Who won Grundy vs Vannata?
Lando Vannata beat Mike Grundy by split decision in their 3 round contest, during the prelims of UFC 262, on Saturday 15th May 2021 at Toyota Center in Houston.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Lando Vannata.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 145 pounds (10.4 stone or 65.8 KG).
Grundy vs Vannata stats
Mike Grundy stepped into the ring with a record of 12 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 1 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 8 by submission.
Lando Vannata made his way to the ring with a record of 11 wins, 5 loses and 2 draws, with 4 of those wins by knock out and 5 by submission.
The stats suggested Vannata had a large advantage in power over Grundy, boosting at 36% knock out percentage over Grundy's 8%.
Mike Grundy was the older man by 5 years, at 34 years old.
Vannata had a height advantage of 2 inches over Grundy. Despite this, he had 1-inch reach advantage.
Grundy was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 4 less fights, and made his debut in 2014, 2 year and 4 months later than Vannata, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 10 less professional rounds, 26 to Vannata's 36.
Vannata's last 4 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 3 months and 9 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year and 25 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.5 rounds on average.