Tape rankings @ Lightweight
Who won Barros vs Barao?
Lucas Barros drew with Cassio Barao by majority draw in their 3 round contest during the prelims of LFA 151, on Saturday 28th January 2023 at Ginásio do Polvilho in Cajamar.
The scorecards were announced as , meaning it was a majority draw.
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).
Barros vs Barao stats
Lucas Barros stepped into the octagon with a record of 7 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 2 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 4 by submission.
Cassio Barao made his way to the cage with an unblemished record of 7 wins and 0 draws, with 2 of those by knock out and 5 by submission.
The stats suggested that Barros and Barao have similar power, both with a 29% knock out percentage.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Barao had an advantage over Barros, with a 71% submission rate over Barros' 57%.
Lucas Barros was the younger man by 2 years, at 26 years old.
Barros had a height advantage of 1 inch over Barao.
Barros was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 2 more fights, and made his debut in 2015, 1 year and 5 months later than Barao, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He had fought 7 more professional rounds, 19 to Barao's 12.
What were the odds on Barros vs Barao?
Lucas Barros was a 7/2 (+350) underdog going into the contest, while Cassio Barao made his way into the ring at 2/11 (-560) with oddsmakers.