Tape rankings @ Middleweight
Who won Signani vs Diaz?
Matteo Signani beat Ruben Diaz by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Friday 5th November 2021 at PalaEur in Lazio.
The scorecards were announced as 117-111, 116-112, 115-113 in favor of winner Matteo Signani.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 160 pounds (11.4 stone or 72.6 KG).
Signani vs Diaz stats
Matteo Signani stepped into the ring with a record of 30 wins, 5 loses and 3 draws, 11 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Ruben Diaz made his way to the ring with a record of 26 wins, 2 loses and 2 draws, with 17 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Diaz had a large advantage in power over Signani, boosting at 65% knock out percentage over Signani's 37%.
Matteo Signani was the same age as Ruben Diaz, at 42 years old.
Diaz had a height advantage of 2 inches over Signani.
Both Matteo Signani & Ruben Diaz fought out of an orthodox stance.
Signani was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 8 more fights, and made his debut in 2007, 4 year and 5 months later than Diaz, whose first professional fight was in 2002. He had fought 87 more professional rounds, 255 to Diaz's 168.
What time did Signani vs Diaz start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 PM UTC at PalaEur, Lazio, Italy, which was 6:00 PM EST or 3:00 PM PST on the West Coast of America, or 10:00 PM GMT in the UK.
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What were the odds on Signani vs Diaz?
Matteo Signani was a 11/25 (-227) favourite going into the contest, while Ruben Diaz made his way into the ring at 17/10 (+170) with oddsmakers.