Current rankings @ Featherweight
When is Amirkhani vs Landwehr?
Makwan Amirkhani could square off against Nate Landwehr, during the of Amirkhani vs Landwehr, in Summer 2021.
The fight would take place over 3 rounds in the Featherweight division, which means the weight limit would be 145 pounds (10.4 stone or 65.8 KG).
Amirkhani vs Landwehr stats
Makwan Amirkhani would step into the ring with a record of 16 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, 1 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 11 by submission.
Nate Landwehr would make his way to the ring with a record of 14 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, with 8 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Landwehr would have a massive power advantage over Amirkhani, boosting at 57% knock out percentage over Amirkhani's 6%.
Makwan Amirkhani is the younger man by 1 year, at 32 years old.
Amirkhani has a height advantage of 1 inch over Landwehr. This also extends to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Amirkhani is currently arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 3 more fights, and made his debut in 2010, 1 year and 7 months earlier than Landwehr, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He has fought 7 less professional rounds, 37 to Landwehr's 44.
Amirkhani vs Landwehr form
Makwan Amirkhani has beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he lost to Kamuela Kirk at UFC Vegas 28 on 5th June 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest in the United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Edson Barboza at UFC Fight Island 5 on 10th October 2020 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC Fight Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
Going into that contest, he had won against Chris Fishgold at UFC on ESPN+ 11 on 1st June 2019 by unanimous decision in the 2nd round at Ericsson Globe Arena, Stockholm, Sweden.
Before that, he had beat Jason Knight at UFC Fight Night 130 on 27th May 2018 by split decision in their 3 round contest at Echo Arena, Liverpool, United Kingdom.
He had lost to Arnold Allen at UFC Fight Night 107 on 18th March 2017 by split decision in their 3 round contest at 02 Arena, London.
Amirkhani's last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 2 months and 26 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 10 months and 5 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 14 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.8 rounds on average.