Tape rankings @ Featherweight
Who won Loughnane vs Jenkins?
Brendan Loughnane beat Bubba Jenkins by during the co-main event of PFL 2022 #10 -World Championship, on Friday 25th November 2022 at Hulu Theater, Madison Square Garden in New York.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Brendan Loughnane.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 5 rounds in the Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 145 pounds (10.4 stone or 65.8 KG).
Loughnane vs Jenkins stats
Brendan Loughnane stepped into the octagon with a record of 24 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, 12 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 1 by submission.
Bubba Jenkins made his way to the cage with a record of 19 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, with 7 of those wins by knock out and 3 by submission.
The stats suggested Loughnane had an advantage in power over Jenkins, with a 50% knock out percentage over Jenkins' 37%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Jenkins had an advantage over Loughnane, with a 16% submission rate over Loughnane's 4%.
Brendan Loughnane was the younger man by 2 years, at 32 years old.
Loughnane had a height advantage of 2 inches over Jenkins. Despite this, both fighters had equal reach.
Loughnane was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 4 more fights, and made his debut in 2010, 1 year and 5 months earlier than Jenkins, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He had fought 11 more professional rounds, 70 to Jenkins' 59.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Bubba Jenkins had been fighting more than Brendan Loughnane.
Going to this contest, Brendan Loughnane had last fought 7 months ago, while Bubba Jenkins' last outing had been 7 months ago.
Loughnane's last 4 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 7 months and 5 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 4 months and 26 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.5 rounds on average.
Jenkins' last 4 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 7 months and 5 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 4 months and 26 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 12 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Loughnane vs Jenkins?
Brendan Loughnane was a 11/20 (-200) favourite going into the contest, while Bubba Jenkins made his way into the ring at 7/5 (+190) with oddsmakers.