Tape rankings @ Bantamweight
Who won Matsumoto vs Basilio?
Jean Matsumoto beat Marlon Basilio by submission in the 2nd round during the main card of LFA 154, on Friday 10th March 2023 at Ginásio do Polvilho in Cajamar.
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).
Matsumoto vs Basilio stats
Jean Matsumoto stepped into the octagon with an undefeated record of 11 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 3 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 4 by submission.
Marlon Basilio made his way to the cage with an unblemished record of 7 wins and 0 draws, with 6 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Basilio had a massive power advantage over Matsumoto, boosting at 86% knock out percentage over Matsumoto's 27%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Matsumoto had a massive advantage over Basilio, boasting at 36% submission rate over Basilio's 0%.
Jean Matsumoto was the younger man by 26 years, at years old.
Matsumoto was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 4 more fights, and made his debut in 2018, 2 year and 1 month later than Basilio, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He had fought 26 more professional rounds, 37 to Basilio's 11.
What were the odds on Matsumoto vs Basilio?
Jean Matsumoto was a 2/9 (-450) favourite going into the contest, while Marlon Basilio made his way into the ring at 3/1 (+300) with oddsmakers.