Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Talundzic vs Frunza?
Daniel Frunza beat Haris Talundzic by during the main event of LFA 170, on Friday 27th October 2023 at Dobson Arena in Vail.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Daniel Frunza.
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).
Talundzic vs Frunza stats
Haris Talundzic stepped into the octagon with a record of 6 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws and 3 by submission.
Daniel Frunza made his way to the cage with a record of 6 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 5 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Frunza had a massive power advantage over Talundzic, boosting at 83% knock out percentage over Talundzic's 0%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Talundzic had a massive advantage over Frunza, boasting at 50% submission rate over Frunza's 0%.
Haris Talundzic was the younger man by 2 years, at 27 years old.
Talundzic was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 1 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2019, 3 year and 8 months later than Frunza, whose first professional fight was in 2016. He had fought 2 more professional rounds, 19 to Frunza's 17.
Talundzic vs Frunza form
Haris Talundzic had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Omoyele Gonzalez at LFA 147 on 18th November 2022 by in the 1st round at WinnaVegas Casino Resort, Sloan, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Chris Brown at LFA 141 on 9th September 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Dobson Arena, Vail.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Bahatebole Batebolati at LFA 133 on 3rd June 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Magness Arena, Denver.
Before that, he had beat Brock Smith at LFA 116 on 22nd October 2021 by unanimous decision in the 2nd round at Dobson Arena, Vail.
He had won against Gabriel Gideon at LFA 109 on 4th June 2021 by unanimous decision in the 1st round at Grand Hotel Casino & Resort, Shawnee.
Talundzic's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 5 months and 29 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 1 day. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Talundzic vs Frunza?
Haris Talundzic was a 4/9 (-230) favourite going into the contest, while Daniel Frunza made his way into the ring at 13/8 (+160) with oddsmakers.