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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 octagon 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 cage 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 an advantage in power over Ray, with a 44% knock out percentage over Ray's 26%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Ray had a slight advantage over Pettis, with a 35% 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 5 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 form
Stevie Ray had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Olivier Aubin Mercier at PFL 2022 #10 -World Championship on 25th November 2022 by knockout in the 2nd round at Hulu Theater, Madison Square Garden, New York, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Anthony Pettis at PFL 2022 #7 on 5th August 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden, New York City.
Going into that 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.
Before that, he had been beaten by Alex Martinez at PFL 2022 #1 on 20th April 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Esports Stadium Arlington, Arlington.
He had beat 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.
Pettis' last 4 fights had come over a period of 6 years, 4 months and 22 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 7 months and 7 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.5 rounds on average.
Ray's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 1 month and 4 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 26 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 13 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.6 rounds on average.
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