Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Fuller vs Frunza?
Daniel Frunza beat Jalin Fuller by during the co-main event of LFA 164, on Friday 4th August 2023 at Southwest University Park in El Paso.
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).
Fuller vs Frunza stats
Jalin Fuller stepped into the octagon with a record of 7 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 3 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.
Daniel Frunza made his way to the cage with a record of 5 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 4 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Frunza had a massive power advantage over Fuller, boosting at 80% knock out percentage over Fuller's 43%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Fuller had a massive advantage over Frunza, boasting at 43% submission rate over Frunza's 0%.
Jalin Fuller was the younger man by 29 years, at years old.
Fuller had a height advantage of 1 inch over Frunza.
Fuller was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 2 more fights, and made his debut in 2019, 2 year and 10 months later than Frunza, whose first professional fight was in 2016. He had fought 8 more professional rounds, 22 to Frunza's 14.
Fuller vs Frunza form
Jalin Fuller had beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Trey Waters at LFA 156 on 14th April 2023 by knockout in the 2nd round in their LFA Welterweight championship fight at Sanford Pentagon, Sioux Falls, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Scott Writz at LFA 150 on 13th January 2023 by knockout in the 1st round at Mystic Lake Casino Hotel, Prior Lake.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Myktybek Orolbay Uulu at LFA 131 on 6th May 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Oshkosh Arena, Oshkosh.
Before that, he had beat Gage Saunders at LFA 130 on 22nd April 2022 by unanimous decision in the 1st round at 4 Bears Casino & Lodge, New Town.
He had lost to Bruno Assis at LFA 120 on 10th December 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Mystic Lake Casino Hotel, Prior Lake.
Fuller's last 5 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 9 months and 12 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 4 months and 10 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Fuller vs Frunza?
Jalin Fuller was a 2/7 (-340) favourite going into the contest, while Daniel Frunza made his way into the ring at 12/5 (+240) with oddsmakers.