Autumn/Fall 2024
Potentially

Potential contest
5 rounds contest @ Bantamweight
24-4-0
18-1-0

Belts on The Line

UFC Bantamweight

The tape

39
Age
29
5' 8" / 173 cm
Height
5' 11" / 180 cm
68.1" / 173 cm
Reach
72" / 183 cm

Full record

KO 4UD 3KO 2
Form
UD 5KO 2SD 3NCKO 1
24
Wins
18
7
By KO
12
29
KO%
67
1
By Sub
1
4
SUB%
6
4
Losses
1
2
Stopped
1
1
Tapped
0
0
Draws
0
2005
Debut
2015
28
Bouts
20
83
Rounds
39
6 hours, 19 minutes
Fight Time
2 hours, 44 minutes

Current rankings @ Bantamweight

12
UFC
-
-
Bellator
-
-
Tapology
1

Dominick Cruz vs Sean O’Malley preview

When is Cruz vs O’Malley?

Dominick Cruz could set to fight Sean O’Malley, in Autumn/Fall 2024.

The fight would be scheduled for 5 rounds in the Bantamweight division, which means the weight limit would be 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).

Cruz vs O’Malley stats

Dominick Cruz would step into the octagon with a record of 24 wins, 4 losses and 0 draws, 7 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 1 by submission.

Sean O’Malley would make his way to the cage with a record of 18 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 12 of those wins coming by knock out and 1 by submission.

The stats suggest O'Malley would have a massive power advantage over Cruz, boasting a 67% knock out percentage over Cruz's 29%.

If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest O'Malley would have a slight advantage over Cruz, with a 6% submission rate over Cruz's 4%.

Dominick Cruz is the older man by 10 years, at 39 years old.

O'Malley has a height advantage of 3 inches over Cruz. This also extends to a 4-inch reach advantage.

Cruz is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 9 more fights, and made his debut in 2005, 10 years and 1 month earlier than O'Malley, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He has fought 44 more professional rounds, 83 to O'Malley's 39.

Cruz vs O’Malley form

O'Malley has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance twice.

In his last fight, he won against Marlon Vera at UFC 299 on 9th March 2024 by unanimous decision in their UFC Bantamweight championship fight at Kaseya Center, Miami, United States.

Previous to that, he had beaten Aljamain Sterling at UFC 292 on 19th August 2023 by knockout in the 2nd round in their UFC Bantamweight championship fight at TD Garden, Boston.

Going into that contest, he had defeated Petr Yan at UFC 280 on 22nd October 2022 by split decision in their 3 round contest at Etihad Arena, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

Before that, he had defeated Pedro Munhoz at UFC 276 on 2nd July 2022 by split decision in the 2nd round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.

He was victorious against Raulian Paiva at UFC 269 on 11th December 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

Activity check

Cruz's last 3 fights have come over a period of 4 years and 7 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 1 year, 4 months and 4 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3 rounds on average.

O'Malley's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 5 months and 5 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 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 Cruz vs O’Malley?

Sorry, we couldn’t find any odds for Cruz vs O’Malley yet. If a contest doesn’t have odds initially after it is announced, bookmakers usually release them closer to the day of the fight.

Dominick Cruz vs Sean O’Malley news

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