Tape rankings @ Middleweight
Who won Elliott vs McCormac?
Oban Elliott beat Sean McCormac by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest during the prelims of Cage Warriors 145, on Friday 4th November 2022 at Indigo at the O2 in London.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Oban Elliott.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 185 pounds (13.2 stone or 83.9 KG).
Elliott vs McCormac stats
Oban Elliott stepped into the octagon with a record of 6 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 2 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.
Sean McCormac made his way to the cage with a record of 2 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws.
The stats suggested Elliott had a massive power advantage over McCormac, boasting at 33% knock out percentage over McCormac's 0%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Elliott had a massive advantage over McCormac, boasting at 50% submission rate over McCormac's 0%.
Oban Elliott was the younger man by 27 years, at years old.
Elliott was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 5 more fights, and made his debut in 2019, 2 years and 5 months earlier than McCormac, whose first professional fight was in 2021. He had fought 9 more professional rounds, 20 to McCormac's 11.
Elliott vs McCormac form
Elliott had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going to the judges 3 times.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Matthew Bonner at Cage Warriors 142 on 13th August 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at EBBW Vale Centre, Wales.
Previous to that, he had defeated Herkus Lukosiunas at Cage Warriors 138 on 28th May 2022 by unanimous decision in the 1st round at Charter Hall, Colchester, England.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Madars Fleminas at Cage Warriors 131 on 10th December 2021 by knockout in the 2nd round at London.
Before that, he had beat George McManus at Cage Warriors 127 on 30th September 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at York Hall, London.
He had won against James Lilley at Cage Warriors 108 on 12th October 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Viola Arena, Cardiff, Wales.
Elliott's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 11 months and 15 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 16 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.6 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Elliott vs McCormac?
Oban Elliott was a 1/14 (-1400) favourite going into the contest, while Sean McCormac made his way into the ring at 13/2 (+650) with oddsmakers.