Current rankings @ Heavyweight
When is Gane vs Blaydes?
Ciryl Gane could potentially square off against Curtis Blaydes, in Late 2023.
The fight would be scheduled for 5 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which means there would be no weight limit.
Gane vs Blaydes stats
Ciryl Gane would step into the octagon with a record of 12 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.
Curtis Blaydes would make his way to the cage with a record of 17 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, with 12 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Blaydes would have a large advantage in power over Gane, boosting at 71% knock out percentage over Gane's 50%.
If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Gane would have a large advantage over Blaydes, boasting at 25% submission rate over Blaydes' 0%.
Ciryl Gane is the older man by 1 year, at 33 years old.
Gane has 3-inch reach advantage.
Gane is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 7 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2018, 4 year and 2 months later than Blaydes, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He has fought 11 less professional rounds, 37 to Blaydes' 48.
Gane vs Blaydes form
Ciryl Gane has stopped 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he defeated Sergey Spivac at UFC Fight Night Paris – Gane vs. Spivac on 2nd September 2023 by knockout in the 2nd round at Accor Arena, Paris, France.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Jon Jones at UFC 285 on 4th March 2023 by knockout in the 1st round in their UFC Heavyweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Tai Tuivasa at UFC Fight Night Paris on 3rd September 2022 by knockout in the 3rd round at Accor Arena, Paris, France.
Before that, he had lost to Francis NGannou at UFC 270 on 22nd January 2022 by unanimous decision in their UFC Heavyweight championship fight at Honda Center, Anaheim, United States.
He had beat Derrick Lewis at UFC 265 on 7th August 2021 by knockout in the 3rd round at Toyota Center, Houston.
Blaydes has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he Sergei Pavlovich at UFC Fight Night – Pavlovich vs. Blaydes on 22nd April 2023 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC Apex, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Tom Aspinall at UFC Fight Night London on 23rd July 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at The O2, London, United Kingdom.
Going into that contest, he had beat Chris Daukaus at UFC Fight Night Columbus on 26th March 2022 by knockout in the 2nd round at Nationwide Arena, Columbus, United States.
Before that, he had defeated Jairzinho Rozenstruik at UFC 266 on 4th September 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.
He had been beaten by Derrick Lewis at UFC Vegas 19 on 20th February 2021 by knockout in the 2nd round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
In terms of recent activity, Ciryl Gane has been fighting more than Curtis Blaydes.
Ciryl Gane last fought 20 days ago, while Curtis Blaydes' last outing was 5 months ago.
Gane's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 1 month and 15 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 4 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 14 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.8 rounds on average.
Blaydes' last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 7 months and 2 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 7 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 1.8 rounds on average.
What are the odds on Gane vs Blaydes?
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