Tape rankings @ Cullen vs Amaury Junior
Who won Cullen vs Amaury Junior?
Adam Cullen beat Amaury Junior by during the main card of Cage Warriors 160 – Manchester, on Friday 29th September 2023 at BEC Arena in Manchester.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Adam Cullen.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Cullen vs Amaury Junior division, which meant the weight limit was pounds (0 stone or 0 KG).
Cullen vs Amaury Junior stats
Adam Cullen stepped into the octagon with an undefeated record of 6 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 2 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 4 by submission.
Amaury Junior made his way to the cage with a record of 16 wins, 10 loses and 0 draws, with 3 of those wins by knock out and 12 by submission.
The stats suggested Cullen had an advantage in power over Amaury Junior, with a 33% knock out percentage over Amaury Junior's 19%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Amaury Junior had a slight advantage over Cullen, with a 75% submission rate over Cullen's 67%.
Adam Cullen was the younger man by 35 years, at years old.
Cullen was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 20 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2020, 15 year and 3 months later than Amaury Junior, whose first professional fight was in 2005. He had fought 41 less professional rounds, 10 to Amaury Junior's 51.
Cullen vs Amaury Junior form
Cullen had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going to the judges twice.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Dumitru Girlean at Cage Warriors 152 on 15th April 2023 by knockout in the 3rd round at BEC Arena, Manchester, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had won against Martin Causse at Cage Warriors 146 on 12th November 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at Bec Arena, Manchester.
Going into that contest, he had beat Arnaud Kherfallah at Cage Warriors 137 on 27th May 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at Charter Hall, Colchester, England.
Before that, he had defeated Ndiaye El Hadji at Cage Warriors 136 on 2nd April 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at BEC Arena, Manchester, United Kingdom.
He had won against Mikail Bayram at Cage Warriors 131 on 10th December 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at London, England.
Cullen's last 5 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 11 months and 28 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 4 months and 25 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 7 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.4 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Cullen vs Amaury Junior?
Adam Cullen was a 1/4 (-430) favourite going into the contest, while Amaury Junior made his way into the ring at 11/4 (+300) with oddsmakers.