Tape rankings @ Middleweight
Who won Salter vs Njokuani?
John Salter beat Chidi Njokuani by submission in the 1st round, during the main event of Bellator 210, on Friday 30th November 2018 at WinStar World Casino and Resort in Thackerville.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 185 pounds (13.2 stone or 83.9 KG).
Salter vs Njokuani stats
John Salter stepped into the ring with a record of 15 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, 7 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 8 by submission.
Chidi Njokuani made his way to the ring with a record of 18 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, with 10 of those wins by knock out and 1 by submission.
The stats suggested Njokuani had a slight advantage in power over Salter, with a 56% knock out percentage over Salter's 47%.
John Salter was the older man by 4 years, at 36 years old.
Njokuani had a height advantage of 2 inches over Salter. That also extended to a 6-inch reach advantage.
Salter was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 4 less fights, and made his debut in 2009, 1 year and 4 months later than Njokuani, whose first professional fight was in 2007. He had fought 16 less professional rounds, 39 to Njokuani's 55.
Salter's last 4 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 11 months and 27 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.5 rounds on average.