Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Magny vs Lawler?
Neil Magny beat Robbie Lawler by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the co-main event of UFC Vegas 8, on Saturday 29th August 2020 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Neil Magny.
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).
Magny vs Lawler stats
Neil Magny stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 0 wins, zero loses and 0 draws.
Robbie Lawler made his way to the ring with a record of 28 wins, 14 loses and 0 draws, with 20 of those wins by knock out and 1 by submission.
The stats suggested Lawler had a massive power advantage over Magny, boosting at 71% knock out percentage over Magny's 0%.
Neil Magny was the younger man by 5 years, at 34 years old.
Magny had a height advantage of 4 inches over Lawler. That also extended to a 6-inch reach advantage.
Magny was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 42 less fights, and made his debut in 2010, 9 year and 4 months later than Lawler, whose first professional fight was in 2001. He had fought 21 less professional rounds, 88 to Lawler's 109.
Magny's last 3 fights had come over a period of 4 years and 8 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 4 months and 4 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 5 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.7 rounds on average.