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Who won Flores vs Spohn?
Ty Flores beat Dan Spohn by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest during the prelims of PFL 4, on Thursday 8th June 2023 at Overtime Elite Arena in Atlanta.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Ty Flores.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 205 pounds (14.6 stone or 93 KG).
Flores vs Spohn stats
Ty Flores stepped into the octagon with a record of 12 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, 2 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.
Dan Spohn made his way to the cage with a record of 18 wins, 8 loses and 1 draw, with 7 of those wins by knock out and 5 by submission.
The stats suggested Spohn had a large advantage in power over Flores, boosting at 39% knock out percentage over Flores' 17%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Spohn had a slight advantage over Flores, with a 28% submission rate over Flores' 25%.
Ty Flores was the younger man by 10 years, at 29 years old.
Spohn had a height advantage of 1 inch over Flores. That also extended to a 4-inch reach advantage.
Flores was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 11 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2015, 5 year and 5 months later than Spohn, whose first professional fight was in 2009. He had fought 33 less professional rounds, 41 to Spohn's 74.
Spohn's last 2 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 7 months and 9 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 3 months and 21 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 5 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.5 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Flores vs Spohn?
Ty Flores was a 2/5 (-250) favourite going into the contest, while Dan Spohn made his way into the ring at 7/4 (+180) with oddsmakers.