Tape rankings @ Jr. vs Harris
Who won Jr. vs Harris?
Rafael Lovato Jr beat Gerald Harris by submission in the 1st round, during the main card of Bellator 198, on Saturday 28th April 2018 at AllState Arena in Rosemont.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Jr. vs Harris division, which meant the weight limit was pounds (0 stone or 0 KG).
Jr. vs Harris stats
Rafael Lovato Jr stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 7 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 2 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 4 by submission.
Gerald Harris made his way to the ring with a record of 25 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, with 15 of those wins by knock out and 2 by submission.
The stats suggested Harris had a massive power advantage over Lovato Jr, boosting at 60% knock out percentage over Lovato Jr's 29%.
Rafael Lovato Jr was the younger man by 4 years, at 38 years old.
Lovato Jr had a height advantage of 4 inches over Harris. Despite this, both fighters had equal reach.
Lovato Jr was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 23 less fights, and made his debut in 2014, 8 year and 1 month later than Harris, whose first professional fight was in 2006. He had fought 56 less professional rounds, 21 to Harris' 77.