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Who won Stewart vs Spicely?
Darren Stewart beat Eric Spicely by during the main card of UFC Fight Night 130, on Sunday 27th May 2018 at Echo Arena in Liverpool.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Darren Stewart.
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 Spicely stats
Darren Stewart stepped into the octagon with a record of 7 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 5 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Eric Spicely made his way to the cage with a record of 10 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 2 of those wins by knock out and 6 by submission.
The stats suggested Stewart had a massive power advantage over Spicely, boasting at 71% knock out percentage over Spicely's 20%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Spicely had a massive advantage over Stewart, boosting at 60% submission rate over Stewart's 0%.
Darren Stewart was the younger man by 5 years, at 32 years old.
Spicely had a height advantage of 1 inch over Stewart. Despite this, he had 1-inch reach advantage.
Stewart was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 3 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2014, 1 year and 4 months later than Spicely, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 28 more professional rounds, 55 to Spicely's 27.
Stewart vs Spicely form
Darren Stewart had beaten 1 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Dustin Jacoby at UFC Vegas 35 on 28th August 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Enterprise, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Eryk Anders at UFC 263 on 12th June 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Gila River Arena, Glendale.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Eryk Anders at UFC Vegas 21 on 13th March 2021 by unanimous decision in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had lost to Kevin Holland at UFC Vegas 11 on 19th September 2020 by split decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
He had defeated Maki Pitolo at UFC Vegas 6 on 8th August 2020 by split decision in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Stewart's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 1 month and 25 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 18 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.8 rounds on average.
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