Tape rankings @ Lightweight
Who won Bailey vs Ambrose?
Jordan Bailey beat JJ Ambrose by submission in the 2nd round, during the main card of Cage Warriors 143, on Friday 23rd September 2022 at Humphrey's by The Bay in San Diego.
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).
Bailey vs Ambrose stats
Jordan Bailey stepped into the ring with a record of 7 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, 1 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 5 by submission.
JJ Ambrose made his way to the ring with a record of 32 wins, 8 loses and 0 draws, with 6 of those wins by knock out and 18 by submission.
The stats suggested Ambrose had a slight advantage in power over Bailey, with a 19% knock out percentage over Bailey's 14%.
Jordan Bailey was the younger man by 6 years, at 29 years old.
Ambrose had 1-inch reach advantage.
Bailey was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 28 less fights, and made his debut in 2013, 7 year and 2 months later than Ambrose, whose first professional fight was in 2005. He had fought 59 less professional rounds, 27 to Ambrose's 86.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Jordan Bailey had been fighting more than JJ Ambrose.
Going to this contest, Jordan Bailey had last fought 3 months and 21 days ago, while JJ Ambrose's last outing had been 11 months and 14 days ago.
Bailey's last 2 fights had come over a period of 11 months and 14 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 5 months and 23 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 4 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.
Ambrose's last 2 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 8 months and 5 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 4 months and 3 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 5 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.5 rounds on average.