Tape rankings @ 175 Catchweight
Who won Page vs Houston?
Michael Page beat Ross Houston by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest during the co-main event of Bellator 248, on Saturday 10th October 2020 at Accor Arena in Paris.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Michael Page.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the 175 Catchweight division, which meant the weight limit was 175 pounds (12.5 stone or 79.4 KG).
Page vs Houston stats
Michael Page stepped into the octagon with a record of 17 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 11 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.
Ross Houston made his way to the cage with an unblemished record of 8 wins and 0 draws and 3 by submission.
The stats suggested Page had a massive power advantage over Houston, boasting at 65% knock out percentage over Houston's 0%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Houston had an advantage over Page, with a 38% submission rate over Page's 18%.
Michael Page was the older man by 3 years, at 35 years old.
Page had a height advantage of 1 inch over Houston. That also extended to a 5-inch reach advantage.
Page was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 10 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 4 years and 1 month earlier than Houston, whose first professional fight was in 2016. He had fought 15 more professional rounds, 42 to Houston's 27.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Michael Page had been fighting more than Ross Houston.
Going to this contest, Michael Page had last fought 3 years, 1 month and 30 days ago, while Ross Houston's last outing had been 3 years, 4 months and 28 days ago.
Page's last 4 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 6 months and 1 day, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 1 month and 15 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.5 rounds on average.
Houston's last 4 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 8 months and 23 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 2 months and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 15 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3.8 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Page vs Houston?
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