Tape rankings @ Heavyweight
Who won Kongo vs Ayala?
Cheick Kongo beat Javy Ayala by , during the main card of Bellator 199, on Saturday 12th May 2018 at SAP Center in San Jose.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Cheick Kongo.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
Kongo vs Ayala stats
Cheick Kongo stepped into the ring with a record of 27 wins, 10 loses and 2 draws, 13 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.
Javy Ayala made his way to the ring with a record of 10 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, with 5 of those wins by knock out and 4 by submission.
The stats suggested Ayala had a slight advantage in power over Kongo, with a 50% knock out percentage over Kongo's 48%.
Cheick Kongo was the older man by 13 years, at 46 years old.
Kongo had a height advantage of 3 inches over Ayala. That also extended to a 5-inch reach advantage.
Kongo was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 23 more fights, and made his debut in 2001, 9 years and 7 months earlier than Ayala, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He had fought 67 more professional rounds, 98 to Ayala's 31.