Tape rankings @ Bantamweight
Who won Dias vs Sweeney?
John Sweeney beat Ricardo Dias by split decision in their 3 round contest, during the co-main event of LFA 137, on Friday 29th July 2022 at Commerce Casino in Commerce.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner John Sweeney.
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).
Dias vs Sweeney stats
Ricardo Dias stepped into the ring with a record of 10 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 4 by submission.
John Sweeney made his way to the ring with a record of 10 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 5 of those wins by knock out and 2 by submission.
The stats suggested Sweeney had a slight advantage in power over Dias, with a 50% knock out percentage over Dias' 40%.
Ricardo Dias was the older man by 4 years, at 31 years old.
Dias had a height advantage of 1 inch over Sweeney.
Dias was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 1 more fights, and made his debut in 2011, 5 years and 3 months earlier than Sweeney, whose first professional fight was in 2017. He had fought 1 more professional rounds, 26 to Sweeney's 25.
Dias' last 3 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 11 months and 15 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 26 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.7 rounds on average.