Who won Schnell vs Bontorin?
Rogerio Bontorin beat Matt Schnell by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the main card of UFC 262, on Saturday 15th May 2021 at Toyota Center in Houston.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Rogerio Bontorin.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Flyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 125 pounds (8.9 stone or 56.7 KG).
Schnell vs Bontorin stats
Matt Schnell stepped into the ring with a record of 15 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, 2 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 8 by submission.
Rogerio Bontorin made his way to the ring with a record of 16 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 3 of those wins by knock out and 11 by submission.
The stats suggested Bontorin had a slight advantage in power over Schnell, with a 19% knock out percentage over Schnell's 13%.
Matt Schnell was the older man by 2 years, at 31 years old.
Schnell had a height advantage of 3 inches over Bontorin. That also extended to a 5-inch reach advantage.
Schnell's experience as a professional fighter was relatively equal to Bontorin's, having had 1 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 6 months earlier than Bontorin, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 1 less professional rounds, 33 to Bontorin's 34.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Rogerio Bontorin had been fighting more than Matt Schnell.
Going to this contest, Matt Schnell had last fought 4 months and 24 days ago, while Rogerio Bontorin's last outing had been 1 year, 3 months and 29 days ago.