Tape rankings @ Bantamweight
Who won Gomes vs Askar?
Askar Askar beat Leandro Gomes by split decision in their 3 round contest, during the main event of LFA 118, on Friday 12th November 2021 at Los Angeles-Burbank Marriott Convention Center in Burbank.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Askar Askar.
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).
Gomes vs Askar stats
Leandro Gomes stepped into the ring with a record of 6 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 2 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 2 by submission.
Askar Askar made his way to the ring with a record of 11 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 5 of those wins by knock out and 1 by submission.
The stats suggested Askar had advantage in power over Gomes, with a 45% knock out percentage over Gomes' 33%.
Leandro Gomes was the older man by 4 years, at 31 years old.
Gomes' experience as a professional fighter was relatively equal to Askar's, having had 6 less fights, and made his debut in 2016, 7 months later than Askar, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He had fought 16 more professional rounds, 16 to Askar's 0.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Askar Askar had been fighting more than Leandro Gomes.
Going to this contest, Leandro Gomes had last fought 1 year, 10 months and 8 days ago, while Askar Askar's last outing had been 11 months and 21 days ago.
Gomes' last 2 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 3 months and 24 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 1 month and 26 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.
Askar's last 2 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 7 months and 23 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 27 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 5 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.5 rounds on average.