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Jon Jones vs Tom Aspinall preview
When is Jones vs Aspinall?
Jon Jones could potentially face the challenge of Tom Aspinall, in Autumn/Fall 2022.
The fight would take place over 5 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which means there would be no weight limit.
Jones vs Aspinall stats
Jon Jones would step into the octagon with a record of 27 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 10 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 7 by submission.
Tom Aspinall would make his way to the cage with a record of 12 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 9 of those wins by knock out and 3 by submission.
The stats suggest Aspinall would have a massive power advantage over Jones, boosting at 75% knock out percentage over Jones' 37%.
If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Jones would have a slight advantage over Aspinall, with a 26% submission rate over Aspinall's 25%.
Jon Jones is the older man by 6 years, at 35 years old.
Aspinall has a height advantage of 1 inch over Jones. Despite this, he has 7-inch reach advantage.
Jones is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 13 more fights, and made his debut in 2008, 6 years and 8 months earlier than Aspinall, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He has fought 65 more professional rounds, 83 to Aspinall's 18.
Jones vs Aspinall form
Jones 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 Ciryl Gane at UFC 285 on 4th March 2023 by in the 1st round in their UFC Heavyweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Dominick Reyes at UFC 247 on 8th February 2020 by unanimous decision in their UFC Light Heavyweight championship fight at Toyota Center, Houston.
Going into that contest, he had beat Thiago Santos at UFC 239 on 6th July 2019 by split decision in their UFC Light Heavyweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had defeated Anthony Smith at UFC 235 on 2nd March 2019 by unanimous decision in their UFC Light Heavyweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.
He had won against Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 232 on 29th December 2018 by knockout in the 3rd round in their UFC Light Heavyweight championship fight at The Forum, Inglewood.
Aspinall has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight, he Curtis Blaydes at UFC Fight Night London on 23rd July 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at The O2, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had defeated Alexander Volkov at UFC Fight Night London on 19th March 2022 by submission in the 1st round at 02 Arena, London.
Going into that contest, he had beat Sergey Spivac at UFC Vegas 36 on 4th September 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.
Before that, he had won against Andrei Arlovski at UFC Vegas 19 on 20th February 2021 by submission in the 2nd round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
He had beat Alan Baudot at UFC Fight Island 5 on 10th October 2020 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC Fight Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
In terms of recent activity, Tom Aspinall has been fighting more than Jon Jones.
Jon Jones last fought 20 days ago, while Tom Aspinall's last outing was 8 months and 1 day ago.
Jones' last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 2 months and 23 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 10 months and 5 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 19 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3.8 rounds on average.
Aspinall's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 5 months and 14 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 28 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 1.2 rounds on average.
What are the odds on Jones vs Aspinall?
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