Tape rankings @ Lightweight
Who won Jones vs Turner?
Jacobi Jones beat Christian Turner by submission in the 2nd round during the main card of LFA 144, on Friday 14th October 2022 at Sanford Pentagon in Sioux Falls.
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).
Jones vs Turner stats
Jacobi Jones stepped into the octagon with a record of 4 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 1 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 1 by submission.
Christian Turner made his way to the cage with an unblemished record of 0 wins and 0 draws.
The stats suggested Jones had a large advantage in power over Turner, boasting at 25% knock out percentage over Turner's 0%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Jones had a large advantage over Turner, boasting at 25% submission rate over Turner's 0%.
Jacobi Jones was the older man by 5 years, at 26 years old.
Turner had a height advantage of 1 inch over Jones.
Jones was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 5 more fights, and made his debut in 2021, 1 year and 10 months later than Turner, whose first professional fight was in . He had fought 9 more professional rounds, 9 to Turner's 0.
Jones' last 4 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 8 months and 1 day, meaning he had been fighting on average every 5 months and 1 day. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Jones vs Turner?
Jacobi Jones was a 3/4 (-130) favourite going into the contest, while Christian Turner made his way into the ring at 19/20 (-110) with oddsmakers.