Jeremiah Wells
Wells
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Feb 10 2024
Saturday

UFC Apex, Las Vegas, United States

Prelim
3 rounds contest @ Welterweight
12-3-0
SD 3
SD 3
19-10-0

The tape

37
Age
38
5' 9" / 175 cm
Height
5' 11" / 180 cm
75.2" / 191 cm
Reach
76" / 193 cm

Tape record

SUBSDKOSUBKO
Form
UDSDSDUDKO
12
Wins
19
5
By KO
9
42
KO%
47
4
By SUB
2
33
SUB%
11
3
Loses
10
0
Stopped
1
1
Tapped
0
1
Draws
0
N/A
Debut
2009
16
Bouts
29
40
Rounds
80
2 hours, 52 minutes
Fight Time
6 hours, 0 minutes

Tape rankings @ Welterweight

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UFC
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Tapology
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Jeremiah Wells vs Max Griffin report

Who won Wells vs Griffin?

Max Griffin beat Jeremiah Wells by split decision in their 3 round contest during the prelims of UFC Fight Night: Hermansson vs. Pyfer, on Saturday 10th February 2024 at UFC Apex in Las Vegas.

The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Max Griffin.

The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 170 pounds (12.1 stone or 77.1 KG).

Wells vs Griffin stats

Jeremiah Wells stepped into the octagon with a record of 12 wins, 3 loses and 1 draw, 5 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 4 by submission.

Max Griffin made his way to the cage with a record of 19 wins, 10 loses and 0 draws, with 9 of those wins by knock out and 2 by submission.

The stats suggested Griffin had a slight advantage in power over Wells, with a 47% knock out percentage over Wells' 42%.

If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Wells had a large advantage over Griffin, boasting at 33% submission rate over Griffin's 11%.

Jeremiah Wells was the younger man by 1 year, at 37 years old.

Griffin had a height advantage of 2 inches over Wells. That also extended to a 1-inch reach advantage.

Wells was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 13 fewer fights, and made his debut in , 14 years and 4 months earlier than Griffin, whose first professional fight was in 2009. He had fought 40 less professional rounds, 43 to Griffin's 83.

Wells vs Griffin form

Wells had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going to the judges twice.

In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Carlston Harris at UFC Fight Night – Sandhagen vs. Font on 5th August 2023 by in the 3rd round at Bridgestone Arena, Nashville, United States.

Previous to that, he had defeated Matt Semelsberger at UFC Fight Night – Pavlovich vs. Blaydes on 22nd April 2023 by split decision in their 3 round contest at UFC Apex, Las Vegas.

Going into that contest, he had beat Court McGee at UFC Fight Night: Kattar vs. Emmett on 18th June 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at Moody Center, Austin.

Before that, he had won against Mike Mathetha at UFC 271 on 12th February 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at Toyota Center, Houston.

He had beat Warlley Alves at UFC Vegas 30 on 26th June 2021 by knockout in the 2nd round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

Griffin had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance twice.

In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Neil Magny at UFC Fight Night Columbus on 26th March 2022 by split decision in their 3 round contest at Nationwide Arena, Columbus, United States.

Previous to that, he had defeated Carlos Condit at UFC 264 on 10th July 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.

Going into that contest, he had won against Kenan Song at UFC Vegas 22 on 20th March 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

Before that, he had been beaten by Alex Oliveira at UFC 248 on 7th March 2020 by split decision in their 3 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.

He had defeated Mike Perry at UFC on FOX 28 on 24th February 2018 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Amway Center, Orlando.

Activity check

In terms of activity leading into the fight, Jeremiah Wells had been fighting more than Max Griffin.

Going to this contest, Jeremiah Wells had last fought 6 months and 25 days ago, while Max Griffin's last outing had been 1 year, 11 months and 4 days ago.

Wells' last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 8 months and 4 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 14 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.

Griffin's last 5 fights had come over a period of 6 years and 6 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 2 months and 15 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 13 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.6 rounds on average.

What were the odds on Wells vs Griffin?

Jeremiah Wells was a 67/100 (-150) favourite going into the contest, while Max Griffin made his way into the ring at 5/4 (+130) with oddsmakers.

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