Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Ataliba vs Oliveira?
Michael Oliveira beat Francisco Ataliba by during the prelims of LFA 162, on Friday 7th July 2023 at Ginásio do Polvilho in Cajamar.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Michael Oliveira.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 170 pounds (12.1 stone or 77.1 KG).
Ataliba vs Oliveira stats
Francisco Ataliba stepped into the octagon with a record of 0 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws.
Michael Oliveira made his way to the cage with an unblemished record of 4 wins and 0 draws, with 4 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Oliveira had a massive power advantage over Ataliba, boosting at 100% knock out percentage over Ataliba's 0%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested that Ataliba and Oliveira would have been pretty equal, both with a 0% submission rate.
Francisco Ataliba was the younger man by 25 years, at years old.
Ataliba was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 2 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2022, 14 days later than Oliveira, whose first professional fight was in 2022. He had fought 6 less professional rounds, 0 to Oliveira's 6.
What were the odds on Ataliba vs Oliveira?
Francisco Ataliba was a 22/5 (+440) underdog going into the contest, while Michael Oliveira made his way into the ring at 2/15 (-770) with oddsmakers.