Tape rankings @ Middleweight
Who won Turman vs Perez?
Wellington Turman beat Markus Perez by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the main card of UFC on ESPN+ 22, on Saturday 16th November 2019 at Ibirapuera Gymnasium in Sao Paulo.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Wellington Turman.
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).
Turman vs Perez stats
Wellington Turman stepped into the ring with a record of 15 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 7 by submission.
Markus Perez made his way to the ring with a record of 12 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 3 of those wins by knock out and 6 by submission.
The stats suggested Turman had a slight advantage in power over Perez, with a 27% knock out percentage over Perez's 25%.
Wellington Turman was the younger man by 6 years, at 25 years old.
Perez had a height advantage of 1 inch over Turman. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Turman was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 4 more fights, and made his debut in 2014, 1 year and 3 months later than Perez, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 6 more professional rounds, 43 to Perez's 37.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Markus Perez had been fighting more than Wellington Turman.
Going to this contest, Wellington Turman had last fought 2 years, 3 months and 8 days ago, while Markus Perez's last outing had been 3 years, 10 months and 12 days ago.