Tape rankings @ Middleweight
Who won Torres vs Milliard?
Javier Torres beat Gregory Milliard by split decision in their 3 round contest, during the prelims of Bellator 266, on Saturday 16th October 2021 at Footprint Center in Phoenix.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Javier Torres.
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).
Torres vs Milliard stats
Javier Torres stepped into the ring with a record of 11 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, 2 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 5 by submission.
Gregory Milliard made his way to the ring with a record of 12 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, with 8 of those wins by knock out and 1 by submission.
The stats suggested Milliard had a massive power advantage over Torres, boosting at 67% knock out percentage over Torres' 18%.
Javier Torres was the older man by 37 years, at 37 years old.
Torres had a height advantage of 2 inches over Milliard. Despite this, Milliard had 1-inch reach advantage.
Torres was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 2 less fights, and made his debut in 2010, 1 year and 11 months later than Milliard, whose first professional fight was in 2008. He had fought 4 less professional rounds, 39 to Milliard's 43.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Gregory Milliard had been fighting more than Javier Torres.
Going to this contest, Javier Torres had last fought 4 years and 27 days ago, while Gregory Milliard's last outing had been 1 year, 1 month and 9 days ago.