Tape rankings @ Lightweight
Who won Johnson vs Kopera?
Lukasz Kopera beat Aaron Johnson by submission in the 3rd round during the prelims of Cage Warriors 146, on Saturday 12th November 2022 at Bec Arena in Manchester.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 155 pounds (11.1 stone or 70.3 KG).
Johnson vs Kopera stats
Aaron Johnson stepped into the octagon with a record of 6 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 1 by submission.
Lukasz Kopera made his way to the cage with a record of 10 wins, 7 loses and 0 draws, with 3 of those wins by knock out and 4 by submission.
The stats suggested Johnson had a massive power advantage over Kopera, boasting at 67% knock out percentage over Kopera's 30%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Kopera had a large advantage over Johnson, boosting at 40% submission rate over Johnson's 17%.
Aaron Johnson was the younger man by 34 years, at years old.
Johnson was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 9 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2015, 7 year and 7 months later than Kopera, whose first professional fight was in . He had fought 23 less professional rounds, 18 to Kopera's 41.
What were the odds on Johnson vs Kopera?
Aaron Johnson was a 3/4 (-130) favourite going into the contest, while Lukasz Kopera made his way into the ring at 1/1 (-100) with oddsmakers.