Tape rankings @ Bantamweight
Who won Costa vs Kelley?
Tony Kelley beat Randy Costa by during the prelims of UFC 269, on Saturday 11th December 2021 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Tony Kelley.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Bantamweight division, which meant the weight limit was 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
Costa vs Kelley stats
Randy Costa stepped into the octagon with a record of 6 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Tony Kelley made his way to the cage with a record of 7 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 2 of those wins by knock out and 3 by submission.
The stats suggested Costa had a massive power advantage over Kelley, boasting at 100% knock out percentage over Kelley's 29%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Kelley had a massive advantage over Costa, boosting at 43% submission rate over Costa's 0%.
Randy Costa was the younger man by 8 years, at 28 years old.
Costa had 3-inch reach advantage.
Costa was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 1 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2018, 5 year and 9 months later than Kelley, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 12 less professional rounds, 13 to Kelley's 25.
What were the odds on Costa vs Kelley?
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