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Knight vs. Benitez

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Oddsbot
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12.04.2017 | 12:48 PM ET

This is the official discussion thread for Knight vs. Benitez. Let's see what you've got.

"This is the droid you're looking for."

Gabriel Benítez defeats Jason Knight via 3 Round Decision

Gabriel "Moggly" Benítez
Jason "The Kid" Knight

Benítez
Decision
Round 3

Gabriel Benítez Jason Knight

"Moggly" "The Kid"

19-6-0   Pro Record At Fight   20-3-0
Climbed to 20-6   Record After Fight   Fell to 20-4
+240 (Moderate Underdog)   Betting Odds   -320 (Moderate Favorite)
Mexico   Nationality   United States
Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico   Fighting out of   Lucedale, Mississippi
29 years, 5 months, 3 weeks, 3 days   Age at Fight   25 years, 4 months, 3 weeks, 4 days
144.8 lbs (65.7 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   145.6 lbs (66.0 kgs)
5'8" (173cm)   Height   5'10" (178cm)
71.0" (180cm)   Reach   71.5" (182cm)
American Kickboxing Academy   Gym   American Top Team D’Iberville, MS
Tapology Community Predictions: 1320  
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KO/TKO
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Submission
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Decision
Benítez
4%
Knight
96%

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deanoam
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12.04.2017 | 12:48 PM ET

Prediction: wrong Knight   wrong KO/TKO   wrong Round 2  

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lldowntoearthll
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12.06.2017 | 9:08 AM ET

Prediction: wrong Knight   wrong Submission   wrong Round 2  

No shame in the lamas !oss, knight still has a bright future.
Gunnar
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12.09.2017 | 8:10 AM ET

Prediction: wrong Knight   wrong Submission   wrong Round 2  

Moggly has tough leg kicks and is willing to fire them on repeat. He has a sharp 1-1-2 which was the combo that dropped Sicillia. I think the crispness and power of his striking is underrated but I think he doesn't have the kind of style to win a firefight. He has a few tools he utilizes well from a shell, but he doesn't have much versatility outside of that. Knight's style is one of chaos, and in an environment of chaos the need for clean looks at techniques becomes a weakness. I see an ugly stand up fight where Benitez is forced to respond more than he would like to the aggressive charing of Knight, but in the 2nd Knight pushes into his space, clinch to TD and gets an RNC from a back take.
Flintstone
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12.09.2017 | 3:42 PM ET

Prediction: wrong Knight   wrong  

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