Tape rankings @ Middleweight
Who won Vettori vs Ferreira?
Marvin Vettori beat Cezar Ferreira by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the main card of UFC on ESPN+ 13, on Saturday 13th July 2019 at Golden1 Center in Sacramento.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Marvin Vettori.
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).
Vettori vs Ferreira stats
Marvin Vettori stepped into the ring with a record of 12 wins, 4 loses and 1 draw, 2 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 8 by submission.
Cezar Ferreira made his way to the ring with a record of 13 wins, 7 loses and 0 draws, with 3 of those wins by knock out and 4 by submission.
The stats suggested Ferreira had a slight advantage in power over Vettori, with a 23% knock out percentage over Vettori's 17%.
Marvin Vettori was the younger man by 9 years, at 27 years old.
Ferreira had a height advantage of 1 inch over Vettori. That also extended to a 4-inch reach advantage.
Vettori was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 3 less fights, and made his debut in 2012, 5 year and 2 months later than Ferreira, whose first professional fight was in 2007. He had fought 5 less professional rounds, 42 to Ferreira's 47.
Vettori vs Ferreira form
Ferreira had beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Chris Camozzi at PFL 2021 #5 on 17th June 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Ocean Casino Resort, Atlantic City, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Nick Roehrick at PFL 2021 #2 on 29th April 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at Ocean Casino Resort, Atlantic City.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Marvin Vettori at UFC on ESPN+ 13 on 13th July 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Golden1 Center, Sacramento.
Before that, he had lost to Ian Heinisch at UFC Fight Night 140 on 17th November 2018 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Luna Park, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
He had beat Nate Marquardt at UFC Fight Night 120 on 11th November 2017 by split decision in their 3 round contest at Ted Constant Convocation Center, Norfolk, United States.
Ferreira's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 10 months and 6 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 13 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.6 rounds on average.