Tape rankings @ Featherweight
Who won Jackson vs Kirk?
Damon Jackson beat Kamuela Kirk by submission in the 2nd round, during the prelims of UFC Fight Night, on Saturday 12th March 2022 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
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).
Jackson vs Kirk stats
Damon Jackson stepped into the ring with a record of 19 wins, 4 loses and 1 draw, 3 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 14 by submission.
Kamuela Kirk made his way to the ring with a record of 12 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, with 5 of those wins by knock out and 6 by submission.
The stats suggested Kirk had a large advantage in power over Jackson, boosting at 42% knock out percentage over Jackson's 16%.
Damon Jackson was the older man by 5 years, at 33 years old.
Jackson had a height advantage of 2 inches over Kirk. Despite this, Kirk had 2-inch reach advantage.
Jackson was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 8 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 1 year and 4 months earlier than Kirk, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He had fought 21 more professional rounds, 49 to Kirk's 28.
Jackson's last 2 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 3 months and 19 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 1 month and 24 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 4 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.
Kirk's last 4 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 11 months and 15 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 5 months and 27 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.3 rounds on average.