Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Saint-Denis vs Stolze?
Benoit Saint-Denis beat Niklas Stolze by submission in the 2nd round, during the prelims of UFC Fight Night: Volkov vs. Rozenstruik, on Saturday 4th June 2022 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
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).
Saint-Denis vs Stolze stats
Benoit Saint-Denis stepped into the ring with a record of 8 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 1 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 7 by submission.
Niklas Stolze made his way to the ring with a record of 12 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, with 4 of those wins by knock out and 5 by submission.
The stats suggested Stolze had advantage in power over Saint-Denis, with a 33% knock out percentage over Saint-Denis' 13%.
Benoit Saint-Denis was the younger man by 3 years, at 26 years old.
Stolze had a height advantage of 2 inches over Saint-Denis.
Saint-Denis was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 8 less fights, and made his debut in 2019, 4 year and 8 months later than Stolze, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He had fought 14 less professional rounds, 21 to Stolze's 35.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Niklas Stolze had been fighting more than Benoit Saint-Denis.
Going to this contest, Benoit Saint-Denis had last fought 11 months and 4 days ago, while Niklas Stolze's last outing had been 1 year, 2 months and 3 days ago.