Tape rankings @ Bantamweight
Who won Johns vs Sabatello?
Danny Sabatello beat Brett Johns by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the prelims of Bellator 259, on Friday 21st May 2021 at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Danny Sabatello.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Bantamweight division, which meant the weight limit was 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
Johns vs Sabatello stats
Brett Johns stepped into the ring with a record of 17 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 2 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 6 by submission.
Danny Sabatello made his way to the ring with a record of 10 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 3 of those wins by knock out and 4 by submission.
The stats suggested Sabatello had advantage in power over Johns, with a 30% knock out percentage over Johns' 12%.
Brett Johns was the older man by 1 year, at 29 years old.
Sabatello had a height advantage of 3 inches over Johns. That also extended to a 1-inch reach advantage.
Johns was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 8 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 6 years earlier than Sabatello, whose first professional fight was in 2018. He had fought 27 more professional rounds, 51 to Sabatello's 24.
Johns' last 2 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 10 months and 20 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 11 months and 11 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 4 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.