Tape rankings @ Lightweight
Who won Weaver vs Vargas?
Brok Weaver beat Rodrigo Vargas by , 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 Brok Weaver.
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).
Weaver vs Vargas stats
Brok Weaver stepped into the ring with a record of 14 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, 2 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.
Rodrigo Vargas made his way to the ring with a record of 11 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 7 of those wins by knock out and 3 by submission.
The stats suggested Vargas had a massive power advantage over Weaver, boosting at 64% knock out percentage over Weaver's 14%.
Brok Weaver was the younger man by 7 years, at 29 years old.
Weaver had a height advantage of 4 inches over Vargas. That also extended to a 1-inch reach advantage.
Weaver was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 4 more fights, and made his debut in 2013, 2 year later than Vargas, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He had fought 25 more professional rounds, 50 to Vargas' 25.