Tape rankings @ Bantamweight
Who won Kelly vs Eglin?
Sam Kelly beat Jack Eglin by submission in the 2nd 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 Bantamweight division, which meant the weight limit was 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
Kelly vs Eglin stats
Sam Kelly stepped into the octagon with a record of 2 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 1 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 1 by submission.
Jack Eglin made his way to the cage with an unblemished record of 0 wins and 0 draws.
The stats suggested Kelly had a massive power advantage over Eglin, boasting at 50% knock out percentage over Eglin's 0%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Kelly had a massive advantage over Eglin, boasting at 50% submission rate over Eglin's 0%.
Sam Kelly was the older man by 28 years, at 28 years old.
Kelly was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 3 more fights, and made his debut in 2021, 2 year and 2 months later than Eglin, whose first professional fight was in . He had fought 11 more professional rounds, 11 to Eglin's 0.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Jack Eglin had been fighting more than Sam Kelly.
Going to this contest, Sam Kelly had last fought 1 year and 20 days ago, while Jack Eglin's last outing had been 1 year and 8 months ago.
What were the odds on Kelly vs Eglin?
Sam Kelly was a 2/1 (+230) underdog going into the contest, while Jack Eglin made his way into the ring at 4/11 (-310) with oddsmakers.