Current rankings @ Welterweight
When is Chandler vs Dober?
Michael Chandler could potentially take on Drew Dober, in Spring 2024.
The fight would be scheduled for 5 rounds in the Welterweight division, which means the weight limit would be 170 pounds (12.1 stone or 77.1 KG).
Chandler vs Dober stats
Michael Chandler would step into the octagon with a record of 23 wins, 8 loses and 0 draws, 11 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 7 by submission.
Drew Dober would make his way to the cage with a record of 27 wins, 12 loses and 0 draws, with 14 of those wins by knock out and 6 by submission.
The stats suggest Dober would have a slight advantage in power over Chandler, with a 52% knock out percentage over Chandler's 48%.
If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Chandler would have a slight advantage over Dober, with a 30% submission rate over Dober's 22%.
Michael Chandler is the older man by 2 years, at 37 years old.
Dober has 1-inch reach advantage.
Chandler is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 8 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2009, 15 days later than Dober, whose first professional fight was in 2009. He has fought 16 less professional rounds, 68 to Dober's 84.
Chandler vs Dober form
Michael Chandler has stopped 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he lost to Dustin Poirier at UFC 281 on 12th November 2022 by in the 3rd round at Madison Square Garden, New York City, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Tony Ferguson at UFC 274 on 7th May 2022 by knockout in the 2nd round at Jeunesse Arena, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Justin Gaethje at UFC 268 on 6th November 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Madison Square Garden, New York City, United States.
Before that, he had lost to Charles Oliveira at UFC 262 on 15th May 2021 by knockout in the 2nd round in their UFC Lightweight championship fight at Toyota Center, Houston.
He had beat Dan Hooker at UFC 257 on 23rd January 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at Etihad Arena, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
Drew Dober has stopped 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he won against Rick Glenn at UFC Fight Night – Green vs Dawson on 7th October 2023 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC Apex, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Matt Frevola at UFC 288 on 6th May 2023 by knockout in the 1st round at Prudential Center, Newark.
Going into that contest, he had won against Bobby Green at UFC Fight Night: Cannonier vs. Strickland on 17th December 2022 by knockout in the 2nd round at UFC Apex, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had beat Rafael Alves at UFC 277 on 30th July 2022 by knockout in the 3rd round at Madison Square Garden, New York City.
He had defeated Terrance McKinney at UFC Fight Night on 12th March 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
In terms of recent activity, Drew Dober has been fighting more than Michael Chandler.
Michael Chandler last fought 1 year and 19 days ago, while Drew Dober's last outing was 1 month and 24 days ago.
Chandler's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 10 months and 8 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 27 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 11 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.2 rounds on average.
Dober's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 8 months and 19 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 months and 5 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 1.6 rounds on average.
What are the odds on Chandler vs Dober?
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