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UK - TBC / US - TBC
Current rankings @ Bantamweight
When is Loughran vs Shanks?
Caolan Loughran is set to fight Luke Shanks, during the main card of Cage Warriors 145, on Friday 4th November 2022 at Indigo at the O2 in London.
The fight is scheduled for 3 rounds in the Bantamweight division, which means the weight limit will be 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
Loughran vs Shanks stats
Caolan Loughran steps into the ring with an undefeated record of 6 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 3 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 2 by submission.
Luke Shanks will make his way to the ring with a record of 10 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 2 of those wins by knock out and 4 by submission.
The stats suggest Loughran has a large advantage in power over Shanks, boasting at 50% knock out percentage over Shanks' 20%.
Caolan Loughran is the younger man by 27 years, at years old.
Loughran is the less experienced professional fighter, having had 7 less fights, and made his debut in 2019, 2 year and 9 months later than Shanks, whose first professional fight was in 2016. He has fought 25 less professional rounds, 10 to Shanks' 35.
Loughran vs Shanks form
Shanks has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight, he defeated Josh Reed at Cage Warriors 138 on 28th May 2022 by submission in the 1st round at Charter Hall, Colchester, England.
Previous to that, he had defeated Sam Creasey at Cage Warriors 132 on 11th December 2021 by knockout in the 1st round in their Cage Warriors Flyweight championship fight at London.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Sam Creasey at Cage Warriors 129 on 2nd October 2021 by submission in the 3rd round in their Cage Warriors Flyweight championship fight at York Hall, London.
Before that, he had beat Nicolas Leblond at Cage Warriors 124 on 25th June 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at York Hall, London, United Kingdom.
He had lost to Jake Hadley at Cage Warriors 117 on 10th December 2020 by unanimous decision in their Cage Warriors Flyweight championship fight at York Hall, London, England.
Loughran's last 4 fights have come over a period of 4 years and 20 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 1 year and 5 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2 rounds on average.
Shanks' last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 9 months and 18 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 months and 11 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 13 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.6 rounds on average.