Belts on The Line
Tape rankings @ Welterweight
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 39 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.
Woodley vs Till form
Tyron Woodley had beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Colby Covington at UFC Vegas 11 on 19th September 2020 by knockout in the 5th round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Gilbert Burns at UFC Vegas 1 on 30th May 2020 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, he had lost to Kamaru Usman at UFC 235 on 2nd March 2019 by unanimous decision in their UFC Welterweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had beat Darren Till at UFC 228 on 8th September 2018 by unanimous decision in the 2nd round in their UFC Welterweight championship fight at American Airlines Center, Dallas.
He had won against Demian Maia at UFC 214 on 29th July 2017 by unanimous decision in their UFC Welterweight championship fight at Honda Center, Anaheim.
Woodley's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 1 month and 19 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 29 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 22 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 4.4 rounds on average.
Till's last 2 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 10 months and 27 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 11 months and 14 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.