Belts on The Line
Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Waters vs Fuller?
Trey Waters beat Jalin Fuller by during the main event of LFA 156, on Friday 14th April 2023 at Sanford Pentagon in Sioux Falls.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Trey Waters.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 5 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 170 pounds (12.1 stone or 77.1 KG).
Waters vs Fuller stats
Trey Waters stepped into the octagon 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.
Jalin Fuller made his way to the cage with a record of 7 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 3 of those wins by knock out and 3 by submission.
The stats suggested Fuller had a slight advantage in power over Waters, with a 43% knock out percentage over Waters' 33%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Waters had a slight advantage over Fuller, with a 50% submission rate over Fuller's 43%.
Trey Waters was the older man by 28 years, at 28 years old.
Waters had a height advantage of 3 inches over Fuller.
Waters was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 3 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2020, 1 year and 1 month later than Fuller, whose first professional fight was in 2019. He had fought 3 less professional rounds, 19 to Fuller's 22.
Waters vs Fuller form
Fuller had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had beat Scott Writz at LFA 150 on 13th January 2023 by submission in the 1st round at Mystic Lake Casino Hotel, Prior Lake, United States.
Previous to that, 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.
Going into that contest, he had beat Gage Saunders at LFA 130 on 22nd April 2022 by submission in the 1st round at 4 Bears Casino & Lodge, New Town.
Before that, 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.
He had won against Treston Vines at LFA 101 on 12th March 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at Grand Casino Hotel & Resort, Shawnee.
Fuller's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 8 months and 18 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 17 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.8 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Waters vs Fuller?
Trey Waters was a 10/11 (-110) underdog going into the contest, while Jalin Fuller made his way into the ring at 10/13 (-130) with oddsmakers.