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Who won Pettis vs Ray II?
Stevie Ray beat Anthony Pettis by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest during the main event of PFL 2022 #7, on Friday 5th August 2022 at Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York City.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Stevie Ray.
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).
Pettis vs Ray II stats
Anthony Pettis stepped into the octagon with a record of 25 wins, 13 loses and 0 draws, 11 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 8 by submission.
Stevie Ray made his way to the cage with a record of 24 wins, 10 loses and 0 draws, with 6 of those wins by knock out and 9 by submission.
The stats suggested Pettis had an advantage in power over Ray, with a 44% knock out percentage over Ray's 25%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Ray had a slight advantage over Pettis, with a 38% submission rate over Pettis' 32%.
Anthony Pettis was the older man by 3 years, at 36 years old.
Pettis had 3-inch reach advantage.
Pettis was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 4 more fights, and made his debut in , 13 years and 2 months earlier than Ray, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He had fought 4 more professional rounds, 85 to Ray's 81.
Pettis vs Ray II form
Anthony Pettis had beaten 1 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Stevie Ray at PFL 2022 #5 on 24th June 2022 by in the 2nd round at Overtime Elite Arena, Atlanta, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Myles Price at PFL 2022 #3 on 6th May 2022 by in the 1st round at Esports Stadium Arlington, Arlington.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Raush Manfio at PFL 2021 #6 on 25th June 2021 by split decision in their 3 round contest at Ocean Casino Resort, Atlantic City.
Before that, he had lost to Clay Collard at PFL 2021 #1 on 23rd April 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Ocean Casino Resort, Atlantic City.
He had been beaten by Diego Ferreira at UFC 246 on 18th January 2020 by unanimous decision in the 2nd round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.
Stevie Ray had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had won against Anthony Pettis at PFL 2022 #5 on 24th June 2022 by submission in the 2nd round at Overtime Elite Arena, Atlanta, United States.
Previous to that, he had lost to Alex Martinez at PFL 2022 #1 on 20th April 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Esports Stadium Arlington, Arlington.
Going into that contest, he had won against Michael Johnson at UFC on ESPN+ 20 on 26th October 2019 by majority decision in their 3 round contest at Singapore Indoor Stadium, Kallang, Singapore.
Before that, he had been beaten by Paul Felder at UFC Fight Night 113 on 16th July 2017 by knockout in the 1st round at SSE Hydro Arena, Glasgow, Scotland.
He had beat Joe Lauzon at UFC Fight Night 108 on 22nd April 2017 by majority decision in their 3 round contest at Bridgestone Arena, Nashville, United States.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Anthony Pettis had been fighting more than Stevie Ray.
Going to this contest, Anthony Pettis had last fought 1 year and 3 months ago, while Stevie Ray's last outing had been 1 year and 3 months ago.
Pettis' last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 8 months and 6 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 8 months and 26 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 11 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.2 rounds on average.
Ray's last 5 fights had come over a period of 6 years, 5 months and 2 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 3 months and 14 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 12 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.4 rounds on average.
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