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Who won Ladero vs Byfield?
Matthew Byfield beat Daniel Ladero by during the main card of Cage Warriors 147, on Sunday 20th November 2022 at BT Sport Studio in London.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Matthew Byfield.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 155 pounds (11.1 stone or 70.3 KG).
Ladero vs Byfield stats
Daniel Ladero stepped into the octagon with an undefeated record of 3 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 1 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 2 by submission.
Matthew Byfield made his way to the cage with a record of 4 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 3 of those wins by knock out and 1 by submission.
The stats suggested Byfield had a massive power advantage over Ladero, boosting at 75% knock out percentage over Ladero's 33%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Ladero had a massive advantage over Byfield, boasting at 67% submission rate over Byfield's 25%.
Daniel Ladero was the younger man by 31 years, at years old.
Ladero was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 2 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2019, 7 months earlier than Byfield, whose first professional fight was in 2019. He had fought 6 less professional rounds, 7 to Byfield's 13.
Byfield's last 2 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 5 months and 20 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 8 months and 26 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 3 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.5 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Ladero vs Byfield?
Daniel Ladero was a 7/5 (+110) underdog going into the contest, while Matthew Byfield made his way into the ring at 8/15 (-150) with oddsmakers.