Originally Posted by ardy
I think the question is can Konecy beat Zaurbek Baysangurov tonight, I think he can as Konecny is much more compact and technical in his approach, whereas Baysangurov can jump in with wild hooks and expose himself to counters. It was Baysangurov strength and his opponents lack of conditioning that won him his last fight, Konecny always comes in good condition and will be equally as strong if not stronger. Konecny could win this on a late KO.
I think Konecny - while limited - is a better and stronger fighter (if less athletic and prone to movement) than Soro who Baysangurov fought on very
even terms with and barely scraped by. I'd pick Konecny to grind Soro down to a stoppage inside ten.