Tape rankings @ Middleweight
Who won Silva vs Pereira?
Alex Pereira beat Bruno Silva by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest during the main card of UFC Fight Night, on Saturday 12th March 2022 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as 27-30, 27-30, 27-30 in favor of winner Alex Pereira.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 185 pounds (13.2 stone or 83.9 KG).
Silva vs Pereira stats
Bruno Silva stepped into the octagon with a record of 22 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, 19 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Alex Pereira made his way to the cage with a record of 4 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 4 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Pereira had an advantage in power over Silva, with a 100% knock out percentage over Silva's 86%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested that Silva and Pereira would have been pretty equal, both with a 0% submission rate.
Bruno Silva was the younger man by 2 years, at 34 years old.
Pereira had a height advantage of 4 inches over Silva.
Silva was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 23 more fights, and made his debut in 2010, 5 years and 4 months earlier than Pereira, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He had fought 31 more professional rounds, 54 to Pereira's 23.
Silva's last 3 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 3 months and 4 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 5 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.7 rounds on average.
Pereira's last 2 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 10 months and 3 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 5 months and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 3 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.5 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Silva vs Pereira?
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