Tape rankings @ Bantamweight
Who won Talbott vs Aguirre?
Payton Talbott beat Nick Aguirre by submission in the 3rd round during the main card of UFC Fight Night – Allen vs Craig, on Saturday 18th November 2023 at UFC Apex in Las Vegas.
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).
Talbott vs Aguirre stats
Payton Talbott stepped into the octagon with an undefeated record of 6 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 5 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Nick Aguirre made his way to the cage with a record of 7 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 3 of those wins by knock out and 4 by submission.
The stats suggested Talbott had a massive power advantage over Aguirre, boasting at 83% knock out percentage over Aguirre's 43%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Aguirre had a massive advantage over Talbott, boosting at 57% submission rate over Talbott's 0%.
Payton Talbott was the younger man by 2 years, at 25 years old.
Talbott had a height advantage of 1 inch over Aguirre.
Talbott's experience as a professional fighter was relatively equal to Aguirre's, having had 2 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2021, 7 months later than Aguirre, whose first professional fight was in 2021. He had fought 4 more professional rounds, 18 to Aguirre's 14.
What were the odds on Talbott vs Aguirre?
Payton Talbott was a 7/50 (-710) favourite going into the contest, while Nick Aguirre made his way into the ring at 5/1 (+500) with oddsmakers.