Dec 28 2019
Saturday

Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan

Main Card
3 rounds contest @ Lightweight
Daron Cruickshank
Cruickshank
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24-4-0
Sub 1
Sub 1
22-12-0

The tape

31
Age
38
5' 10" / 178 cm
Height
5' 8" / 173 cm
74" / 188 cm
Reach
72" / 183 cm

Tape record

SUBSDUDSUBSUB
Form
UDSUBKOKOKO
24
Wins
22
1
By KO
14
4
KO%
64
19
By SUB
2
79
SUB%
9
4
Loses
12
0
Stopped
2
0
Tapped
7
0
Draws
0
2010
Debut
2009
28
Bouts
35
48
Rounds
67
3 hours, 0 minutes
Fight Time
4 hours, 48 minutes

Tape rankings @ Lightweight

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Tapology
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Goiti Yamauchi vs Daron Cruickshank report

Who won Yamauchi vs Cruickshank?

Goiti Yamauchi beat Daron Cruickshank by submission in the 1st round during the main card of Bellator 237, on Saturday 28th December 2019 at Saitama Super Arena in Saitama.

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).

Yamauchi vs Cruickshank stats

Goiti Yamauchi stepped into the octagon with a record of 24 wins, 4 losses and 0 draws, 1 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 19 by submission.

Daron Cruickshank made his way to the cage with a record of 22 wins, 12 losses and 0 draws, 14 of those wins coming by knock out and 2 by submission.

Goiti Yamauchi's Bellator record stood at 14-5-0, while Daron Cruickshank's came in at 0-1-0.

The stats suggested Cruickshank had a massive power advantage over Yamauchi, boasting a 64% knock out percentage over Yamauchi's 4%.

If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Yamauchi had a massive advantage over Cruickshank, boasting a 79% submission rate over Cruickshank's 9%.

Goiti Yamauchi was the younger man by 7 years, at 31 years old.

Yamauchi had a height advantage of 2 inches over Cruickshank. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.

Yamauchi was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 6 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2010, 1 year later than Cruickshank, whose first professional fight was in 2009. He had fought 14 less professional rounds, 57 to Cruickshank's 71.

Yamauchi vs Cruickshank form

Cruickshank had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.

In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Tofiq Musayev at RIZIN 16 on 2nd June 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at World Memorial Hall, Kobe, Japan.

Previous to that, he had been beaten by Damien Brown at RIZIN 14 on 31st December 2018 by submission in the 1st round at Saitama Super Arena, Saitama.

Going into that contest, he had won against Diego Brand o at RIZIN 13 on 30th September 2018 by knockout in the 2nd round at Saitama Super Arena, Saitama.

Before that, he had beaten Tom Santos at RIZIN 11 on 29th July 2018 by submission in the 3rd round at Saitama Super Arena, Saitama.

He had defeated Koshi Matsumoto at RIZIN 10 on 6th May 2018 by knockout in the 1st round at Marine Messe Fukuoka, Fukuoka.

Activity check

Yamauchi's last 4 fights had come over a period of 6 years, 4 months and 6 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 7 months and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.5 rounds on average.

Cruickshank's last 5 fights had come over a period of 6 years and 20 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 2 months and 18 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.

What were the odds on Yamauchi vs Cruickshank?

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