broadcast start time:
US - Sat 10:00pm EST / UK - Sun 1:00am
Current rankings @ Flyweight
When is Nicolau vs Schnell?
Matheus Nicolau is set to face Matt Schnell during the main card of UFC Fight Night: Thompson vs. Holland, on Saturday 3rd December 2022 at Amway Center in Orlando.
The fight is scheduled for 3 rounds in the Flyweight division, which means the weight limit will be 125 pounds (8.9 stone or 56.7 KG).
Nicolau vs Schnell stats
Matheus Nicolau steps into the octagon with a record of 18 wins, 2 loses and 1 draw, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 5 by submission.
Matt Schnell will make his way to the cage with a record of 16 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, with 2 of those wins by knock out and 9 by submission.
The stats suggest Nicolau has a slight advantage in power over Schnell, with a 22% knock out percentage over Schnell's 13%.
If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Schnell will have a large advantage over Nicolau, boosting at 56% submission rate over Nicolau's 28%.
Matheus Nicolau is the younger man by 3 years, at 29 years old.
Schnell has a height advantage of 2 inches over Nicolau. This also extends to a 6-inch reach advantage.
Nicolau is arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 1 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2010, 2 years and 1 month earlier than Schnell, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He has fought 8 more professional rounds, 47 to Schnell's 39.
Nicolau's last 3 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 8 months and 16 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 27 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3 rounds on average.
Schnell's last 4 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 10 months and 9 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 18 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.3 rounds on average.
What are the odds on Nicolau vs Schnell?
Matheus Nicolau is currently 1/4 (-400) to win the contest outright, while you can get 3/1 (+300) on Matt Schnell if you fancy the big upset.
Nicolau vs Schnell US streams
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Nicolau vs Schnell UK streams
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UFC Fight Night: Thompson vs. Holland Tickets
Amway Center, Orlando
Show open: TBA
Main card starts: 10pm (EST)
Where can I get Tickets for Nicolau vs Schnell?
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