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Who won Worthy vs Herbert?
Jai Herbert beat Khama Worthy by , during the prelims of UFC Vegas 41, on Saturday 23rd October 2021 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Jai Herbert.
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).
Worthy vs Herbert stats
Khama Worthy stepped into the ring with a record of 16 wins, 7 loses and 0 draws, 9 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.
Jai Herbert made his way to the ring with a record of 10 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 8 of those wins by knock out and 1 by submission.
The stats suggested Herbert had a large advantage in power over Worthy, boosting at 80% knock out percentage over Worthy's 56%.
Khama Worthy was the older man by 1 year, at 35 years old.
Herbert had a height advantage of 2 inches over Worthy. That also extended to a 3-inch reach advantage.
Worthy was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 11 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 2 years and 9 months earlier than Herbert, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He had fought 19 more professional rounds, 50 to Herbert's 31.
Worthy vs Herbert form
Herbert had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Renato Moicano at UFC Vegas 30 on 26th June 2021 by submission in the 2nd round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Cain Carrizosa at Cage Warriors 109 on 26th October 2019 by knockout in the 1st round in their Cage Warriors Lightweight championship fight at Resorts World Arena, Birmingham, England.
Going into that contest, he had beat Jack Grant at Cage Warriors 106 on 29th June 2019 by knockout in the 3rd round in their Cage Warriors Lightweight championship fight at Eventim Apollo, London.
Before that, he had defeated Steve O Keefe at Cage Warriors 102 on 2nd March 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at o2 Indigo, London.
He had won against Erdi Karatas at Cage Warriors 94 on 16th June 2018 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Lotto Arena, Antwerp, Belgium.
Worthy's last 2 fights had come over a period of 2 years and 14 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year and 7 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 2 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1 rounds on average.
Herbert's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 3 months and 10 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 10 months and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.