Tape rankings @ Bantamweight
Who won Evans vs Eglin?
Jack Eglin beat Rory Evans by during the main card of Cage Warriors 156, on Saturday 1st July 2023 at Vale Sports Arena in Cardiff.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Jack Eglin.
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).
Evans vs Eglin stats
Rory Evans stepped into the octagon with a record of 5 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 1 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 2 by submission.
Jack Eglin made his way to the cage with an unblemished record of 0 wins and 0 draws.
The stats suggested Evans had an advantage in power over Eglin, with a 20% knock out percentage over Eglin's 0%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Evans had a massive advantage over Eglin, boasting at 40% submission rate over Eglin's 0%.
Rory Evans was the older man by 30 years, at 30 years old.
Evans was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 8 more fights, and made his debut in 2016, 6 year and 9 months later than Eglin, whose first professional fight was in . He had fought 16 more professional rounds, 16 to Eglin's 0.
Evans' last 4 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 6 months and 20 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 1 month and 20 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 7 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.8 rounds on average.
Eglin's last 3 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 5 months and 20 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 5 months and 28 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 5 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.7 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Evans vs Eglin?
Rory Evans was a 7/4 (+180) underdog going into the contest, while Jack Eglin made his way into the ring at 4/9 (-230) with oddsmakers.