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Who won Neal vs Fortune?
Grant Neal beat Tyree Fortune by submission in the 1st round, during the prelims of Bellator 259, on Friday 21st May 2021 at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 205 pounds (14.6 stone or 93 KG).
Neal vs Fortune stats
Grant Neal stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 5 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 1 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 2 by submission.
Tyree Fortune made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 5 wins and 0 draws, with 2 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Fortune had advantage in power over Neal, with a 40% knock out percentage over Neal's 20%.
Grant Neal was the younger man by 32 years, at years old.
Fortune had a height advantage of 3 inches over Neal. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Neal's experience as a professional fighter was relatively equal to Fortune's, having had the same amount of fights, and made his debut in 2019, 2 year and 4 months later than Fortune, whose first professional fight was in 2016. He had fought 7 more professional rounds, 19 to Fortune's 12.