Autumn/Fall 2024
Potentially

Potential contest
5 rounds contest @ Light Heavyweight
29-10-1
38-19-0

The tape

41
Age
35
6' 2" / 188 cm
Height
6' 4" / 193 cm
78" / 198 cm
Reach
76" / 193 cm

Full record

SD 3SD 5KO 3SUB 2UD 5
Form
SUB 1KO 3SD 3UD 3KO 2
29
Wins
38
9
By KO
20
31
KO%
53
9
By Sub
15
31
SUB%
39
10
Losses
19
2
Stopped
11
2
Tapped
4
1
Draws
0
2007
Debut
2008
40
Bouts
57
95
Rounds
110
7 hours, 3 minutes
Fight Time
6 hours, 46 minutes

Current rankings @ Light Heavyweight

4
UFC
10
-
Bellator
-
5
Tapology
10

Jan Blachowicz vs Anthony Smith preview

When is Blachowicz vs Smith?

Jan Blachowicz could potentially take on Anthony Smith, in Autumn/Fall 2024.

The fight would be scheduled for 5 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which means the weight limit would be 205 pounds (14.6 stone or 93 KG).

Blachowicz vs Smith stats

Jan Blachowicz would step into the octagon with a record of 29 wins, 10 losses and 1 draw, 9 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 9 by submission.

Anthony Smith would make his way to the cage with a record of 38 wins, 19 losses and 0 draws, 20 of those wins coming by knock out and 15 by submission.

The stats suggest Smith would have a large advantage in power over Blachowicz, boasting a 53% knock out percentage over Blachowicz's 31%.

If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Smith would have a slight advantage over Blachowicz, with a 39% submission rate over Blachowicz's 31%.

Jan Blachowicz is the older man by 6 years, at 41 years old.

Smith has a height advantage of 2 inches over Blachowicz. Despite this, he has a 2-inch reach advantage.

Blachowicz is currently arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 17 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2007, 1 year earlier than Smith, whose first professional fight was in 2008. He has fought 15 less professional rounds, 95 to Smith's 110.

Blachowicz vs Smith form

Blachowicz has beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going to the judges once.

In his last fight, he lost to Alex Pereira at UFC 291 on 29th July 2023 by split decision in their 3 round contest at Vivint Arena, Salt Lake City, United States.

Previous to that, he had drawn with Magomed Ankalaev at UFC 282 on 10th December 2022 by split draw in their 5 round contest in their UFC Light Heavyweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.

Going into that contest, he had won against Aleksandar Rakic at UFC Fight Night: Błachowicz vs. Rakić on 14th May 2022 by knockout in the 3rd round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

Before that, he had been beaten by Glover Teixeira at UFC 267 on 30th October 2021 by submission in the 2nd round in their UFC Light Heavyweight championship fight.

He had beaten Israel Adesanya at UFC 259 on 6th March 2021 by unanimous decision in their UFC Light Heavyweight championship fight at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.

Anthony Smith has beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he defeated Vitor Petrino at UFC 301 on 4th May 2024 by submission in the 1st round at Jeunesse Arena, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Previous to that, he had been defeated by Khalil Rountree at UFC Fight Night: Song vs. Gutierrez on 9th December 2023 by knockout in the 3rd round at UFC Apex, Las Vegas, United States.

Going into that contest, he was victorious against Ryan Spann at UFC Fight Night – Holloway vs. Korean Zombie on 26th August 2023 by split decision in their 3 round contest at Singapore Indoor Stadium, Kallang, Singapore.

Before that, he had lost to Johnny Walker at UFC Fight Night – Rozenstruik vs. Almeida on 13th May 2023 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Spectrum Center, Charlotte, United States.

He had been beaten by Magomed Ankalaev at UFC 277 on 30th July 2022 by knockout in the 2nd round at Madison Square Garden, New York City.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Anthony Smith has been fighting more than Jan Blachowicz.

Jan Blachowicz last fought 10 months and 20 days ago, while Anthony Smith's last outing was 1 month and 14 days ago.

Blachowicz's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 3 months and 12 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 28 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 18 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3.6 rounds on average.

Smith's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 10 months and 19 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 months and 17 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 12 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.4 rounds on average.

What are the odds on Blachowicz vs Smith?

Sorry, we couldn’t find any odds for Blachowicz vs Smith 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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