Current rankings @ Lightweight
When is Schulte vs Aubin-Mercier?
Natan Schulte could face the challenge of Olivier Aubin Mercier, during the of Schulte vs Aubin-Mercier, in Autumn/Fall 2021.
The fight would take place over 3 rounds in the Lightweight division, which means the weight limit would be 155 pounds (11.1 stone or 70.3 KG).
Schulte vs Aubin-Mercier stats
Natan Schulte would step into the ring with a record of 20 wins, 3 loses and 1 draw, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 9 by submission.
Olivier Aubin Mercier would make his way to the ring with a record of 13 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, with 1 of those wins by knock out and 8 by submission.
The stats suggest Schulte would have advantage in power over Mercier, with a 20% knock out percentage over Mercier's 8%.
Natan Schulte is the younger man by 3 years, at 29 years old.
Schulte has a height advantage of 1 inch over Mercier. Despite this, Mercier has 1-inch reach advantage.
Schulte is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 6 more fights, and made his debut in 2011, 1 month later than Mercier, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He has fought 13 more professional rounds, 55 to Mercier's 42.
Schulte vs Aubin-Mercier form
Natan Schulte has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he won against Alex Martinez at PFL 2021 #4 on 10th June 2021 by split decision in their 3 round contest at Ocean Casino Resort, Atlantic City, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Marcin Held at PFL 2021 #1 on 23rd April 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Ocean Casino Resort, Atlantic City.
Going into that contest, he had won against Loik Radzhabov at PFL 2019 #10 on 31st December 2019 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden, New York City.
Before that, he had beat Akhmet Aliev at PFL 2019 #8 on 17th October 2019 by unanimous decision in the 2nd round at Mandalay Bay Events Center, Las Vegas.
He had defeated Rashid Magomedov at PFL 2018 #11 on 31st December 2018 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden, New York City.
Schulte's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 8 months and 17 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 17 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 18 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3.6 rounds on average.
Mercier's last 4 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 1 month and 20 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 9 months and 13 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 12 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3 rounds on average.