a record of 16 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, with 8 of those wins by knock out and 3 by submission.
The stats suggested Dillashaw had a slight advantage in power over Sandhagen, with a 50% knock out percentage over Sandhagen's 43%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Sandhagen had a slight advantage over Dillashaw, with a 21% submission rate over Dillashaw's 19%.
Cory Sandhagen was the younger man by 6 years, at 31 years old.
Sandhagen had a height advantage of 5 inches over Dillashaw. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Sandhagen was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 4 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2015, 5 year and 2 months later than Dillashaw, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He had fought 3 less professional rounds, 55 to Dillashaw's 58.
Sandhagen's last 4 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 4 months and 28 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 1 month and 6 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 7 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.8 rounds on average.
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