Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Jackson vs Kunimoto?
Jason Jackson beat Kiichi Kunimoto by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the main card of Bellator 236, on Saturday 21st December 2019 at Neal S. Blaisdell Center in Honolulu.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Jason Jackson.
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).
Jackson vs Kunimoto stats
Jason Jackson stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 0 wins, zero loses and 0 draws.
Kiichi Kunimoto made his way to the ring with a record of 20 wins, 8 loses and 2 draws, with 2 of those wins by knock out and 10 by submission.
The stats suggested Kunimoto had a slight advantage in power over Jackson, with a 10% knock out percentage over Jackson's 0%.
Jason Jackson was the younger man by 10 years, at 31 years old.
Jackson had a height advantage of 3 inches over Kunimoto. That also extended to a 5-inch reach advantage.
Jackson was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 30 less fights, and made his debut in 2012, 6 year and 1 month later than Kunimoto, whose first professional fight was in 2006. He had fought 52 more professional rounds, 52 to Kunimoto's 0.
Jackson's last 3 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 3 months and 17 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 1 month and 5 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3.3 rounds on average.
Kunimoto's last 2 fights had come over a period of 4 years, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years. In those fights, he fought a total of 3 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.5 rounds on average.