Tape rankings @ Featherweight
Who won Weichel vs Whiteford?
Daniel Weichel beat Robert Whiteford by , during the prelims of Bellator 281, on Friday 13th May 2022 at SSE Arena in London.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Daniel Weichel.
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).
Weichel vs Whiteford stats
Daniel Weichel stepped into the ring with a record of 41 wins, 13 loses and 0 draws, 5 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 22 by submission.
Robert Whiteford made his way to the ring with a record of 16 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, with 7 of those wins by knock out and 2 by submission.
The stats suggested Whiteford had a massive power advantage over Weichel, boosting at 44% knock out percentage over Weichel's 12%.
Daniel Weichel was the younger man by 2 years, at 37 years old.
Weichel had a height advantage of 1 inch over Whiteford. That also extended to a 1-inch reach advantage.
Weichel was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 34 more fights, and made his debut in 2002, 7 years earlier than Whiteford, whose first professional fight was in 2009. He had fought 61 more professional rounds, 106 to Whiteford's 45.
Weichel's last 4 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 10 months and 7 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 11 months and 17 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 16 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 4 rounds on average.