Sep 07 2024
Saturday

UFC Apex, Las Vegas, United States

Main Card
3 rounds contest @ Flyweight
Alessandro Costa
Costa
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16-8-0

est. walkout:

TBC

broadcast start time:

US - Sat 7:00pm EST / UK - Sun 12:00am

14-4-0

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The tape

34
Age
28
5' 8" / 173 cm
Height
5' 4" / 163 cm
72.4" / 184 cm
Reach
66.9" / 170 cm

Full record

KO 2KO 2SUB 2SUB 1UD 3
Form
KO 2UD 3KO 2KO 3
16
Wins
14
2
By KO
5
13
KO%
36
9
By Sub
6
56
SUB%
43
8
Losses
4
5
Stopped
2
2
Tapped
0
0
Draws
0
2012
Debut
2015
25
Bouts
18
43
Rounds
37
2 hours, 36 minutes
Fight Time
2 hours, 16 minutes

Current rankings @ Flyweight

12
UFC
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Bellator
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14
Tapology
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Matt Schnell vs Alessandro Costa preview

When is Schnell vs Costa?

Matt Schnell is set to take on Alessandro Costa during the main card of UFC Fight Night, on Saturday 7th September 2024 at UFC Apex in Las Vegas.

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).

Schnell vs Costa stats

Matt Schnell steps into the octagon with a record of 16 wins, 8 losses and 0 draws, 2 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 9 by submission.

Alessandro Costa will make his way to the cage with a record of 14 wins, 4 losses and 0 draws, 5 of those wins coming by knock out and 6 by submission.

Alessandro Costa will mark his 4th fight for them, having made his own debut for the promotion in 2022.

Matt Schnell's UFC record currently stands at 6-6-0, while Alessandro Costa's comes in at 2-2-0.

The stats suggest Costa has a large advantage in power over Schnell, boasting a 36% knock out percentage over Schnell's 13%.

If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Schnell will have an advantage over Costa, with a 56% submission rate over Costa's 43%.

Matt Schnell is the older man by 6 years, at 34 years old.

Schnell has a height advantage of 4 inches over Costa. This also extends to a 5-inch reach advantage.

Schnell is the more experienced professional fighter, having had 6 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 3 years and 2 months earlier than Costa, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He has fought 6 more professional rounds, 43 to Costa's 37.

Schnell vs Costa form

Matt Schnell has beaten 1 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he lost to Steve Erceg at UFC Fight Night: Rozenstruik vs. Gaziev on 2nd March 2024 by knockout in the 2nd round at UFC Apex, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, he had been beaten by Matheus Nicolau at UFC Fight Night: Thompson vs. Holland on 3rd December 2022 by knockout in the 2nd round at Amway Center, Orlando.

Going into that contest, he had won against Mudaerji Su at UFC Fight Night: Ortega vs. Rodriguez on 16th July 2022 by submission in the 2nd round at UBS Arena, Long Island, New York.

Before that, he had been defeated by Brandon Royval at UFC 274 on 7th May 2022 by submission in the 1st round at Jeunesse Arena, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

He had lost to Rogerio Bontorin at UFC 262 on 15th May 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Toyota Center, Houston, United States.

Activity check

Schnell's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 2 months and 2 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 19 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2 rounds on average.

Costa's last 4 fights have come over a period of 1 year and 7 months, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 months and 24 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.5 rounds on average.

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