Tape rankings @ Bantamweight
Who won Johns vs Soto?
Brett Johns beat Joe Soto by submission in the 1st round, during the main card of The Ultimate Fighter 26 Finale, on Friday 1st December 2017 at Park Theatre in Las Vegas.
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 Soto stats
Brett Johns stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 14 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 2 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 4 by submission.
Joe Soto made his way to the ring with a record of 18 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, with 5 of those wins by knock out and 10 by submission.
The stats suggested Soto had advantage in power over Johns, with a 28% knock out percentage over Johns' 14%.
Brett Johns was the younger man by 5 years, at 30 years old.
Johns had a height advantage of 1 inch over Soto. That also extended to a 5-inch reach advantage.
Johns was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 9 less fights, and made his debut in 2012, 5 year and 11 months later than Soto, whose first professional fight was in 2006. He had fought 4 more professional rounds, 51 to Soto's 47.