Tape rankings @ Lightweight
Who won Miranda vs Wilson?
Richie Miranda beat James Wilson by split decision in their 3 round contest during the main card of LFA 148, on Friday 9th December 2022 at The Commerce Casino & Hotel in Commerce.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Richie Miranda.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 155 pounds (11.1 stone or 70.3 KG).
Miranda vs Wilson stats
Richie Miranda stepped into the octagon with an undefeated record of 5 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 3 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 2 by submission.
James Wilson made his way to the cage with a record of 4 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 2 of those wins by knock out and 1 by submission.
The stats suggested Miranda had a slight advantage in power over Wilson, with a 60% knock out percentage over Wilson's 50%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Miranda had an advantage over Wilson, with a 40% submission rate over Wilson's 25%.
Richie Miranda was the younger man by 30 years, at years old.
Miranda's experience as a professional fighter was relatively equal to Wilson's, having had the same amount of fights, and made his debut in 2021, 1 year and 4 months later than Wilson, whose first professional fight was in 2019. He had fought 6 more professional rounds, 15 to Wilson's 9.
Miranda's last 3 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 1 month and 17 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 8 months and 16 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 5 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.7 rounds on average.
Wilson's last 2 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 6 months and 20 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 3 months and 12 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Miranda vs Wilson?
Richie Miranda was a 21/50 (-240) favourite going into the contest, while James Wilson made his way into the ring at 13/8 (+160) with oddsmakers.