Aug 11 2023
Friday

Sanford Pentagon, Sioux Falls, United States

Main Event
3 rounds contest @ Welterweight
Brennan Ward
Ward
United States flag
14-2-0
KO 2
KO 2
17-6-0

The tape

31
Age
35
5' 9" / 175 cm
Height
5' 11" / 180 cm
71.7" / 182 cm
Reach
70.9" / 180 cm

Tape record

UDSDUDSDSD
Form
KOKOKOSUBKO
14
Wins
17
8
By KO
12
57
KO%
71
0
By SUB
4
0
SUB%
24
2
Loses
6
0
Stopped
2
0
Tapped
4
0
Draws
0
2015
Debut
N/A
16
Bouts
23
40
Rounds
35
2 hours, 58 minutes
Fight Time
1 hours, 43 minutes

Tape rankings @ Welterweight

-
UFC
-
1
Bellator
8
-
Tapology
-

Logan Storley vs Brennan Ward report

Who won Storley vs Ward?

Logan Storley beat Brennan Ward by during the main event of Bellator 298 – Storley vs. Ward, on Friday 11th August 2023 at Sanford Pentagon in Sioux Falls.

The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Logan Storley.

The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 170 pounds (12.1 stone or 77.1 KG).

Storley vs Ward stats

Logan Storley stepped into the octagon with a record of 14 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Brennan Ward made his way to the cage with a record of 17 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, with 12 of those wins by knock out and 4 by submission.

The stats suggested Ward had an advantage in power over Storley, with a 71% knock out percentage over Storley's 57%.

If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Ward had a large advantage over Storley, boosting at 24% submission rate over Storley's 0%.

Logan Storley was the younger man by 4 years, at 31 years old.

Ward had a height advantage of 2 inches over Storley. Despite this, he had 1-inch reach advantage.

Storley was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 7 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2015, 8 year and 6 months later than Ward, whose first professional fight was in . He had fought 5 more professional rounds, 42 to Ward's 37.

Storley vs Ward form

Logan Storley had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Yaroslav Amosov at Bellator Dublin on 25th February 2023 by unanimous decision in their Bellator Welterweight championship fight at 3Arena Dublin, Dublin, United Kingdom.

Previous to that, he had won against Michael Page at Bellator 281 on 13th May 2022 by split decision in their 5 round contest at SSE Arena, London.

Going into that contest, he had beat Neiman Gracie at Bellator 274 on 19th February 2022 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville, United States.

Before that, he had defeated Dante Schiro at Bellator 265 on 20th August 2021 by split decision in their 3 round contest at Sanford Pentagon, Sioux Falls.

He had been beaten by Yaroslav Amosov at Bellator 252 on 12th November 2020 by split decision in their 3 round contest at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville.

Activity check

Storley's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 3 months and 14 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 28 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 21 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 4.2 rounds on average.

Ward's last 3 fights had come over a period of 2 years and 7 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 8 months and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.

What were the odds on Storley vs Ward?

Logan Storley was a 7/25 (-360) favourite going into the contest, while Brennan Ward made his way into the ring at 5/2 (+250) with oddsmakers.

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