Tape rankings @ Bantamweight
Who won McKee vs McPadden?
Mitchell McKee beat Sean McPadden by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest during the main event of LFA 168, on Friday 22nd September 2023 at Mystic Lake Casino Hotel in Prior Lake.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Mitchell McKee.
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).
McKee vs McPadden stats
Mitchell McKee stepped into the octagon with an undefeated record of 4 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Sean McPadden made his way to the cage with a record of 6 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 1 of those wins by knock out and 5 by submission.
The stats suggested McKee had a massive power advantage over McPadden, boasting at 100% knock out percentage over McPadden's 17%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested McPadden had a massive advantage over McKee, boosting at 83% submission rate over McKee's 0%.
Mitchell McKee was the younger man by 3 years, at 25 years old.
McKee was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 3 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2009, 9 years and 1 month earlier than McPadden, whose first professional fight was in 2018. He had fought 4 less professional rounds, 10 to McPadden's 14.
McKee's last 4 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 9 months and 20 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 5 months and 13 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 7 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.8 rounds on average.
McPadden's last 2 fights had come over a period of 3 years and 26 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 6 months and 14 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 3 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.5 rounds on average.
What were the odds on McKee vs McPadden?
Mitchell McKee was a 2/9 (-480) favourite going into the contest, while Sean McPadden made his way into the ring at 3/1 (+340) with oddsmakers.