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Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs Carla Esparza preview
When is Jedrzejczyk vs Esparza?
Joanna Jedrzejczyk could potentially take on Carla Esparza, in Spring 2022.
The fight would be contested over 5 rounds in the Women’s Strawweight division, which means the weight limit would be 115 pounds (8.2 stone or 52.2 KG).
Jedrzejczyk vs Esparza stats
Joanna Jedrzejczyk would step into the octagon with a record of 16 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 1 by submission.
Carla Esparza would make her way to the cage with a record of 19 wins, 7 loses and 0 draws, with 4 of those wins by knock out and 4 by submission.
The stats suggest Jedrzejczyk would have a slight advantage in power over Esparza, with a 25% knock out percentage over Esparza's 21%.
If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Esparza would have an advantage over Jedrzejczyk, with a 21% submission rate over Jedrzejczyk's 6%.
Joanna Jedrzejczyk is the same age as Carla Esparza, at 35 years old.
Jedrzejczyk has a height advantage of 5 inches over Esparza. This also extends to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Jedrzejczyk is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 5 fewer fights, and made her debut in 2012, 2 year and 3 months later than Esparza, whose first professional fight was in 2010. She has fought the same amount of professional rounds, 69 to Esparza's 69.
Jedrzejczyk vs Esparza form
Joanna Jedrzejczyk has beaten 2 of her last 5 opponents.
In her last fight, she lost to Weili Zhang at UFC 275 on 11th June 2022 by knockout in the 2nd round at Singapore Indoor Stadium, Singapore.
Previous to that, she had been beaten by Weili Zhang at UFC 248 on 7th March 2020 by split decision in their UFC Women’s Strawweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.
Going into that contest, she had beat Michelle Waterson at UFC on ESPN+ 19 on 12th October 2019 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at Amalie Arena, Tampa.
Before that, she had lost to Valentina Shevchenko at UFC 231 on 8th December 2018 by unanimous decision in their UFC Women’s Flyweight championship fight at Scotiabank Arena, Toronto, Canada.
She had won against Tecia Torres at UFC on FOX 30 on 28th July 2018 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Scotiabank Saddledome, Calgary.
Esparza has beaten 4 of her last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 3 times.
In her last fight, she Weili Zhang at UFC 281 on 12th November 2022 by submission in the 2nd round in their UFC Women’s Strawweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York City, United States.
Previous to that, she had beat Rose Namajunas at UFC 274 on 7th May 2022 by split decision in their UFC Women’s Strawweight championship fight at Jeunesse Arena, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Going into that contest, she had defeated Xiaonan Yan at UFC Vegas 27 on 22nd May 2021 by knockout in the 2nd round in the United States.
Before that, she had won against Marina Rodriguez at UFC Fight Island 3 on 25th July 2020 by split decision in their 3 round contest at UFC Fight Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
She had defeated Alexa Grasso at UFC on ESPN+ 17 on 21st September 2019 by majority decision in their 3 round contest at Arena Ciudad de Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico.
In terms of recent activity, Carla Esparza has been fighting more than Joanna Jedrzejczyk.
Joanna Jedrzejczyk last fought 9 months and 12 days ago, while Carla Esparza's last outing was 4 months and 11 days ago.
Jedrzejczyk's last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 7 months and 23 days, meaning she has been fighting on average every 11 months and 5 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 20 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 4 rounds on average.
Esparza's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 6 months and 2 days, meaning she has been fighting on average every 8 months and 12 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 Jedrzejczyk vs Esparza?
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