Tape rankings @ Bantamweight
Who won Lopes vs Costa?
Rafael Costa beat Wallace Lopes by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest during the main card of LFA 136, on Friday 15th July 2022 at CIDE Casa Branca in Caraguatatuba.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Rafael Costa.
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).
Lopes vs Costa stats
Wallace Lopes stepped into the octagon with a record of 9 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.
Rafael Costa made his way to the cage with a record of 12 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 6 of those wins by knock out and 5 by submission.
The stats suggested Lopes had an advantage in power over Costa, with a 67% knock out percentage over Costa's 50%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Costa had a slight advantage over Lopes, with a 42% submission rate over Lopes' 33%.
Wallace Lopes was the older man by 1 year, at 26 years old.
Lopes had a height advantage of 2 inches over Costa.
Lopes was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 4 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2017, 1 year and 9 months later than Costa, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He had fought 4 less professional rounds, 25 to Costa's 29.
What were the odds on Lopes vs Costa?
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