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Belts on The Line
Current rankings @ Flyweight
When is Shanks vs Creasey?
Luke Shanks will fight Sam Creasey, during the main card of Cage Warriors 129, on Saturday 2nd October 2021 at York Hall in London.
The fight will take place over 5 rounds in the Flyweight division, which means the weight limit will be 125 pounds (8.9 stone or 56.7 KG).
This contest is for the Cage Warriors flyweight championship.
Shanks vs Creasey stats
Luke Shanks steps into the ring with a record of 7 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 1 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.
Sam Creasey will make his way to the ring with a record of 13 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 5 of those wins by knock out and 5 by submission.
The stats suggest Creasey has a large advantage in power over Shanks, boosting at 38% knock out percentage over Shanks' 14%.
Luke Shanks is the younger man by 7 years, at 26 years old.
Creasey has a height advantage of 1 inch over Shanks.
Shanks is the less experienced professional fighter, having had 7 less fights, and made his debut in 2016, 2 year and 8 months later than Creasey, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He has fought 4 less professional rounds, 27 to Creasey's 31.
Shanks vs Creasey form
Creasey has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight, he won against Aaron Aby at Cage Warriors 123 on 24th June 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at York Hall, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had won against Adam Amarasinghe at Cage Warriors 117 on 10th December 2020 by knockout in the 3rd round at York Hall, London, England.
Going into that contest, he had beat Nicolas Leblond at Cage Warriors 116 on 26th September 2020 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at BEC Arena, Manchester.
Before that, he had been beaten by Samir Faiddine at Cage Warriors 106 on 29th June 2019 by knockout in the 3rd round in their Cage Warriors Flyweight championship fight at Eventim Apollo, London.
He had lost to Nathan Greyson at Cage Warriors 92 on 24th March 2018 by knockout in the 3rd round in their Cage Warriors Flyweight championship fight at 02 Indigo, London.
Shanks' last 4 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 11 months and 20 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 29 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 16 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 4 rounds on average.
Creasey's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 5 months and 24 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 11 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 15 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3 rounds on average.