Tape rankings @ Featherweight
Who won Pico vs Edwards?
Aaron Pico beat Adli Edwards by , during the main card of Bellator 277, on Friday 15th April 2022 at SAP Center in San Jose.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Aaron Pico.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 145 pounds (10.4 stone or 65.8 KG).
Pico vs Edwards stats
Aaron Pico stepped into the ring with a record of 9 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 2 by submission.
Adli Edwards made his way to the ring with a record of 9 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 2 of those wins by knock out and 3 by submission.
The stats suggested Pico had a massive power advantage over Edwards, boasting at 67% knock out percentage over Edwards' 22%.
Aaron Pico was the younger man by 7 years, at 25 years old.
Edwards had a height advantage of 3 inches over Pico.
Pico was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 2 more fights, and made his debut in , 5 years and 9 months earlier than Edwards, whose first professional fight was in 2016. He had fought 2 less professional rounds, 22 to Edwards' 24.
Pico vs Edwards form
Pico had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going to the judges 3 times.
In his last fight before this contest, he had won against Justin Gonzales at Bellator 271 on 12th November 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Hollywood, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Aiden Lee at Bellator 260 on 11th June 2021 by unanimous decision in the 3rd round at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville.
Going into that contest, he had beat Solo Hatley Jr at Bellator 242 on 24th July 2020 by unanimous decision in the 1st round at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville.
Before that, he had been beaten by Henry Corrales at Bellator 214 on 26th January 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at The Forum, Los Angeles.
He had defeated Leandro Higo at Bellator 206 on 29th September 2018 by knockout in the 1st round at SAP Center, San Jose.
Pico's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 10 months and 13 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 9 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.8 rounds on average.