Tape rankings @ Middleweight
Who won Grant vs Stoltzfus?
Dustin Stoltzfus beat Dwight Grant by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the prelims of UFC Fight Night: Ortega vs. Rodriguez, on Saturday 16th July 2022 at UBS Arena in Long Island, New York.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Dustin Stoltzfus.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 185 pounds (13.2 stone or 83.9 KG).
Grant vs Stoltzfus stats
Dwight Grant stepped into the ring with a record of 11 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, 7 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Dustin Stoltzfus made his way to the ring with a record of 13 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, with 2 of those wins by knock out and 5 by submission.
The stats suggested Grant had a massive power advantage over Stoltzfus, boasting at 64% knock out percentage over Stoltzfus' 15%.
Dwight Grant was the older man by 8 years, at 38 years old.
Grant had a height advantage of 1 inch over Stoltzfus. That also extended to a 1-inch reach advantage.
Grant was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 1 less fights, and made his debut in 2011, 3 years and 5 months earlier than Stoltzfus, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He had fought 2 less professional rounds, 39 to Stoltzfus' 41.
Grant vs Stoltzfus form
Dwight Grant had beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Sergey Khandozhko at UFC Fight Night: Lemos vs. Andrade on 23rd April 2022 by knockout in the 2nd round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Francisco Trinaldo at UFC Vegas 41 on 23rd October 2021 by split decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, he had beat Stefan Sekuli at UFC 261 on 24th April 2021 by split decision in their 3 round contest at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena, Jacksonville.
Before that, he had lost to Daniel Rodriguez at UFC Vegas 7 on 22nd August 2020 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
He had won against Alan Jouban at UFC 236 on 13th April 2019 by split decision in their 3 round contest at State Farm Arena, Atlanta.
Grant's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 5 months and 12 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 8 months and 9 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 12 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.4 rounds on average.
Stoltzfus' last 2 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 2 months and 8 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 5 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.