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 3 years, at 32 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 4 more professional rounds, 57 to Witt's 53.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Jason Witt had been fighting more than Bryan Barberena.
Going to this contest, Bryan Barberena had last fought 4 years and 3 months ago, while Jason Witt's last outing had been 1 year, 5 months and 5 days ago.