UFC 262: Schnell vs Bontorin 05/15/2021 Spread, Fight Analysis and Forecast

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UFC 262 Schnell vs Bontorin 05-15-2021 Spread Fight Analysis and Forecast

UFC 262: Schnell vs Bontorin 05/15/2021 – The Ultimate Fighting Championship is expected to delight fans once again with UFC 262 taking place this Saturday, May 15. This event will be having a live sold-out audience at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. Pay Per View and UFC Fight Pass are great ways to experience the matches at home. The main event will be putting the vacated UFC lightweight championship on the line with Charles Oliveira fighting Michael Chandler. Lando Vannata will be fighting Mike Grundy in a featherweight matchup at the undercard. Matt Schnell is selected in the top UFC online sportsbook as the best bet to win against Rogerio Bontorin. 

UFC 262: Schnell vs Bontorin 05/15/2021

When: Saturday, May 15, 8:00 PM ET
Where: Toyota Center, Houston, Texas
TV: Pay Per View
Stream: UFC Fight Pass

UFC 262: Schnell vs Bontorin 05/15/2021 Odds

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Fighter Odds Fighter Odds
Matt Schnell +120 Rogério Bontorin -140

Matt Schnell

Matt Schnell is a 31-year-old fighter and his hometown is located at Shreveport, Louisiana in the USA. This fighter stands at five-foot-eight and has been polishing his MMA skills at the famous American Top Team. Schnell has a ring name “Danger” and he has been competing at the flyweight division for most of his career. He has a professional fighting record of 15-5 and eight of those victories came from submissions. After winning four consecutive matches, Schnell lost to Alexandre Pantoja. He immediately bounced back from the loss by taking a win over Tyson Nam in UFC on ESPN 20 via a split decision.

Rogério Bontorin

Rogerio Bontorin stands at five-foot-five and he came all the way from Adrianopolis, Parana in Brazil. He has been fighting at the flyweight division for most of his career and represents the Gile Ribeiro Team. Bontorin is heading to this match against Matt Schnell carrying a 16-3 professional fighting record. Those victories are divided into 11 submissions, three knockouts, and two judges’ decisions. This fighter has been on back-to-back losses. The first came from Ray Borg in UFC Fight Night 167 and the most recent was a first-round knockout against Kai Kara France in UFC 259 just this March 2021.

Schnell vs Bontorin Betting Numbers

Record 15-5-0 16-3-0
Last Fight Win Loss
Country USA Brazil
Height 5’8″ 5’5″
Weight (lbs) 125 125
Reach (in) 70 67
Win by KO/TKO 13% 18%
Win by Submission 53% 69%
Decisions 27% 13%
Strikes landed per minute 4.20 2.19
Striking accuracy 36% 50%
Striking absorbed per minute 4.02 3.12
Striking defense 62% 38%
Takedown average 0.48 1.90
Takedown accuracy 33% 40%
Takedown defense 53% 51%
Submission average 1.20 1.60

Schnell vs Bontorin Betting Picks

Matt Schnell had a short hiccup in his career and he is poised to make another winning streak. Betting on UFC fights puts him as the safer pick as compared to Rogerio Bontorin who lacked the killer instinct.