Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Grant vs Sekulić?
Dwight Grant beat Stefan Sekuli by split decision in their 3 round contest, during the prelims of UFC 261, on Saturday 24th April 2021 at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Dwight Grant.
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).
Grant vs Sekulić stats
Dwight Grant stepped into the ring with a record of 10 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 7 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Stefan Sekuli made his way to the ring with a record of 12 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 3 of those wins by knock out and 6 by submission.
The stats suggested Grant had a massive power advantage over Sekuli, boasting at 70% knock out percentage over Sekuli's 25%.
Dwight Grant was the older man by 8 years, at 37 years old.
Grant had a height advantage of 1 inch over Sekuli. Despite this, both fighters had equal reach.
Grant was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 2 less fights, and made his debut in 2011, 2 years and 5 months earlier than Sekuli, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 1 less professional rounds, 28 to Sekuli's 29.
Grant's last 2 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 6 months and 8 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 3 months and 6 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 4 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.