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When is Holm vs Pena?
Holly Holm could set to fight Julianna Pena, in Spring 2023.
The fight would be scheduled for 5 rounds in the Women’s Bantamweight division, which means the weight limit would be 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
Holm vs Pena stats
Holly Holm would step into the octagon with a record of 14 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Julianna Pena would make her way to the cage with a record of 11 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, with 3 of those wins by knock out and 5 by submission.
The stats suggest Holm would have a large advantage in power over Pena, boasting at 57% knock out percentage over Pena's 27%.
If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Pena would have a massive advantage over Holm, boosting at 45% submission rate over Holm's 0%.
Holly Holm is the older woman by 8 years, at 41 years old.
Holm has a height advantage of 2 inches over Pena. Despite this, both fighters have equal reach.
Holm is currently arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 4 more fights, and made her debut in 2011, 1 year and 9 months later than Pena, whose first professional fight was in 2009. She has fought 30 more professional rounds, 67 to Pena's 37.
Holm vs Pena form
Holly Holm has beaten 3 of her last 5 opponents.
In her last fight, she lost to Ketlen Vieira at UFC Fight Night: Holm vs. Vieira on 21st May 2022 by split decision in their 5 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, she had defeated Irene Aldana at UFC Fight Island 4 on 3rd October 2020 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at UFC Fight Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
Going into that contest, she had beat Raquel Pennington at UFC 246 on 18th January 2020 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.
Before that, she had been beaten by Amanda Nunes at UFC 239 on 6th July 2019 by knockout in the 1st round in their UFC Women’s Bantamweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.
She had won against Megan Anderson at UFC 225 on 9th June 2018 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at United Center, Chicago.
Julianna Pena has beaten 2 of her last 5 opponents.
In her last fight, she Amanda Nunes at UFC 277 on 30th July 2022 by unanimous decision in their UFC Women’s Bantamweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York City, United States.
Previous to that, she had beat Amanda Nunes at UFC 269 on 11th December 2021 by submission in the 2nd round in their UFC Women’s Bantamweight championship fight at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, she had lost to Germaine de Randamie at UFC Fight Island 4 on 3rd October 2020 by submission in the 3rd round at UFC Fight Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
Before that, she had been beaten by Valentina Shevchenko at UFC on FOX 23 on 28th January 2017 by submission in the 2nd round at Pepsi Center, Denver, United States.
She had defeated Cat Zingano at UFC 200 on 9th July 2016 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.
In terms of recent activity, Holly Holm has been fighting more than Julianna Pena.
Holly Holm last fought 6 months and 8 days ago, while Julianna Pena's last outing was 3 months and 30 days ago.
Holm's last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 5 months and 20 days, meaning she has been fighting on average every 10 months and 22 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 17 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3.4 rounds on average.
Pena's last 5 fights have come over a period of 6 years, 4 months and 20 days, meaning she has been fighting on average every 1 year, 3 months and 11 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 15 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3 rounds on average.
What are the odds on Holm vs Pena?
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