Tape rankings @ Bantamweight
Who won Sterling vs Johns?
Aljamain Sterling beat Brett Johns by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the main card of UFC Fight Night 128, on Saturday 21st April 2018 at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Aljamain Sterling.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Bantamweight division, which meant the weight limit was 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
Sterling vs Johns stats
Aljamain Sterling stepped into the ring with a record of 14 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 2 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 6 by submission.
Brett Johns made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 15 wins and 0 draws, with 2 of those by knock out and 5 by submission.
The stats suggested Sterling had a slight advantage in power over Johns, with a 14% knock out percentage over Johns' 13%.
Aljamain Sterling was the older man by 3 years, at 32 years old.
Sterling had 1-inch reach advantage.
Sterling was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 2 more fights, and made his debut in 2011, 1 year and 2 months earlier than Johns, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 8 more professional rounds, 59 to Johns' 51.
Sterling's last 3 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 9 months and 8 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 3 months and 4 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 5 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.7 rounds on average.