Tape rankings @ Light Heavyweight
Who won Trainer vs Alsina?
Luke Trainer beat Lucas Alsina by submission in the 1st round during the prelims of Bellator Milan, on Saturday 29th October 2022 at Allianz Cloud Arena in Milan.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 205 pounds (14.6 stone or 93 KG).
Trainer vs Alsina stats
Luke Trainer stepped into the octagon with a record of 5 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 3 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 2 by submission.
Lucas Alsina made his way to the cage with a record of 11 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 7 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Alsina had a slight advantage in power over Trainer, with a 64% knock out percentage over Trainer's 60%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Trainer had a massive advantage over Alsina, boasting at 40% submission rate over Alsina's 0%.
Luke Trainer was the younger man by 10 years, at 26 years old.
Trainer had a height advantage of 3 inches over Alsina.
Trainer was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 8 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2019, 5 year and 6 months later than Alsina, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 15 less professional rounds, 12 to Alsina's 27.
Trainer's last 2 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 1 month and 23 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 28 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 5 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.5 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Trainer vs Alsina?
Luke Trainer was a 1/8 (-770) favourite going into the contest, while Lucas Alsina made his way into the ring at 9/2 (+450) with oddsmakers.