Tape rankings @ Heavyweight
Who won Jackson vs Silva?
Quinton Jackson beat Wanderlei Silva by , during the co-main event of Bellator 206, on Saturday 29th September 2018 at SAP Center in San Jose.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Quinton Jackson.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
Jackson vs Silva stats
Quinton Jackson stepped into the ring with a record of 37 wins, 13 loses and 0 draws, 19 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 4 by submission.
Wanderlei Silva made his way to the ring with a record of 35 wins, 13 loses and 1 draw, with 27 of those wins by knock out and 1 by submission.
The stats suggested Silva had a large advantage in power over Jackson, boosting at 77% knock out percentage over Jackson's 51%.
Quinton Jackson was the younger man by 2 years, at 43 years old.
Jackson had a height advantage of 2 inches over Silva. Despite this, Silva had 1-inch reach advantage.
Jackson was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 1 more fights, and made his debut in 1999, 3 year later than Silva, whose first professional fight was in 1996. He had fought 18 more professional rounds, 110 to Silva's 92.