Tape rankings @ Featherweight
Who won Wade vs Jenkins?
Chris Wade beat Bubba Jenkins by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the co-main event of PFL 2021 #9, on Friday 27th August 2021 at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Chris Wade.
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).
Wade vs Jenkins stats
Chris Wade stepped into the ring with a record of 17 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws and 5 by submission.
Bubba Jenkins made his way to the ring with a record of 14 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, with 6 of those wins by knock out and 3 by submission.
The stats suggested Jenkins had a massive power advantage over Wade, boosting at 43% knock out percentage over Wade's 0%.
Chris Wade was the older man by 1 year, at 34 years old.
Wade had a height advantage of 3 inches over Jenkins. Despite this, Jenkins had 2-inch reach advantage.
Wade was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 5 more fights, and made his debut in 2011, 14 days earlier than Jenkins, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He had fought 21 more professional rounds, 69 to Jenkins' 48.
Wade vs Jenkins form
Wade had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going to the judges 3 times.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Arman Ospanov at PFL 2021 #4 on 10th June 2021 by knockout in the 2nd round at Ocean Casino Resort, Atlantic City, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Anthony Dizy at PFL 2021 #1 on 23rd April 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Ocean Casino Resort, Atlantic City.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Loik Radzhabov at PFL 2019 #8 on 17th October 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Mandalay Bay Events Center, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had beat Nate Andrews at PFL 2019 #8 on 17th October 2019 by majority decision in their 2 round contest at Mandalay Bay Events Center, Las Vegas.
He had won against Akhmet Aliev at PFL 2019 #5 on 25th July 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Ocean Casino Resort, Atlantic City.
Wade's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 5 months and 27 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 1 day. In those fights, he fought a total of 13 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.6 rounds on average.
Jenkins' last 2 fights had come over a period of 8 months and 29 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 4 months and 16 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.