Current rankings @ Lightweight
When is Chandler vs Tsarukyan?
Michael Chandler could potentially face Arman Tsarukyan, in .
The fight would be contested over 5 rounds in the Lightweight division, which means the weight limit would be 155 pounds (11.1 stone or 70.3 KG).
Chandler vs Tsarukyan 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.
Arman Tsarukyan would make his way to the cage with a record of 20 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 8 of those wins by knock out and 5 by submission.
The stats suggest Chandler would have a slight advantage in power over Tsarukyan, with a 48% knock out percentage over Tsarukyan's 40%.
If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Chandler would have a slight advantage over Tsarukyan, with a 30% submission rate over Tsarukyan's 25%.
Michael Chandler is the older man by 11 years, at 37 years old.
Chandler has a height advantage of 1 inch over Tsarukyan. Despite this, Tsarukyan has 3-inch reach advantage.
Chandler is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 8 more fights, and made his debut in 2009, 6 years and 1 month earlier than Tsarukyan, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He has fought 17 more professional rounds, 68 to Tsarukyan's 51.
Chandler vs Tsarukyan 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 beat 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 won against Dan Hooker at UFC 257 on 23rd January 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at Etihad Arena, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
Tsarukyan has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he beat Joaquim Silva at UFC Fight Night – Vettori vs. Cannonier on 17th June 2023 by knockout in the 3rd round at UFC Apex, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Damir Ismagulov at UFC Fight Night: Cannonier vs. Strickland on 17th December 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC Apex, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Mateusz Gamrot at UFC Fight Night: Tsarukyan vs. Gamrot on 25th June 2022 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had defeated Joel Alvarez at UFC Fight Night on 26th February 2022 by knockout in the 2nd round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
He had won against Christos Giagos at UFC Vegas 37 on 18th September 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
In terms of recent activity, Arman Tsarukyan has been fighting more than Michael Chandler.
Michael Chandler last fought 10 months and 12 days ago, while Arman Tsarukyan's last outing was 3 months and 7 days ago.
Chandler's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 8 months and 1 day, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 13 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 11 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.2 rounds on average.
Tsarukyan's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years and 6 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 months and 27 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 14 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.8 rounds on average.
What are the odds on Chandler vs Tsarukyan?
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