Tape rankings @ Featherweight
Who won Aimable vs Dias?
Alberth Dias beat Steve Aimable by during the co-main event of Cage Warriors 151, on Friday 24th March 2023 at BT Sports Studio in London.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Alberth Dias.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 145 pounds (10.4 stone or 65.8 KG).
Aimable vs Dias stats
Steve Aimable stepped into the octagon with a record of 18 wins, 9 loses and 0 draws, 9 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 1 by submission.
Alberth Dias made his way to the cage with a record of 5 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 1 of those wins by knock out and 1 by submission.
The stats suggested Aimable had a large advantage in power over Dias, boasting at 50% knock out percentage over Dias' 20%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Dias had an advantage over Aimable, with a 20% submission rate over Aimable's 6%.
Steve Aimable was the older man by 5 years, at 36 years old.
Dias had a height advantage of 1 inch over Aimable.
Aimable was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 19 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 1 month earlier than Dias, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 41 more professional rounds, 69 to Dias' 28.
Aimable vs Dias form
Steve Aimable had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Harry Hardwick at Cage Warriors 145 on 4th November 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Indigo at the O2, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had defeated Jeremy Petley at Cage Warriors 141 on 22nd July 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at 02 Arena, London, London, England.
Going into that contest, he had beat Walter Cogliandro at Cage Warriors 129 on 2nd October 2021 by unanimous decision in the 1st round at York Hall, London.
Before that, he had won against Edward Walls at Cage Warriors 124 on 25th June 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at York Hall, London, United Kingdom.
He had been beaten by Jordan Vucenic at Cage Warriors 116 on 26th September 2020 by split decision in their 3 round contest at BEC Arena, Manchester, England.
Aimable's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 2 months and 7 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 20 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 13 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.6 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Aimable vs Dias?
Steve Aimable was a 4/9 (-230) favourite going into the contest, while Alberth Dias made his way into the ring at 7/4 (+180) with oddsmakers.