Mar 04 2017
Saturday

T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States

Main Event
5 rounds contest @ Welterweight
16-3-0
MD 5
MD 5
13-1-0

Belts on The Line

UFC Welterweight Championship

The tape

42
Age
41
5' 9" / 176 cm
Height
6' 0" / 183 cm
74" / 188 cm
Reach
75.2" / 191 cm

Tape record

MDKOSDKOUD
Form
MDUDKOKOUD
16
Wins
13
7
By KO
7
44
KO%
54
4
By SUB
1
25
SUB%
8
3
Loses
1
1
Stopped
0
0
Tapped
0
1
Draws
1
2009
Debut
2010
20
Bouts
15
43
Rounds
36
3 hours, 1 minutes
Fight Time
2 hours, 47 minutes

Tape rankings @ Welterweight

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UFC
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Bellator
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Tapology
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Tyron Woodley vs Stephen Thompson report

Who won Woodley vs Thompson?

Tyron Woodley beat Stephen Thompson by majority decision in their 5 round contest during the main event of UFC 209, on Saturday 4th March 2017 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.

The scorecards were announced in favor of the winner Tyron Woodley.

The fight was scheduled to take place over 5 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 170 pounds (12.1 stone or 77.1 KG).

This contest was for the UFC Welterweight championship.

Woodley vs Thompson stats

Tyron Woodley stepped into the octagon with a record of 16 wins, 3 losses and 1 draw, 7 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 4 by submission.

Stephen Thompson made his way to the cage with a record of 13 wins, 1 loss and 1 draw, 7 of those wins coming by knock out and 1 by submission.

Tyron Woodley's UFC record stood at 9-5-1, while Stephen Thompson's came in at 12-7-1.

The stats suggested Thompson had a slight advantage in power over Woodley, with a 54% knock out percentage over Woodley's 44%.

If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Woodley had an advantage over Thompson, with a 25% submission rate over Thompson's 8%.

Tyron Woodley was the older man by 1 year, at 42 years old.

Thompson had a height advantage of 3 inches over Woodley. That also extended to a 1-inch reach advantage.

Woodley's experience as a professional fighter was relatively equal to Thompson's, having had 5 more fights, and made his debut in 2009, 11 months earlier than Thompson, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He had fought 1 less professional rounds, 70 to Thompson's 71.

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Thompson's last 3 fights had come over a period of 7 years, 8 months and 8 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 6 months and 23 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 13 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 4.3 rounds on average.

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