Tape rankings @ Lightweight
Who won Assenza vs Melo?
Junior Melo beat Adam Assenza by during the main event of LFA 139, on Friday 19th August 2022 at Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino in Niagara Falls.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Junior Melo.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 155 pounds (11.1 stone or 70.3 KG).
Assenza vs Melo stats
Adam Assenza stepped into the octagon with a record of 15 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 1 by submission.
Junior Melo made his way to the cage with a record of 11 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, with 4 of those wins by knock out and 7 by submission.
The stats suggested Assenza had an advantage in power over Melo, with a 53% knock out percentage over Melo's 36%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Melo had a massive advantage over Assenza, boosting at 64% submission rate over Assenza's 7%.
Adam Assenza was the older man by 35 years, at 35 years old.
Melo had a height advantage of 4 inches over Assenza.
Assenza was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 5 more fights, and made his debut in 2011, 11 year and 11 months later than Melo, whose first professional fight was in . He had fought 10 more professional rounds, 44 to Melo's 34.
What were the odds on Assenza vs Melo?
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