Spring 2022
Potentially

Potential contest
5 rounds contest @ Bantamweight
12-5-0
16-1-0

The tape

31
Age
28
5' 8" / 173 cm
Height
5' 11" / 180 cm
65.4" / 166 cm
Reach
72" / 183 cm

Full record

KO 1UD 5KO 2KO 1KO 1
Form
SD 3NCKO 1KO 3KO 3
12
Wins
16
10
By KO
11
83
KO%
69
0
By Sub
1
0
SUB%
6
5
Losses
1
4
Stopped
1
0
Tapped
0
0
Draws
0
2012
Debut
2015
17
Bouts
18
32
Rounds
32
2 hours, 15 minutes
Fight Time
2 hours, 13 minutes

Current rankings @ Bantamweight

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UFC
1
-
Bellator
-
-
Tapology
3

Cody Garbrandt vs Sean O’Malley preview

When is Garbrandt vs O’Malley?

Cody Garbrandt could potentially face the challenge of Sean O’Malley, in Spring 2022.

The fight would take place over 5 rounds in the Bantamweight division, which means the weight limit would be 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).

Garbrandt vs O’Malley stats

Cody Garbrandt would step into the octagon with a record of 12 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, 10 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Sean O’Malley would make his way to the cage with a record of 16 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 11 of those wins by knock out and 1 by submission.

The stats suggest Garbrandt would have an advantage in power over O'Malley, with a 83% knock out percentage over O'Malley's 69%.

If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest O'Malley would have a slight advantage over Garbrandt, with a 6% submission rate over Garbrandt's 0%.

Cody Garbrandt is the older man by 3 years, at 31 years old.

O'Malley has a height advantage of 3 inches over Garbrandt. This also extends to a 7-inch reach advantage.

Garbrandt is currently arguably the more experienced fighter, having had the same amount of fights, and made his debut in 2012, 2 years and 2 months earlier than O'Malley, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He has fought the same amount of professional rounds, 32 to O'Malley's 32.

Garbrandt vs O’Malley form

Cody Garbrandt has stopped 1 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he lost to Kai Kara France at UFC 269 on 11th December 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, he had been beaten by Rob Font at UFC Vegas 27 on 22nd May 2021 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest.

Going into that contest, he had won against Raphael Assuncao at UFC 250 on 6th June 2020 by knockout in the 2nd round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

Before that, he had lost to Pedro Munhoz at UFC 235 on 2nd March 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.

He had been beaten by T.J. Dillashaw at UFC 227 on 4th August 2018 by knockout in the 1st round in their UFC Bantamweight championship fight at Staples Center, Los Angeles.

O'Malley has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.

In his last fight, he beat Petr Yan 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 beat Pedro Munhoz at UFC 276 on 2nd July 2022 by split decision in the 2nd round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.

Going into that contest, he had beat Raulian Paiva at UFC 269 on 11th December 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

Before that, he had defeated Kris Moutinho at UFC 264 on 10th July 2021 by knockout in the 3rd round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.

He had won against Thomas Almeida at UFC 260 on 27th March 2021 by knockout in the 3rd round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Sean O’Malley has been fighting more than Cody Garbrandt.

Cody Garbrandt last fought 11 months and 20 days ago, while Sean O’Malley's last outing was 1 month and 9 days ago.

Garbrandt's last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 3 months and 27 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 10 months and 12 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2 rounds on average.

O'Malley's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 8 months and 4 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 months and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 12 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.4 rounds on average.

What are the odds on Garbrandt vs O’Malley?

Sorry, we couldn’t find any odds for Garbrandt vs O’Malley 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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