Tape rankings @ Bantamweight
Who won Hazan vs Loughran?
Caolan Loughran beat Dylan Hazan by during the main event of Cage Warriors 154, on Saturday 6th May 2023 at Fiera Roma in Rome.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Caolan Loughran.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 5 rounds in the Bantamweight division, which meant the weight limit was 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
Hazan vs Loughran stats
Dylan Hazan stepped into the octagon with an undefeated record of 9 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 5 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Caolan Loughran made his way to the cage with an unblemished record of 7 wins and 0 draws, with 4 of those by knock out and 2 by submission.
The stats suggested Loughran had a slight advantage in power over Hazan, with a 57% knock out percentage over Hazan's 56%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Loughran had a large advantage over Hazan, boosting at 29% submission rate over Hazan's 0%.
Dylan Hazan was the older man by 28 years, at 28 years old.
Hazan was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 2 more fights, and made his debut in , 4 years earlier than Loughran, whose first professional fight was in 2019. He had fought 2 more professional rounds, 19 to Loughran's 17.
Hazan vs Loughran form
Caolan Loughran had stopped 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Luke Shanks at Cage Warriors 145 on 4th November 2022 by knockout in the 2nd round at Indigo at the O2, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had defeated Festus Ahorlu at Cage Warriors 140 on 25th June 2022 by knockout in the 2nd round at SSE Arena, Belfast.
Going into that contest, he had beat Bakhtyaar Oryakhail at Cage Warriors 135 on 1st April 2022 by knockout in the 2nd round at BEC Arena, Manchester.
Before that, he had won against Ruairi Lavery at Cage Warriors Academy Ireland 2 on 3rd February 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Devenish Complex, Belfast, Northern Ireland.
He had been beaten by Nathan Fletcher at Cage Warriors Academy Ireland 1 on 8th September 2018 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Devenish Complex, Belfast.
Hazan's last 4 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 2 months and 27 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 23 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.
Loughran's last 5 fights had come over a period of 5 years and 13 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Hazan vs Loughran?
Dylan Hazan was a 2/1 (+200) underdog going into the contest, while Caolan Loughran made his way into the ring at 4/11 (-280) with oddsmakers.