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Who won Ray vs Lauzon?
Stevie Ray beat Joe Lauzon by majority decision in their 3 round contest during the main card of UFC Fight Night 108, on Saturday 22nd April 2017 at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville.
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).
Ray vs Lauzon stats
Stevie Ray stepped into the octagon with a record of 20 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 8 by submission.
Joe Lauzon made his way to the cage with a record of 27 wins, 12 loses and 0 draws, with 8 of those wins by knock out and 17 by submission.
The stats suggested that Ray and Lauzon have similar power, both with a 30% knock out percentage.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Lauzon had a large advantage over Ray, boosting at 63% submission rate over Ray's 40%.
Stevie Ray was the younger man by 6 years, at 33 years old.
Lauzon had 1-inch reach advantage.
Ray was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 13 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2010, 6 year and 4 months later than Lauzon, whose first professional fight was in 2004. He had fought 4 more professional rounds, 81 to Lauzon's 77.
Lauzon's last 2 fights had come over a period of 7 years, 4 months and 28 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 3 years, 8 months and 14 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 4 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Ray vs Lauzon?
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