Current rankings @ Bantamweight
When is Font vs Cruz?
Rob Font could potentially take on Dominick Cruz, in Spring 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).
Font vs Cruz stats
Rob Font would step into the octagon with a record of 20 wins, 7 loses and 0 draws, 9 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 4 by submission.
Dominick Cruz would make his way to the cage with a record of 24 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, with 7 of those wins by knock out and 1 by submission.
The stats suggest Font would have an advantage in power over Cruz, with a 45% knock out percentage over Cruz's 29%.
If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Font would have an advantage over Cruz, with a 20% submission rate over Cruz's 4%.
Rob Font is the younger man by 2 years, at 36 years old.
Font has 4-inch reach advantage.
Font is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 1 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2011, 6 year and 10 months later than Cruz, whose first professional fight was in 2005. He has fought 17 less professional rounds, 66 to Cruz's 83.
Font vs Cruz form
Font has beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going to the judges once.
In his last fight, he lost to Cory Sandhagen at UFC Fight Night – Sandhagen vs. Font on 5th August 2023 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at Bridgestone Arena, Nashville, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Adrian Yanez at UFC 287 on 8th April 2023 by knockout in the 1st round at Miami-Dade Arena, Miami.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Marlon Vera at UFC Fight Night: Font vs. Vera on 30th April 2022 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had lost to Jose Aldo at UFC Fight Night on 4th December 2021 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
He had beat Cody Garbrandt at UFC Vegas 27 on 22nd May 2021 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest.
Font's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 5 months and 30 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 1 day. In those fights, he fought a total of 21 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 4.2 rounds on average.
Cruz's last 3 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 6 months and 12 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 1 year, 2 months and 6 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3 rounds on average.
What are the odds on Font vs Cruz?
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