Brad Katona
Katona
Canada flag
Jan 20 2024
Saturday

Scotiabank Arena, Toronto, Canada

Prelim
3 rounds contest @ Bantamweight
Garrett Armfield
Armfield
United States flag
13-2-0
UD 3
UD 3
9-3-0

The tape

32
Age
27
5' 6" / 168 cm
Height
5' 7" / 170 cm
64.6" / 164 cm
Reach
70.9" / 180 cm

Tape record

UDUDSDUDSUB
Form
KOSUBKOSDSUB
13
Wins
9
1
By KO
6
8
KO%
67
3
By SUB
2
23
SUB%
22
2
Loses
3
0
Stopped
0
0
Tapped
2
0
Draws
0
2014
Debut
2018
15
Bouts
12
45
Rounds
19
3 hours, 36 minutes
Fight Time
1 hours, 6 minutes

Tape rankings @ Bantamweight

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UFC
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Brad Katona vs Garrett Armfield report

Who won Katona vs Armfield?

Garrett Armfield beat Brad Katona by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest during the prelims of UFC 297, on Saturday 20th January 2024 at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto.

The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Garrett Armfield.

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).

Katona vs Armfield stats

Brad Katona stepped into the octagon with a record of 13 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 1 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.

Garrett Armfield made his way to the cage with a record of 9 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 6 of those wins by knock out and 2 by submission.

The stats suggested Armfield had a massive power advantage over Katona, boosting at 67% knock out percentage over Katona's 8%.

If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Katona had a slight advantage over Armfield, with a 23% submission rate over Armfield's 22%.

Brad Katona was the older man by 5 years, at 32 years old.

Armfield had a height advantage of 1 inch over Katona. That also extended to a 6-inch reach advantage.

Katona was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 3 more fights, and made his debut in 2014, 3 years and 10 months earlier than Armfield, whose first professional fight was in 2018. He had fought 26 more professional rounds, 48 to Armfield's 22.

Activity check

In terms of activity leading into the fight, Garrett Armfield had been fighting more than Brad Katona.

Going to this contest, Brad Katona had last fought 6 months and 11 days ago, while Garrett Armfield's last outing had been 6 months and 4 days ago.

Katona's last 3 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 7 months and 24 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 10 months and 19 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.

Armfield's last 3 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 9 months and 6 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 7 months and 4 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.

What were the odds on Katona vs Armfield?

Brad Katona was a 11/25 (-230) favourite going into the contest, while Garrett Armfield made his way into the ring at 187/100 (+190) with oddsmakers.

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