Tape rankings @ Middleweight
Who won Edwards vs Neto?
Fabian Edwards beat Falco Neto by , during the co-main event of Bellator Birmingham, on Saturday 4th May 2019 at Resorts World Arena in Birmingham.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Fabian Edwards.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 185 pounds (13.2 stone or 83.9 KG).
Edwards vs Neto stats
Fabian Edwards stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 6 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 2 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.
Falco Neto made his way to the ring with a record of 11 wins, 9 loses and 0 draws, with 7 of those wins by knock out and 2 by submission.
The stats suggested Neto had a massive power advantage over Edwards, boosting at 64% knock out percentage over Edwards' 33%.
Fabian Edwards was the younger man by 8 years, at 28 years old.
Edwards had a height advantage of 3 inches over Neto. That also extended to a 7-inch reach advantage.
Edwards was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 14 less fights, and made his debut in 2017, 8 year and 5 months later than Neto, whose first professional fight was in 2008. He had fought 7 less professional rounds, 19 to Neto's 26.
Edwards' last 2 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 7 months and 8 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 3 months and 20 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 4 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.