Tape rankings @ Heavyweight
Who won Tybura vs Rothwell?
Marcin Tybura beat Ben Rothwell by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the main card of UFC Fight Island 5, on Saturday 10th October 2020 at UFC Fight Island in Abu Dhabi.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Marcin Tybura.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
Tybura vs Rothwell stats
Marcin Tybura stepped into the ring with a record of 19 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, 7 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 6 by submission.
Ben Rothwell made his way to the ring with a record of 38 wins, 12 loses and 0 draws, with 28 of those wins by knock out and 6 by submission.
The stats suggested Rothwell had a massive power advantage over Tybura, boosting at 74% knock out percentage over Tybura's 37%.
Marcin Tybura was the younger man by 4 years, at 35 years old.
Rothwell had a height advantage of 1 inch over Tybura. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Tybura was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 25 less fights, and made his debut in 2011, 10 year and 9 months later than Rothwell, whose first professional fight was in 2001. He had fought 28 less professional rounds, 59 to Rothwell's 87.
Tybura's last 2 fights had come over a period of 4 years and 3 months, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 1 month and 15 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 4 rounds on average.
Rothwell's last 3 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 6 months and 8 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 10 months and 3 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.7 rounds on average.