Belts on The Line
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Who won Woodley vs Till?
Tyron Woodley beat Darren Till by submission in the 2nd round, during the main event of UFC 228, on Saturday 8th September 2018 at American Airlines Center in Dallas.
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 Till stats
Tyron Woodley stepped into the ring with a record of 18 wins, 3 loses and 1 draw, 7 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 4 by submission.
Darren Till made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 17 wins and 1 draw, with 10 of those by knock out and 2 by submission.
The stats suggested Till had advantage in power over Woodley, with a 59% knock out percentage over Woodley's 39%.
Tyron Woodley was the older man by 11 years, at 40 years old.
Till had a height advantage of 3 inches over Woodley. That also extended to a 1-inch reach advantage.
Woodley was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 4 more fights, and made his debut in 2009, 4 years earlier than Till, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 12 more professional rounds, 70 to Till's 58.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Darren Till had been fighting more than Tyron Woodley.
Going to this contest, Tyron Woodley had last fought 4 years, 9 months and 26 days ago, while Darren Till's last outing had been 3 years, 11 months and 28 days ago.
Woodley's last 2 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 2 months and 21 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 7 months and 11 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 5 rounds on average.
Till's last 2 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 7 months and 4 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 3 months and 17 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.