Tape rankings @ Bantamweight
Who won Costa vs Cannetti?
Guido Cannetti beat Randy Costa by submission in the 1st round, during the prelims of UFC Fight Night: Dern vs. Yan, on Saturday 1st October 2022 at UFC Apex in Las Vegas.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Bantamweight division, which meant the weight limit was 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
Costa vs Cannetti stats
Randy Costa stepped into the ring with a record of 6 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Guido Cannetti made his way to the ring with a record of 8 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, with 3 of those wins by knock out and 3 by submission.
The stats suggested Costa had a massive power advantage over Cannetti, boasting at 100% knock out percentage over Cannetti's 38%.
Randy Costa was the younger man by 14 years, at 28 years old.
Costa had a height advantage of 3 inches over Cannetti. That also extended to a 5-inch reach advantage.
Costa was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 5 less fights, and made his debut in 2018, 10 year and 6 months later than Cannetti, whose first professional fight was in 2007. He had fought 11 less professional rounds, 13 to Cannetti's 24.
Costa's last 2 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 2 months and 9 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 6 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 4 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.
Cannetti's last 4 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 4 months and 14 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 1 month and 3 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.3 rounds on average.