Current rankings @ Lightweight
When is Bush vs Rong?
Dakota Bush could fight Zhu Rong, during the of Bush vs Rong, in Late 2021.
The fight would take place over 3 rounds in the Lightweight division, which means the weight limit would be 155 pounds (11.1 stone or 70.3 KG).
Bush vs Rong stats
Dakota Bush would step into the ring with a record of 8 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 2 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 4 by submission.
Zhu Rong would make his way to the ring with a record of 16 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 11 of those wins by knock out and 4 by submission.
The stats suggest Rong would have a massive power advantage over Bush, boosting at 69% knock out percentage over Bush's 25%.
Dakota Bush is the older man by 6 years, at 27 years old.
Rong has a height advantage of 1 inch over Bush. Despite this, he has 1-inch reach advantage.
Bush is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 9 less fights, and made his debut in 2016, 3 months earlier than Rong, whose first professional fight was in 2016. He has fought 14 less professional rounds, 20 to Rong's 34.
Bush vs Rong form
Bush has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going to the judges twice.
In his last fight, he lost to Austin Hubbard at UFC Vegas 24 on 17th April 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Austin Clem at LFA 98 on 29th January 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at Hartman Arena, Park City.
Going into that contest, he had beat Brian Del Rosario at LFA 92 on 2nd October 2020 by knockout in the 1st round at Hartman Arena, Park City, Kansas.
Before that, he had been beaten by Jaleel Willis at LFA 67 on 24th May 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Branson Convention Center, Branson, United States.
He had defeated Jordin Hinman at LFA 60 on 15th February 2019 by unanimous decision in the 1st round at Seven Flags Event Center, Clive.
Bush's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 7 months and 3 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 1.8 rounds on average.