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Current rankings @ Bantamweight
When is Font vs Garbrandt?
Rob Font is set to fight Cody Garbrandt, as the main event of UFC Vegas 27, on Saturday 22nd May 2021 in the United States.
The fight is scheduled for 5 rounds in the Bantamweight division, which means the weight limit will be 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
Font vs Garbrandt stats
Rob Font steps into the ring with a record of 18 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 4 by submission.
Cody Garbrandt will make his way to the ring with a record of 12 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 10 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Garbrandt has a massive power advantage over Font, boosting at 83% knock out percentage over Font's 44%.
Rob Font is the older man by 4 years, at 33 years old.
Font has 7-inch reach advantage.
Font is the more experienced professional fighter, having had 7 more fights, and made his debut in 2011, 1 year earlier than Garbrandt, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He has fought 19 more professional rounds, 45 to Garbrandt's 26.
Font vs Garbrandt form
Font has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going to the judges twice.
In his last fight, he defeated Marlon Moraes on 19th December 2020 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Ricky Sim n on 7th December 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Capital One Arena, Washington D.C..
Going into that contest, he had beat Sergio Pettis on 15th December 2018 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Wisconsin Entertainment and Sports Center, Milwaukee, United States.
Before that, he had won against Thomas Almeida on 20th January 2018 by knockout in the 2nd round at TD Garden, Boston.
He had been beaten by Pedro Munhoz on 28th October 2017 by knockout in the 1st round at Ibirapuera Gymnasium, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Font's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 6 months and 11 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 14 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2 rounds on average.
Garbrandt's last 4 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 6 months and 5 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 10 months and 16 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 1.5 rounds on average.