Tape rankings @ Bantamweight
Who won Dias vs Tanaka?
Michinori Tanaka beat Ricardo Dias by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the main event of LFA 117, on Friday 5th November 2021 at Visalia Convention Center in Visalia.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Michinori Tanaka.
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 Tanaka 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.
Michinori Tanaka made his way to the ring with a record of 13 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws and 6 by submission.
The stats suggested Dias had a massive power advantage over Tanaka, boasting at 40% knock out percentage over Tanaka's 0%.
Ricardo Dias was the same age as Michinori Tanaka, at 31 years old.
Dias had a height advantage of 3 inches over Tanaka.
Dias was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 2 less fights, and made his debut in 2011, 1 year and 1 month later than Tanaka, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He had fought 18 less professional rounds, 26 to Tanaka's 44.
Dias' last 2 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 8 months and 20 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 10 months and 10 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 5 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.5 rounds on average.