Tape rankings @ Lightweight
Who won Baal vs Guedes?
Anatolij Baal beat Sebas Santana Guedes by during the main card of PFL Europe, on Saturday 8th July 2023 at Verti Music Hall in Berlin.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Anatolij Baal.
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).
Baal vs Guedes stats
Anatolij Baal stepped into the octagon with a record of 9 wins, 3 loses and 1 draw, 5 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 2 by submission.
Sebas Santana Guedes made his way to the cage with a record of 8 wins, 5 loses and 1 draw and 5 by submission.
The stats suggested Baal had a massive power advantage over Guedes, boasting at 56% knock out percentage over Guedes' 0%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Guedes had a massive advantage over Baal, boosting at 63% submission rate over Baal's 22%.
Anatolij Baal was the older man by 2 years, at 31 years old.
Guedes had a height advantage of 2 inches over Baal.
Baal was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 1 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2014, 1 year and 11 months earlier than Guedes, whose first professional fight was in 2016. He had fought 8 less professional rounds, 27 to Guedes' 35.
What were the odds on Baal vs Guedes?
Anatolij Baal was a 4/7 (-180) favourite going into the contest, while Sebas Santana Guedes made his way into the ring at 7/5 (+140) with oddsmakers.