Sep 14 2024
Saturday

OVO Wembley, London, United Kingdom

Main Event
5 rounds contest @ Middleweight
15-0-0

est. walkout:

TBC

broadcast start time:

UK - TBC / US - TBC

13-3-0

Belts on The Line

Bellator Middleweight Championship

The tape

32
Age
31
6' 1" / 185 cm
Height
6' 1" / 185 cm
74.4" / 189 cm
Reach
79.5" / 202 cm

Full record

SD 3KO 3UD 5UD 5UD 3
Form
UD 3KO 3UD 5UD 3KO 1
15
Wins
13
6
By KO
4
40
KO%
31
1
By Sub
3
7
SUB%
23
0
Losses
3
0
Stopped
1
0
Tapped
0
0
Draws
0
2017
Debut
2017
15
Bouts
16
37
Rounds
37
2 hours, 41 minutes
Fight Time
2 hours, 44 minutes

Current rankings @ Middleweight

-
UFC
-
-
Bellator
1
-
Tapology
-

Johnny Eblen vs Fabian Edwards preview

When is Eblen vs Edwards II?

Johnny Eblen will fight Fabian Edwards in the main event of Bellator Champions Series, on Saturday 14th September 2024 at OVO Wembley in London.

The fight will take place over 5 rounds in the Middleweight division, which means the weight limit will be 185 pounds (13.2 stone or 83.9 KG).

This contest is for the Bellator Middleweight championship.

Eblen vs Edwards II stats

Johnny Eblen steps into the octagon with an undefeated record of 15 wins, zero losses and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 1 by submission.

Fabian Edwards will make his way to the cage with a record of 13 wins, 3 losses and 0 draws, 4 of those wins coming by knock out and 3 by submission.

Johnny Eblen's Bellator record currently stands at 11-0-0, while Fabian Edwards' comes in at 9-3-0.

The stats suggest Eblen has a slight advantage in power over Edwards, with a 40% knock out percentage over Edwards' 31%.

If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Edwards will have an advantage over Eblen, with a 23% submission rate over Eblen's 7%.

Johnny Eblen is the older man by 1 year, at 32 years old.

Edwards has a 6-inch reach advantage.

Eblen is arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 1 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2017, 1 month later than Edwards, whose first professional fight was in 2017. He has fought the same amount of professional rounds, 37 to Edwards' 37.

Eblen vs Edwards II form

Eblen remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 1 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he won against Impa Kasanganay at PFL vs. Bellator: CHAMPS on 24th February 2024 by split decision in their 3 round contest at Kingdom Arena, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Previous to that, he had beaten Fabian Edwards at Bellator 299 on 23rd September 2023 by knockout in the 3rd round in their Bellator Middleweight championship fight at 3Arena Dublin, Dublin, Ireland.

Going into that contest, he had defeated Anatoly Tokov at Bellator 290 on 4th February 2023 by unanimous decision in their Bellator Middleweight championship fight at Kia Forum, Inglewood, United States.

Before that, he was victorious against Gegard Mousasi at Bellator 282 on 24th June 2022 by unanimous decision in their Bellator Middleweight championship fight at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville.

He had won against John Salter at Bellator 276 on 11th March 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at The Family Arena, St. Louis.

Edwards has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 3 times.

In his last fight, he defeated Aaron Jeffery at Bellator Champions Series: Belfast on 22nd March 2024 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at SSE Arena, Belfast, United Kingdom.

Previous to that, he had lost to Johnny Eblen at Bellator 299 on 23rd September 2023 by knockout in the 3rd round in their Bellator Middleweight championship fight at 3Arena Dublin, Dublin, Ireland.

Going into that contest, he had defeated Gegard Mousasi at Bellator MMA Paris on 12th May 2023 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at Accor Arena, Paris, France.

Before that, he was victorious against Charlie Ward at Bellator Milan on 29th October 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Allianz Cloud Arena, Milan, Italy.

He had won against Lyoto Machida at Bellator 281 on 13th May 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at SSE Arena, London, United Kingdom.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Fabian Edwards has been fighting more than Johnny Eblen.

Johnny Eblen last fought 4 months and 22 days ago, while Fabian Edwards' last outing was 3 months and 24 days ago.

Eblen's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 4 months and 5 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 20 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 19 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3.8 rounds on average.

Edwards' last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 2 months and 3 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 15 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3 rounds on average.

What are the odds on Eblen vs Edwards II?

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

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