Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Ross vs Turner?
Alonzo Turner beat Austin Ross by submission in the 2nd round during the prelims of LFA 155, on Friday 24th March 2023 at Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino in Niagara Falls.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 170 pounds (12.1 stone or 77.1 KG).
Ross vs Turner stats
Austin Ross stepped into the octagon with an undefeated record of 0 wins, zero loses and 0 draws.
Alonzo Turner made his way to the cage with an unblemished record of 6 wins and 0 draws, with 1 of those by knock out and 2 by submission.
The stats suggested Turner had an advantage in power over Ross, with a 17% knock out percentage over Ross' 0%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Turner had a massive advantage over Ross, boosting at 33% submission rate over Ross' 0%.
Austin Ross was the younger man by 27 years, at years old.
Ross was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 6 fewer fights, and made his debut in , 2 years and 8 months earlier than Turner, whose first professional fight was in 2021. He had fought 3 less professional rounds, 0 to Turner's 3.
Ross' last 2 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 9 months and 5 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 10 months and 17 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Ross vs Turner?
Austin Ross was a 12/5 (+240) underdog going into the contest, while Alonzo Turner made his way into the ring at 2/7 (-340) with oddsmakers.