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Current rankings @ Lightweight
When is Dariush vs Gamrot?
Beneil Dariush will fight Mateusz Gamrot, during the main card of UFC 281, on Saturday 22nd October 2022 at Etihad Arena in Abu Dhabi.
The fight will take place over 3 rounds in the Lightweight division, which means the weight limit will be 155 pounds (11.1 stone or 70.3 KG).
Dariush vs Gamrot stats
Beneil Dariush steps into the ring with a record of 21 wins, 4 loses and 1 draw, 5 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 8 by submission.
Mateusz Gamrot will make his way to the ring with a record of 21 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 7 of those wins by knock out and 5 by submission.
The stats suggest Gamrot has a slight advantage in power over Dariush, with a 33% knock out percentage over Dariush's 24%.
Beneil Dariush is the older man by 2 years, at 33 years old.
Dariush has 2-inch reach advantage.
Dariush is arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 4 more fights, and made his debut in 2009, 2 years and 2 months earlier than Gamrot, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He has fought 11 less professional rounds, 51 to Gamrot's 62.
Dariush vs Gamrot form
Dariush has won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 2 of them, going to the judges 3 times.
In his last fight, he won against Tony Ferguson at UFC 262 on 15th May 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Toyota Center, Houston, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Diego Ferreira at UFC Vegas 18 on 6th February 2021 by split decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, he had beat Scott Holtzman at UFC Vegas 6 on 8th August 2020 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had defeated Drakkar Klose at UFC 248 on 7th March 2020 by knockout in the 2nd round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.
He had won against Frank Camacho at UFC on ESPN+ 20 on 26th October 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Singapore Indoor Stadium, Kallang, Singapore.
Dariush's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 9 months and 17 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 23 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2 rounds on average.
Gamrot's last 3 fights have come over a period of 1 year and 26 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 months and 10 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.7 rounds on average.
Dariush vs Gamrot US streams
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Dariush vs Gamrot UK streams
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UFC 281 Tickets
Etihad Arena, Abu Dhabi
United Arab Emirates
Show open: TBA
Main card starts: TBA