Tape rankings @ Lightweight
Who won Pettis vs Ray?
Stevie Ray beat Anthony Pettis by submission in the 2nd round, during the co-main event of PFL 2022 #5, on Friday 24th June 2022 at Overtime Elite Arena in Atlanta.
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 stats
Anthony Pettis stepped into the ring with a record of 25 wins, 12 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 ring with a record of 23 wins, 10 loses and 0 draws, with 6 of those wins by knock out and 8 by submission.
The stats suggested Pettis had advantage in power over Ray, with a 44% knock out percentage over Ray's 26%.
Anthony Pettis was the older man by 3 years, at 35 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 , 11 years and 11 months earlier than Ray, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He had fought 14 more professional rounds, 83 to Ray's 69.
Pettis vs Ray form
Anthony Pettis had beaten 1 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had beat Myles Price at PFL 2022 #3 on 6th May 2022 by in the 1st round at Esports Stadium Arlington, Arlington, United States.
Previous to that, 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.
Going into that contest, 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.
Before that, 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.
He had lost to Nate Diaz at UFC 241 on 17th August 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Honda Center, Anaheim.
Pettis' last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 10 months and 8 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 27 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 12 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.4 rounds on average.
Ray's last 4 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 2 months and 3 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 3 months and 17 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.5 rounds on average.