Late 2024
Potentially

Potential contest
5 rounds contest @ Middleweight
24-3-0
6-0-0

The tape

34
Age
28
6' 4" / 193 cm
Height
6' 1" / 185 cm
79.9" / 203 cm
Reach
76" / 193 cm

Full record

UD 5KO 2KO 5UD 5UD 5
Form
SUB 2KO 1SUB 1
24
Wins
6
16
By KO
2
67
KO%
33
0
By Sub
4
0
SUB%
67
3
Losses
0
1
Stopped
0
0
Tapped
0
0
Draws
0
2012
Debut
2022
27
Bouts
6
76
Rounds
7
5 hours, 49 minutes
Fight Time
14 minutes, 37 seconds

Current rankings @ Middleweight

2
UFC
-
-
Bellator
-
1
Tapology
-

Israel Adesanya vs Bo Nickal preview

When is Adesanya vs Nickal?

Israel Adesanya could potentially square off against Bo Nickal, in Late 2024.

The fight would take place over 5 rounds in the Middleweight division, which means the weight limit would be 185 pounds (13.2 stone or 83.9 KG).

Adesanya vs Nickal stats

Israel Adesanya would step into the octagon with a record of 24 wins, 3 losses and 0 draws, 16 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Bo Nickal would make his way to the cage with an unblemished record of 6 wins, 0 losses, and 0 draws, 2 of those wins coming by knock out and 4 by submission.

The stats suggest Adesanya would have a massive power advantage over Nickal, boasting a 67% knock out percentage over Nickal's 33%.

If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Nickal would have a massive advantage over Adesanya, boasting a 67% submission rate over Adesanya's 0%.

Israel Adesanya is the older man by 6 years, at 34 years old.

Adesanya has a height advantage of 3 inches over Nickal. This also extends to a 4-inch reach advantage.

Adesanya is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 21 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 10 years and 2 months earlier than Nickal, whose first professional fight was in 2022. He has fought 69 more professional rounds, 76 to Nickal's 7.

Adesanya vs Nickal form

Adesanya has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going to the judges twice.

In his last fight, he lost to Sean Strickland at UFC 293 on 9th September 2023 by unanimous decision in their UFC Middleweight championship fight at Qudos Bank Arena, Sydney, Australia.

Previous to that, he had won against Alex Pereira at UFC 287 on 8th April 2023 by knockout in the 2nd round in their UFC Middleweight championship fight at Miami-Dade Arena, Miami, United States.

Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Alex Pereira at UFC 281 on 12th November 2022 by knockout in the 5th round in their UFC Middleweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York City.

Before that, he had beaten Jared Cannonier at UFC 276 on 2nd July 2022 by unanimous decision in their UFC Middleweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.

He had defeated Robert Whittaker at UFC 271 on 12th February 2022 by unanimous decision in their UFC Middleweight championship fight at Toyota Center, Houston.

Activity check

Adesanya's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 4 months and 9 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 21 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 22 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 4.4 rounds on average.

Nickal's last 3 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 3 months and 17 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 7 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 4 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 1.3 rounds on average.

What are the odds on Adesanya vs Nickal?

Sorry, we couldn’t find any odds for Adesanya vs Nickal yet. If a contest doesn’t have odds initially after it is announced, bookmakers usually release them closer to the day of the fight.

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