Apr 13 2024
Saturday

T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States

Prelim
3 rounds contest @ Featherweight
23-4-0
UD 3
UD 3
23-7-0

The tape

34
Age
36
5' 7" / 171 cm
Height
5' 11" / 180 cm
70.9" / 180 cm
Reach
72" / 183 cm

Tape record

KOSDKOSDOthers
Form
KOSDUDUDUD
23
Wins
23
3
By KO
11
13
KO%
48
8
By SUB
2
35
SUB%
9
4
Loses
7
2
Stopped
1
0
Tapped
1
0
Draws
0
2011
Debut
2007
27
Bouts
30
73
Rounds
76
5 hours, 37 minutes
Fight Time
5 hours, 36 minutes

Tape rankings @ Featherweight

-
UFC
8
-
Bellator
-
-
Tapology
10

Aljamain Sterling vs Calvin Kattar report

Who won Sterling vs Kattar?

Aljamain Sterling beat Calvin Kattar by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest during the prelims of UFC 300, on Saturday 13th April 2024 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.

The scorecards were announced in favor of the winner Aljamain Sterling.

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).

Sterling vs Kattar stats

Aljamain Sterling stepped into the octagon with a record of 23 wins, 4 losses and 0 draws, 3 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 8 by submission.

Calvin Kattar made his way to the cage with a record of 23 wins, 7 losses and 0 draws, 11 of those wins coming by knock out and 2 by submission.

This was Aljamain Sterling's 20th fight in the UFC, having made his debut for the promotion in 2014. Calvin Kattar marked his 13th fight for them, having made his own debut for the promotion in 2017.

Aljamain Sterling's UFC record stood at 16-4-0, while Calvin Kattar's came in at 7-6-0.

The stats suggested Kattar had a massive power advantage over Sterling, boasting a 48% knock out percentage over Sterling's 13%.

If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Sterling had a large advantage over Kattar, boasting a 35% submission rate over Kattar's 9%.

Aljamain Sterling was the younger man by 2 years, at 34 years old.

Kattar had a height advantage of 4 inches over Sterling. That also extended to a 1-inch reach advantage.

Sterling was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 3 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2011, 3 years and 9 months later than Kattar, whose first professional fight was in 2007. He had fought 3 less professional rounds, 76 to Kattar's 79.

Sterling vs Kattar form

Kattar had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance twice.

In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Josh Emmett at UFC Fight Night: Kattar vs. Emmett on 18th June 2022 by split decision in their 5 round contest at Moody Center, Austin, United States.

Previous to that, he had won against Giga Chikadze at UFC Fight Night on 15th January 2022 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Max Holloway at UFC on ABC 1 on 16th January 2021 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at Etihad Arena, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

Before that, he had beaten Dan Ige at UFC Fight Island 1 on 15th July 2020 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at UFC Fight Island, Abu Dhabi.

He had defeated Jeremy Stephens at UFC 249 on 9th May 2020 by knockout in the 2nd round at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena, Jacksonville, United States.

Activity check

Sterling's last 2 fights had come over a period of 6 years, 7 months and 1 day, meaning he had been fighting on average every 3 years, 3 months and 16 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 4 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.

Kattar's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 2 months and 1 day, meaning he had been fighting on average every 10 months. In those fights, he fought a total of 22 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 4.4 rounds on average.

What were the odds on Sterling vs Kattar?

Aljamain Sterling was a 29/50 (-170) favourite going into the contest, while Calvin Kattar made his way into the ring at 7/5 (+140) with oddsmakers.

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