Summer 2024
Potentially

Potential contest
3 rounds contest @ Flyweight
16-5-0
31-5-0

Belts on The Line

Rizin Flyweight

The tape

30
Age
33
5' 4" / 163 cm
Height
5' 5" / 165 cm
63" / 160 cm
Reach
66.1" / 168 cm

Full record

SD 3UD 3SUB 5UD 3
Form
SUB 2NCUD 3SUB 2UD 5
16
Wins
31
1
By KO
15
6
KO%
48
6
By Sub
4
38
SUB%
13
5
Losses
5
0
Stopped
2
1
Tapped
1
0
Draws
0
N/A
Debut
2010
21
Bouts
37
55
Rounds
87
4 hours, 20 minutes
Fight Time
6 hours, 13 minutes

Current rankings @ Flyweight

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UFC
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Tapology
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Ray Borg vs Kyoji Horiguchi preview

When is Borg vs Horiguchi?

Ray Borg could potentially take on Kyoji Horiguchi, in Summer 2024.

The fight would be scheduled for 3 rounds in the Flyweight division, which means the weight limit would be 125 pounds (8.9 stone or 56.7 KG).

Borg vs Horiguchi stats

Ray Borg would step into the octagon with a record of 16 wins, 5 losses and 0 draws, 1 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 6 by submission.

Kyoji Horiguchi would make his way to the cage with a record of 31 wins, 5 losses and 0 draws, 15 of those wins coming by knock out and 4 by submission.

The stats suggest Horiguchi would have a massive power advantage over Borg, boasting a 48% knock out percentage over Borg's 6%.

If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Borg would have a large advantage over Horiguchi, boasting a 38% submission rate over Horiguchi's 13%.

Ray Borg is the younger man by 3 years, at 30 years old.

Horiguchi has a height advantage of 1 inch over Borg. This also extends to a 3-inch reach advantage.

Borg is currently arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 15 fewer fights, and made his debut in , 13 years and 11 months earlier than Horiguchi, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He has fought 32 less professional rounds, 55 to Horiguchi's 87.

Borg vs Horiguchi form

Kyoji Horiguchi has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he won against Makoto Takahashi at RIZIN 45 on 31st December 2023 by submission in the 2nd round in their Rizin Flyweight championship fight at Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan.

Previous to that, he won against Makoto Takahashi at Bellator MMA vs. RIZIN 2 on 31st July 2023 by submission in the 1st round in their Bellator Flyweight championship fight at Saitama Super Arena, Saitama.

Going into that contest, he had beaten Hiromasa Ougikubo at Bellator MMA vs. RIZIN on 31st December 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Saitama Super Arena, Saitama.

Before that, he had defeated Yuto Hokamura at RIZIN 38 on 25th September 2022 by submission in the 2nd round at Saitama Super Arena, Saitama.

He had lost to Patchy Mix at Bellator 279 on 23rd April 2022 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at Neal S. Blaisdell Center, Honolulu, United States.

Activity check

Borg's last 4 fights have come over a period of 7 years, 1 month and 13 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 1 year, 9 months and 12 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 14 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3.5 rounds on average.

Horiguchi's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years and 1 day, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 months and 26 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 13 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.6 rounds on average.

What are the odds on Borg vs Horiguchi?

Sorry, we couldn’t find any odds for Borg vs Horiguchi 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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