Tape rankings @ Light Heavyweight
Who won Walker vs Hill?
Jamahal Hill beat Johnny Walker by , during the main event of UFC Fight Night, on Saturday 19th February 2022 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Jamahal Hill.
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).
Walker vs Hill stats
Johnny Walker stepped into the ring with a record of 18 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, 15 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 2 by submission.
Jamahal Hill made his way to the ring with a record of 9 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 5 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Walker had a large advantage in power over Hill, boasting at 83% knock out percentage over Hill's 56%.
Johnny Walker was the younger man by 1 year, at 30 years old.
Walker had a height advantage of 2 inches over Hill. That also extended to a 3-inch reach advantage.
Walker was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 14 more fights, and made his debut in 2013, 3 years and 9 months earlier than Hill, whose first professional fight was in 2017. He had fought 10 more professional rounds, 38 to Hill's 28.
Walker vs Hill form
Johnny Walker had stopped 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Thiago Santos at UFC Vegas 38 on 2nd October 2021 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Ryan Spann at UFC Vegas 11 on 19th September 2020 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Nikita Krylov at UFC on ESPN+ 28 on 14th March 2020 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Ginásio Nilson Nelson, Brasilia, Brazil.
Before that, he had won against Justin Ledet at UFC on ESPN+ 2 on 2nd February 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Centro de Formacao Olimpica do Nordeste, Fortaleza.
He had beat Khalil Rountree at UFC Fight Night 140 on 17th November 2018 by knockout in the 1st round at Luna Park, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Walker's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 8 months and 23 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 8 months and 29 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 11 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.2 rounds on average.
Hill's last 4 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 6 months and 15 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 19 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 7 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.8 rounds on average.