Current rankings @ Lightweight
When is Hernandez vs Santos?
Alexander Hernandez could potentially take on Leonardo Santos, in Late 2021.
The fight would be contested over 3 rounds in the Lightweight division, which means the weight limit would be 155 pounds (11.1 stone or 70.3 KG).
Hernandez vs Santos stats
Alexander Hernandez would step into the octagon with a record of 13 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 2 by submission.
Leonardo Santos would make his way to the cage with a record of 18 wins, 6 loses and 1 draw, with 3 of those wins by knock out and 9 by submission.
The stats suggest Hernandez would have a large advantage in power over Santos, boasting at 46% knock out percentage over Santos' 17%.
If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Santos would have a massive advantage over Hernandez, boosting at 50% submission rate over Hernandez's 15%.
Alexander Hernandez is the younger man by 13 years, at 30 years old.
Santos has a height advantage of 3 inches over Hernandez. This also extends to a 3-inch reach advantage.
Hernandez is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 7 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2012, 10 year and 3 months later than Santos, whose first professional fight was in 2002. He has fought 11 less professional rounds, 37 to Santos' 48.
Hernandez vs Santos form
Hernandez has beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going to the judges once.
In his last fight, he lost to Billy Quarantillo at UFC 282 on 10th December 2022 by knockout in the 2nd round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Renato Moicano at UFC 271 on 12th February 2022 by knockout in the 2nd round at Toyota Center, Houston.
Going into that contest, he had beat Mike Breeden at UFC Vegas 38 on 2nd October 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had lost to Drew Dober at UFC Fight Night Jacksonville on 13th May 2020 by knockout in the 2nd round at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena, Jacksonville.
He had won against Francisco Trinaldo at UFC on ESPN 4 on 20th July 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at AT&T Center, San Antonio.
Hernandez's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 6 months and 20 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 17 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2 rounds on average.
Santos' last 2 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 2 months and 5 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 4 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 5 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.5 rounds on average.
What are the odds on Hernandez vs Santos?
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