Tape rankings @ Featherweight
Who won Silva vs Kawaihae?
Canaan Kawaihae beat Danny Silva by majority decision in their 3 round contest during the co-main event of LFA 148, on Friday 9th December 2022 at The Commerce Casino & Hotel in Commerce.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Canaan Kawaihae.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 145 pounds (10.4 stone or 65.8 KG).
Silva vs Kawaihae stats
Danny Silva stepped into the octagon with an undefeated record of 4 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 3 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Canaan Kawaihae made his way to the cage with a record of 5 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 1 of those wins by knock out and 3 by submission.
The stats suggested Silva had a massive power advantage over Kawaihae, boasting at 75% knock out percentage over Kawaihae's 20%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Kawaihae had a massive advantage over Silva, boosting at 60% submission rate over Silva's 0%.
Danny Silva was the younger man by 25 years, at years old.
Kawaihae had a height advantage of 1 inch over Silva.
Silva was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 2 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2019, 2 year and 8 months later than Kawaihae, whose first professional fight was in 2016. He had fought the same amount of professional rounds, 11 to Kawaihae's 11.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Canaan Kawaihae had been fighting more than Danny Silva.
Going to this contest, Danny Silva had last fought 6 months and 6 days ago, while Canaan Kawaihae's last outing had been 4 years, 1 month and 20 days ago.
What were the odds on Silva vs Kawaihae?
Danny Silva was a 4/6 (-150) favourite going into the contest, while Canaan Kawaihae made his way into the ring at 23/20 (+110) with oddsmakers.