Tape rankings @ Featherweight
Who won Hernandez vs Jesus?
Roberto Hernandez beat John De Jesus by split decision in their 3 round contest during the main card of Cage Warriors 149, on Friday 3rd March 2023 at Sycuan Casino Resort in San Diego.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Roberto Hernandez.
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).
Hernandez vs Jesus stats
Roberto Hernandez stepped into the octagon with a record of 5 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 1 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 2 by submission.
John De Jesus made his way to the cage with a record of 15 wins, 10 loses and 0 draws, with 5 of those wins by knock out and 2 by submission.
The stats suggested Jesus had an advantage in power over Hernandez, with a 33% knock out percentage over Hernandez's 20%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Hernandez had a large advantage over Jesus, boasting at 40% submission rate over Jesus' 13%.
Roberto Hernandez was the younger man by 3 years, at 30 years old.
Jesus had a height advantage of 1 inch over Hernandez.
Hernandez was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 19 fewer fights, and made his debut in , 11 years and 9 months earlier than Jesus, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 54 less professional rounds, 20 to Jesus' 74.
Jesus' last 3 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 5 months and 6 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 23 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Hernandez vs Jesus?
Roberto Hernandez was a 7/4 (+170) underdog going into the contest, while John De Jesus made his way into the ring at 4/9 (-210) with oddsmakers.