Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Barberena vs Witt?
Jason Witt beat Bryan Barberena by majority decision in their 3 round contest, during the main card of UFC Vegas 33, on Saturday 31st July 2021 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as 27-29, 28-29, 28-28 in favor of winner Jason Witt.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 170 pounds (12.1 stone or 77.1 KG).
Barberena vs Witt stats
Bryan Barberena stepped into the ring with a record of 15 wins, 7 loses and 0 draws, 10 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 2 by submission.
Jason Witt made his way to the ring with a record of 18 wins, 7 loses and 0 draws, with 3 of those wins by knock out and 8 by submission.
The stats suggested Barberena had a massive power advantage over Witt, boasting at 67% knock out percentage over Witt's 17%.
Bryan Barberena was the younger man by 2 years, at 33 years old.
Barberena had a height advantage of 2 inches over Witt. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Barberena was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 3 less fights, and made his debut in 2009, 3 years and 4 months earlier than Witt, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 9 more professional rounds, 65 to Witt's 56.
Barberena's last 4 fights had come over a period of 5 years and 19 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 3 months and 6 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.5 rounds on average.