Tape rankings @ Featherweight
Who won Clarke vs Hudson?
Ciaran Clarke beat Rafael Hudson by submission in the 3rd round, during the main card of Bellator Dublin, on Friday 23rd September 2022 at 3Arena Dublin in Dublin.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 145 pounds (10.4 stone or 65.8 KG).
Clarke vs Hudson stats
Ciaran Clarke stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 4 wins, zero loses and 0 draws and 2 by submission.
Rafael Hudson made his way to the ring with a record of 5 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 2 of those wins by knock out and 3 by submission.
The stats suggested Hudson had a massive power advantage over Clarke, boosting at 40% knock out percentage over Clarke's 0%.
Ciaran Clarke was the same age as Rafael Hudson, at years old.
Clarke was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 4 less fights, and made his debut in 2019, 3 year later than Hudson, whose first professional fight was in 2016. He had fought 1 less professional rounds, 16 to Hudson's 17.
Clarke's last 4 fights had come over a period of 3 years and 1 day, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 1 day. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.5 rounds on average.