Tape rankings @ Middleweight
Who won Stewart vs Pitolo?
Darren Stewart beat Maki Pitolo by submission in the 1st round, during the main card of UFC Vegas 6, on Saturday 8th August 2020 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
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).
Stewart vs Pitolo stats
Darren Stewart stepped into the ring with a record of 11 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, 7 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Maki Pitolo made his way to the ring with a record of 13 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, with 7 of those wins by knock out and 3 by submission.
The stats suggested Stewart had a slight advantage in power over Pitolo, with a 64% knock out percentage over Pitolo's 54%.
Darren Stewart was the same age as Maki Pitolo, at 31 years old.
Stewart had a height advantage of 2 inches over Pitolo. Despite this, both fighters had equal reach.
Stewart was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 2 less fights, and made his debut in 2014, 1 year and 3 months later than Pitolo, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 5 more professional rounds, 48 to Pitolo's 43.
Stewart's last 4 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 4 months and 4 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 1 month and 1 day. In those fights, he fought a total of 11 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.8 rounds on average.