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Demetrious Johnson vs Henry Cejudo preview
When is Johnson vs Cejudo III?
Demetrious Johnson could potentially square off against Henry Cejudo, in Early 2023.
The fight would take place over 5 rounds in the Flyweight division, which means the weight limit would be 125 pounds (8.9 stone or 56.7 KG).
Johnson vs Cejudo III stats
Demetrious Johnson would step into the octagon with a record of 31 wins, 4 loses and 1 draw, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 12 by submission.
Henry Cejudo would make his way to the cage with a record of 16 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 8 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Cejudo would have a massive power advantage over Johnson, boosting at 50% knock out percentage over Johnson's 19%.
If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Johnson would have a massive advantage over Cejudo, boasting at 39% submission rate over Cejudo's 0%.
Demetrious Johnson is the same age as Henry Cejudo, at 36 years old.
Cejudo has a height advantage of 1 inch over Johnson. This also extends to a 1-inch reach advantage.
Johnson is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 18 more fights. He has fought 68 more professional rounds, 110 to Cejudo's 42.
Johnson vs Cejudo III form
Johnson has won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 1 of them, going to the judges 4 times.
In his last fight, he won against Adriano Moraes at ONE Championship 161 on 26th August 2022 by knockout in the 4th round in their ONE Flyweight championship fight at Singapore Indoor Stadium, Singapore.
Previous to that, he had won against Rodtang Jitmuangnon at ONE Championship – One X on 26th March 2022 by knockout in the 2nd round at Singapore Indoor Stadium, Singapore.
Going into that contest, he had beat Danny Kingad at ONE Championship – Century – Part 1 on 12th October 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Ryogoku Kokugikan, Tokyo, Japan.
Before that, he had defeated Tatsumitsu Wada at ONE Championship – Dawn of Heroes on 2nd August 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Mall of Asia Arena, Manila, Philippines.
He had won against Yuya Wakamatsu at ONE Championship – A New Era on 31st March 2019 by unanimous decision in the 2nd round at Ryogoku Kokugikan, Tokyo, Japan.
Cejudo has won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 3 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight, he defeated Dominick Cruz at UFC 249 on 9th May 2020 by knockout in the 2nd round in their UFC Bantamweight championship fight at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena, Jacksonville, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Marlon Moraes at UFC 238 on 8th June 2019 by knockout in the 3rd round in their UFC Bantamweight championship fight at United Center, Chicago.
Going into that contest, he had beat T.J. Dillashaw at UFC on ESPN+ 1 on 19th January 2019 by knockout in the 1st round in their UFC Flyweight championship fight at Barclays Center, Brooklyn.
Before that, he had won against Demetrious Johnson at UFC 227 on 4th August 2018 by split decision in their UFC Flyweight championship fight at Staples Center, Los Angeles.
He had beat Sergio Pettis at UFC 218 on 2nd December 2017 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Little Caesars Arena, Detroit.
In terms of recent activity, Demetrious Johnson has been fighting more than Henry Cejudo.
Demetrious Johnson last fought 7 months and 4 days ago, while Henry Cejudo's last outing was 2 years, 10 months and 21 days ago.
Johnson's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 11 months and 27 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 9 months and 19 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 14 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.8 rounds on average.
Cejudo's last 5 fights have come over a period of 5 years, 3 months and 28 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 1 year and 23 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 14 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.8 rounds on average.
What are the odds on Johnson vs Cejudo III?
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