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US - TBC / UK - TBC
Current rankings @ Lightweight
When is Dober vs Riddell?
Drew Dober is set to square off against Brad Riddell, during the prelims of UFC 263, on Saturday 12th June 2021 in the United States.
The fight is scheduled for 3 rounds in the Lightweight division, which means the weight limit will be 155 pounds (11.1 stone or 70.3 KG).
Dober vs Riddell stats
Drew Dober steps into the ring with a record of 23 wins, 10 loses and 0 draws, 10 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 6 by submission.
Brad Riddell will make his way to the ring with a record of 9 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 5 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Riddell has advantage in power over Dober, with a 56% knock out percentage over Dober's 43%.
Drew Dober is the older man by 3 years, at 32 years old.
Dober has a height advantage of 1 inch over Riddell. Despite this, Riddell has 1-inch reach advantage.
Dober is the more experienced professional fighter, having had 23 more fights, and made his debut in 2009, 4 years and 1 month earlier than Riddell, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He has fought 51 more professional rounds, 73 to Riddell's 22.
Dober vs Riddell form
Dober has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going to the judges once.
In his last fight, he lost to Islam Makhachev on 6th March 2021 by in the 3rd round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Alexander Hernandez on 13th May 2020 by knockout in the 2nd round at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena, Jacksonville.
Going into that contest, he had beat Polo Reyes on 29th June 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Target Center, Minneapolis.
Before that, he had been beaten by Beneil Dariush on 9th March 2019 by knockout in the 2nd round at INTRUST Bank Arena, Wichita.
He had won against Frank Camacho on 27th January 2018 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Spectrum Center, Charlotte.
Dober's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 3 months and 13 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 27 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 11 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.2 rounds on average.