Late 2021
Potentially

Potential contest
5 rounds contest @ Bantamweight
19-6-0
16-4-0

The tape

35
Age
29
5' 8" / 173 cm
Height
5' 7" / 169 cm
71.7" / 182 cm
Reach
66.9" / 170 cm

Full record

UD 5UD 5UD 5KO 1UD 3
Form
SD 3SD 5UD 5Others 4KO 5
19
Wins
16
8
By KO
7
42
KO%
44
4
By Sub
1
21
SUB%
6
6
Losses
4
0
Stopped
0
1
Tapped
0
0
Draws
0
2011
Debut
2013
25
Bouts
20
60
Rounds
64
4 hours, 34 minutes
Fight Time
4 hours, 58 minutes

Current rankings @ Bantamweight

7
UFC
3
-
Bellator
-
8
Tapology
2

Rob Font vs Petr Yan preview

When is Font vs Yan?

Rob Font could potentially take on Petr Yan, in Late 2021.

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 Yan stats

Rob Font would step into the octagon with a record of 19 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 4 by submission.

Petr Yan would make his way to the cage with a record of 16 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, with 7 of those wins by knock out and 1 by submission.

The stats suggest Yan would have a slight advantage in power over Font, with a 44% knock out percentage over Font's 42%.

If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Font would have an advantage over Yan, with a 21% submission rate over Yan's 6%.

Rob Font is the older man by 6 years, at 35 years old.

Font has a height advantage of 1 inch over Yan. This also extends to a 5-inch reach advantage.

Font is currently arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 5 more fights, and made his debut in 2011, 1 year and 3 months earlier than Yan, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He has fought 4 less professional rounds, 60 to Yan's 64.

Font vs Yan form

Font has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going to the judges twice.

In his last fight, he lost to 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, United States.

Previous to that, he had been beaten by Jose Aldo at UFC Fight Night on 4th December 2021 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

Going into that contest, he had defeated Cody Garbrandt at UFC Vegas 27 on 22nd May 2021 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest.

Before that, he had beat Marlon Moraes at UFC Vegas 17 on 19th December 2020 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

He had won against Ricky Simon at UFC on ESPN 7 on 7th December 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Capital One Arena, Washington D.C..

Yan has beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance once.

In his last fight, he Sean O’Malley at UFC 280 on 22nd October 2022 by split decision in their 3 round contest at Etihad Arena, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

Previous to that, he had lost to Aljamain Sterling at UFC 273 on 9th April 2022 by split decision in their UFC Bantamweight championship fight at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena, Jacksonville, United States.

Going into that contest, he had beat Cory Sandhagen at UFC 267 on 30th October 2021 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest.

Before that, he had been beaten by Aljamain Sterling at UFC 259 on 6th March 2021 by unanimous decision in the 4th round in their UFC Bantamweight championship fight at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.

He had defeated Jose Aldo at UFC 251 on 11th July 2020 by knockout in the 5th round in their UFC Bantamweight championship fight at UFC Fight Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Petr Yan has been fighting more than Rob Font.

Rob Font last fought 7 months and 6 days ago, while Petr Yan's last outing was 1 month and 14 days ago.

Font's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 11 months and 29 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 7 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 19 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3.8 rounds on average.

Yan's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 4 months and 25 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 24 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 22 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 4.4 rounds on average.

What are the odds on Font vs Yan?

Sorry, we couldn’t find any odds for Font vs Yan 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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