Tape rankings @ Featherweight
Who won Moraes vs Salmon?
Sheymon Moraes beat Boston Salmon by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the prelims of PFL 2022 #2, on Thursday 28th April 2022 at Esports Stadium Arlington in Arlington.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Sheymon Moraes.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 145 pounds (10.4 stone or 65.8 KG).
Moraes vs Salmon stats
Sheymon Moraes stepped into the ring with a record of 13 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 1 by submission.
Boston Salmon made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 0 wins and 0 draws.
The stats suggested Moraes had a massive power advantage over Salmon, boasting at 46% knock out percentage over Salmon's 0%.
Sheymon Moraes was the same age as Boston Salmon, at 31 years old.
Salmon had a height advantage of 1 inch over Moraes. Despite this, both fighters had equal reach.
Moraes was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 18 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 1 year and 10 months earlier than Salmon, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He had fought 19 more professional rounds, 44 to Salmon's 25.
Moraes' last 4 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 2 months and 24 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 22 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.
Salmon's last 2 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 11 months and 13 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 11 months and 22 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 4 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.