Tape rankings @ Light Heavyweight
Who won Walker vs Ledet?
Johnny Walker beat Justin Ledet by , during the main card of UFC on ESPN+ 2, on Saturday 2nd February 2019 at Centro de Formacao Olimpica do Nordeste in Fortaleza.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Johnny Walker.
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 Ledet stats
Johnny Walker stepped into the ring with a record of 15 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 12 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 2 by submission.
Justin Ledet made his way to the ring with a record of 9 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 2 of those wins by knock out and 5 by submission.
The stats suggested Walker had a massive power advantage over Ledet, boasting at 80% knock out percentage over Ledet's 22%.
Johnny Walker was the younger man by 3 years, at 29 years old.
Walker had a height advantage of 2 inches over Ledet. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Walker was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 8 more fights, and made his debut in 2013, 3 year and 1 month later than Ledet, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He had fought 6 more professional rounds, 32 to Ledet's 26.
Walker's last 3 fights had come over a period of 2 years and 10 months, meaning he had been fighting on average every 11 months and 11 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 5 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.7 rounds on average.