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Who won Musumeci vs Brooks?
Mikey Musumeci beat Jarred Brooks by submission in the 1st round during the co-main event of ONE Fight Night 13, on Friday 4th August 2023 at Lumpinee Boxing Stadium in Bangkok.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 1 rounds in the Flyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 125 pounds (8.9 stone or 56.7 KG).
This contest was for the One Championship flyweight championship.
Musumeci vs Brooks stats
Mikey Musumeci stepped into the octagon with an undefeated record of 0 wins, zero loses and 0 draws.
Jarred Brooks made his way to the cage with a record of 20 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 2 of those wins by knock out and 8 by submission.
The stats suggested Brooks had a slight advantage in power over Musumeci, with a 10% knock out percentage over Musumeci's 0%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Brooks had a massive advantage over Musumeci, boosting at 40% submission rate over Musumeci's 0%.
Mikey Musumeci was the younger man by 3 years, at 27 years old.
Musumeci was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 22 fewer fights, and made his debut in , 9 years and 1 month earlier than Brooks, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He had fought 52 less professional rounds, 0 to Brooks' 52.
Musumeci vs Brooks form
Jarred Brooks had beaten 5 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Joshua Pacio at ONE Championship 164 on 3rd December 2022 by unanimous decision in their ONE Strawweight championship fight at Singapore Indoor Stadium, Singapore.
Previous to that, he had defeated Bokang Masunyane at ONE Championship – Reloaded on 22nd April 2022 by submission in the 1st round at Singapore Indoor Stadium.
Going into that contest, he had beat Hiroshi Minowa at ONE Championship – Only the Brave on 28th January 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Singapore Indoor Stadium.
Before that, he had won against Lito Adiwang at ONE Championship – Gold Rush on 26th November 2021 by submission in the 2nd round at Singapore Indoor Stadium.
He had beat Haruo Ochi at Bellator 237 on 28th December 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan.
Musumeci's last 3 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 5 months and 8 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 5 months and 24 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 3 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1 rounds on average.
Brooks' last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 9 months and 2 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 1 day. In those fights, he fought a total of 14 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.8 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Musumeci vs Brooks?
Mikey Musumeci was a 1/14 (-1400) favourite going into the contest, while Jarred Brooks made his way into the ring at 6/1 (+640) with oddsmakers.