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Who won Lawlor vs Young?
Tom Lawlor beat Jordan Young by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the prelims of PFL 2021 #5, on Thursday 17th June 2021 at Ocean Casino Resort in Atlantic City.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Tom Lawlor.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 205 pounds (14.6 stone or 93 KG).
Lawlor vs Young stats
Tom Lawlor stepped into the ring with a record of 10 wins, 7 loses and 0 draws, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 4 by submission.
Jordan Young made his way to the ring with a record of 11 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws and 9 by submission.
The stats suggested Lawlor had a massive power advantage over Young, boasting at 40% knock out percentage over Young's 0%.
Tom Lawlor was the older man by 12 years, at 39 years old.
Young had a height advantage of 4 inches over Lawlor. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Lawlor was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 5 more fights, and made his debut in 2007, 7 years and 8 months earlier than Young, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He had fought 26 less professional rounds, 0 to Young's 26.
Young's last 2 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 2 months and 4 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 7 months and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 4 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.