Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Sobotta vs Saunders?
Peter Sobotta beat Ben Saunders by , during the main card of UFC Fight Night 109, on Sunday 28th May 2017 at Ericsson Globe Arena in Stockholm.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Peter Sobotta.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 170 pounds (12.1 stone or 77.1 KG).
Sobotta vs Saunders stats
Peter Sobotta stepped into the ring with a record of 16 wins, 5 loses and 1 draw, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 10 by submission.
Ben Saunders made his way to the ring with a record of 21 wins, 7 loses and 2 draws, with 10 of those wins by knock out and 6 by submission.
The stats suggested Saunders had a large advantage in power over Sobotta, boosting at 48% knock out percentage over Sobotta's 25%.
Peter Sobotta was the younger man by 4 years, at 35 years old.
Saunders had a height advantage of 3 inches over Sobotta. That also extended to a 3-inch reach advantage.
Sobotta was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 8 less fights, and made his debut in 2004, 5 months later than Saunders, whose first professional fight was in 2004. He had fought 28 less professional rounds, 45 to Saunders' 73.