Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Ray Cooper vs Jake Shields report
Who won III vs Shields?
Ray Cooper beat Jake Shields by during the main card of PFL 2018 #10, on Saturday 20th October 2018 at Entertainment and Sports Arena in Washington D.C..
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Ray Cooper.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 2 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 170 pounds (12.1 stone or 77.1 KG).
III vs Shields stats
Ray Cooper stepped into the octagon with a record of 15 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, 10 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 5 by submission.
Jake Shields made his way to the cage with a record of 33 wins, 10 loses and 1 draw, with 3 of those wins by knock out and 12 by submission.
The stats suggested Cooper had a massive power advantage over Shields, boasting at 67% knock out percentage over Shields' 9%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Shields had a slight advantage over Cooper, with a 36% submission rate over Cooper's 33%.
Ray Cooper was the younger man by 14 years, at 30 years old.
Shields had a height advantage of 5 inches over Cooper. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Cooper was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 24 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2012, 12 year and 8 months later than Shields, whose first professional fight was in 1999. He had fought 57 less professional rounds, 52 to Shields' 109.
III vs Shields form
Ray Cooper had stopped 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Magomed Magomedkerimov at PFL 2018 #11 on 31st December 2018 by in the 2nd round at Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden, New York City, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Handesson Ferreira at PFL 2018 #10 on 20th October 2018 by knockout in the 1st round at Entertainment and Sports Arena, Washington D.C..
Going into that contest, he had beat Jake Shields at PFL 2018 #10 on 20th October 2018 by knockout in the 1st round at Entertainment and Sports Arena.
Before that, he had defeated Pavel Kusch at PFL 2018 #6 on 16th August 2018 by knockout in the 1st round at Ocean Resort Casino, Atlantic City, United States.
He had won against Jake Shields at PFL 2018 #3 on 5th July 2018 by knockout in the 2nd round at GWU Smith Center, Washington D.C..
Cooper's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 8 months and 9 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 11 months and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 7 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.4 rounds on average.
Shields' last 2 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 7 months and 13 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 9 months and 23 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 5 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.5 rounds on average.
What were the odds on III vs Shields?
Sorry, we couldn’t find any historical odds for III vs Shields.
Leave a Reply
You must be logged in to post a comment.