Tape rankings @ Featherweight
Who won Almeida vs Soto?
Johnny Soto beat Weber Almeida by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the prelims of Bellator 258, on Friday 7th May 2021 at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Johnny Soto.
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).
Almeida vs Soto stats
Weber Almeida stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 5 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Johnny Soto made his way to the ring with a record of 3 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 1 of those wins by knock out and 2 by submission.
The stats suggested Almeida had a massive power advantage over Soto, boasting at 80% knock out percentage over Soto's 33%.
Weber Almeida was the older man by 5 years, at 34 years old.
Soto had a height advantage of 2 inches over Almeida.
Almeida was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 1 more fights, and made his debut in 2015, 3 years and 8 months earlier than Soto, whose first professional fight was in 2019. He had fought 5 less professional rounds, 7 to Soto's 12.