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Who won Vannata vs Medeiros?
Lando Vannata beat Yancy Medeiros by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the main card of UFC on ESPN+ 25, on Saturday 15th February 2020 at Santa Ana Star Center in Rio Rancho.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Lando Vannata.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 155 pounds (11.1 stone or 70.3 KG).
Vannata vs Medeiros stats
Lando Vannata stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 0 wins, zero loses and 0 draws.
Yancy Medeiros made his way to the ring with a record of 15 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, with 8 of those wins by knock out and 4 by submission.
The stats suggested Medeiros had a massive power advantage over Vannata, boosting at 53% knock out percentage over Vannata's 0%.
Lando Vannata was the younger man by 4 years, at 30 years old.
Medeiros had a height advantage of 1 inch over Vannata. That also extended to a 5-inch reach advantage.
Vannata was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 21 less fights, and made his debut in 2012, 4 year and 6 months later than Medeiros, whose first professional fight was in 2007. He had fought 2 less professional rounds, 40 to Medeiros' 42.
Vannata's last 2 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 3 months and 21 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 7 months and 26 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 4 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.
Medeiros' last 3 fights had come over a period of 5 years and 22 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 8 months and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 5 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.7 rounds on average.