Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Craig vs Rodriguez?
Ernesto Rodriguez beat Jeffrey Craig by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest during the main card of LFA 148, on Friday 9th December 2022 at The Commerce Casino & Hotel in Commerce.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Ernesto Rodriguez.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 170 pounds (12.1 stone or 77.1 KG).
Craig vs Rodriguez stats
Jeffrey Craig stepped into the octagon with an undefeated record of 3 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 1 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Ernesto Rodriguez made his way to the cage with a record of 4 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 1 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Craig had a slight advantage in power over Rodriguez, with a 33% knock out percentage over Rodriguez's 25%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested that Craig and Rodriguez would have been pretty equal, both with a 0% submission rate.
Jeffrey Craig was the younger man by 25 years, at years old.
Craig had a height advantage of 3 inches over Rodriguez.
Craig was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 2 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2019, 1 year and 5 months earlier than Rodriguez, whose first professional fight was in 2021. He had fought 5 less professional rounds, 7 to Rodriguez's 12.
Craig's last 3 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 2 months and 19 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 4 months and 28 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 7 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.3 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Craig vs Rodriguez?
Jeffrey Craig was a 2/5 (-250) favourite going into the contest, while Ernesto Rodriguez made his way into the ring at 9/5 (+180) with oddsmakers.