May 11 2019
Saturday

Jeunesse Arena, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

UFC 237
3 rounds contest @ Featherweight
19-1-0
UD 3
UD 3
28-4-0

The tape

32
Age
35
5' 6" / 168 cm
Height
5' 7" / 170 cm
71.7" / 182 cm
Reach
70.1" / 178 cm

Tape record

Form
19
Wins
28
11
By KO
17
58
KO%
61
3
By SUB
1
16
SUB%
4
1
Loses
4
1
Stopped
3
0
Tapped
1
0
Draws
0
2012
Debut
2004
20
Bouts
32
44
Rounds
80
3 hours, 5 minutes
Fight Time
5 hours, 45 minutes

Tape rankings @ Featherweight

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UFC
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Bellator
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Tapology
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Alexander Volkanovski vs Jose Aldo report

Who won Volkanovski vs Aldo?

Alexander Volkanovski beat Jose Aldo by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the main card of UFC 237, on Saturday 11th May 2019 at Jeunesse Arena in Rio de Janeiro.

The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Alexander Volkanovski.

The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 145 pounds (10.4 stone or 65.8 KG).

Volkanovski vs Aldo stats

Alexander Volkanovski stepped into the ring with a record of 19 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 11 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.

Jose Aldo made his way to the ring with a record of 28 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, with 17 of those wins by knock out and 1 by submission.

The stats suggested Aldo had a slight advantage in power over Volkanovski, with a 61% knock out percentage over Volkanovski's 58%.

Alexander Volkanovski was the younger man by 3 years, at 32 years old.

Aldo had a height advantage of 1 inch over Volkanovski. Despite this, he had 2-inch reach advantage.

Volkanovski was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 12 less fights, and made his debut in 2012, 7 year and 9 months later than Aldo, whose first professional fight was in 2004. He had fought 40 less professional rounds, 57 to Aldo's 97.

Volkanovski vs Aldo form

Volkanovski had won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 1 of them, going to the judges 4 times.

In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Max Holloway at UFC 245 on 14th December 2019 by unanimous decision in their UFC Featherweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, he had defeated Jose Aldo at UFC 237 on 11th May 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Jeunesse Arena, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Going into that contest, he had beat Chad Mendes at UFC 232 on 29th December 2018 by knockout in the 2nd round at The Forum, Inglewood, United States.

Before that, he had won against Shane Young at UFC Fight Night 121 on 18th November 2017 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Qudos Bank Arena, Sydney, Australia.

He had beat Mizuto Hirota at UFC Fight Night 110 on 10th June 2017 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Vector Arena, Auckland, New Zealand.

Aldo 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 defeated Marlon Vera at UFC Vegas 17 on 19th December 2020 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, he had been beaten by Petr Yan at UFC 251 on 11th July 2020 by knockout in the 5th round in their UFC Bantamweight championship fight at UFC Fight Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

Going into that contest, he had lost to Marlon Moraes at UFC 245 on 14th December 2019 by split decision in their 3 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.

Before that, he had been beaten by Alexander Volkanovski at UFC 237 on 11th May 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Jeunesse Arena, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

He had defeated Renato Moicano at UFC on ESPN+ 2 on 2nd February 2019 by knockout in the 2nd round at Centro de Formacao Olimpica do Nordeste, Fortaleza.

Activity check

In terms of activity leading into the fight, Jose Aldo had been fighting more than Alexander Volkanovski.

Going to this contest, Alexander Volkanovski had last fought 1 year, 9 months and 3 days ago, while Jose Aldo's last outing had been 8 months and 29 days ago.

Volkanovski's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 3 months and 7 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 10 months and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 16 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3.2 rounds on average.

Aldo's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 7 months and 15 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 10 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 16 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3.2 rounds on average.

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