Tape rankings @ Lightweight
Who won Henderson vs Piccolotti?
Benson Henderson beat Adam Piccolotti by split decision in their 3 round contest, during the main card of Bellator 220, on Saturday 27th April 2019 at SAP Center in San Jose.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Benson Henderson.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 155 pounds (11.1 stone or 70.3 KG).
Henderson vs Piccolotti stats
Benson Henderson stepped into the ring with a record of 26 wins, 8 loses and 0 draws, 5 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 9 by submission.
Adam Piccolotti made his way to the ring with a record of 11 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 2 of those wins by knock out and 5 by submission.
The stats suggested Henderson had a slight advantage in power over Piccolotti, with a 19% knock out percentage over Piccolotti's 18%.
Benson Henderson was the older man by 5 years, at 38 years old.
Piccolotti had a height advantage of 2 inches over Henderson. That also extended to a 1-inch reach advantage.
Henderson was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 21 more fights, and made his debut in 2006, 6 years and 11 months earlier than Piccolotti, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 118 more professional rounds, 118 to Piccolotti's 0.
Henderson's last 2 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 4 months and 8 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 2 months and 5 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 5 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.5 rounds on average.