Who won Weidman vs Hall?
Uriah Hall beat Chris Weidman by knockout in the 1st round, during the main card of UFC 261, on Saturday 24th April 2021 at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville.
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).
Weidman vs Hall stats
Chris Weidman stepped into the ring with a record of 15 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 4 by submission.
Uriah Hall made his way to the ring with a record of 16 wins, 9 loses and 0 draws, with 12 of those wins by knock out and 1 by submission.
The stats suggested Hall had a massive power advantage over Weidman, boosting at 75% knock out percentage over Weidman's 40%.
Chris Weidman was the same age as Uriah Hall, at 36 years old.
Weidman had a height advantage of 2 inches over Hall. Despite this, Hall had 2-inch reach advantage.
Weidman was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 5 less fights, and made his debut in 2009, 3 year and 3 months later than Hall, whose first professional fight was in 2005. He had fought 10 less professional rounds, 45 to Hall's 55.
Weidman's last 4 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 1 month and 1 day, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.3 rounds on average.
Hall's last 2 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 7 months and 25 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 28 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 7 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3.5 rounds on average.