Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Homasi vs Willis?
Sabah Homasi beat Jaleel Willis by submission in the 1st round, during the main card of Bellator 273, on Saturday 29th January 2022 at Footprint Center in Phoenix.
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).
Homasi vs Willis stats
Sabah Homasi stepped into the ring with a record of 15 wins, 10 loses and 0 draws, 10 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 2 by submission.
Jaleel Willis made his way to the ring with a record of 15 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 5 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Homasi had a massive power advantage over Willis, boasting at 67% knock out percentage over Willis' 33%.
Sabah Homasi was the older man by 3 years, at 33 years old.
Homasi had a height advantage of 1 inch over Willis. Despite this, Willis had 3-inch reach advantage.
Homasi was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 7 more fights, and made his debut in 2009, 4 years and 10 months earlier than Willis, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He had fought 50 more professional rounds, 50 to Willis' 0.
Homasi vs Willis form
Willis remained undefeated as a professional.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Mukhamed Berkhamov at Bellator 266 on 16th October 2021 by submission in the 1st round at Footprint Center, Phoenix, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Maycon Mendon a at Bellator 259 on 21st May 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville.
Going into that contest, he had beat Vinicius de Jesus at LFA 88 on 21st August 2020 by unanimous decision in their LFA Welterweight championship fight at Sanford Pentagon, Sioux Falls.
Before that, he had defeated Dakota Bush at LFA 67 on 24th May 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Branson Convention Center, Branson.
He had been beaten by Harvey Park at LFA 58 on 25th January 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Route 66 Casino Hotel, Albuquerque.
Homasi's last 3 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 11 months and 27 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 30 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.7 rounds on average.
Willis' last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 6 months and 9 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 8 months and 14 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 13 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.6 rounds on average.