Summer 2022
Potentially

Potential contest
5 rounds contest @ Heavyweight
26-1-0
20-3-0

Belts on The Line

Vacant UFC Interim Heavyweight Championship

The tape

35
Age
40
6' 4" / 194 cm
Height
6' 4" / 194 cm
84.6" / 215 cm
Reach
79.9" / 203 cm

Full record

UD 5SD 5UD 5KO 3NC
Form
KO 2UD 5KO 4KO 1UD 5
26
Wins
20
10
By KO
15
38
KO%
75
6
By Sub
0
23
SUB%
0
1
Losses
3
0
Stopped
2
0
Tapped
0
0
Draws
0
2008
Debut
2010
28
Bouts
23
82
Rounds
53
6 hours, 1 minutes
Fight Time
3 hours, 42 minutes

Current rankings @ Heavyweight

-
UFC
2
-
Bellator
-
-
Tapology
10

Jon Jones vs Stipe Miocic preview

When is Jones vs Miocic II?

Jon Jones could potentially square off against Stipe Miocic, in Summer 2022.

The fight would be scheduled for 5 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which means there would be no weight limit.

The contest would be for the vacant UFC heavyweight championship.

Jones vs Miocic II stats

Jon Jones would step into the octagon with a record of 26 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 10 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 6 by submission.

Stipe Miocic would make his way to the cage with a record of 20 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 15 of those wins by knock out.

The stats suggest Miocic would have a massive power advantage over Jones, boosting at 75% knock out percentage over Jones' 38%.

If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Jones would have a large advantage over Miocic, boasting at 23% submission rate over Miocic's 0%.

Jon Jones is the younger man by 5 years, at 35 years old.

Jones has 5-inch reach advantage.

Jones is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 4 more fights, and made his debut in 2008, 1 year and 10 months earlier than Miocic, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He has fought 29 more professional rounds, 82 to Miocic's 53.

Jones vs Miocic II form

Jones has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going to the judges 3 times.

In his last fight, he defeated Dominick Reyes at UFC 247 on 8th February 2020 by unanimous decision in their UFC Light Heavyweight championship fight at Toyota Center, Houston, United States.

Previous to that, he had defeated 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.

Going into that contest, he had beat 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.

Before that, 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.

He had won against Daniel Cormier at UFC 214 on 29th July 2017 by knockout in the 3rd round in their UFC Light Heavyweight championship fight at Honda Center, Anaheim.

Miocic has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance twice.

In his last fight, he Francis NGannou at UFC 260 on 27th March 2021 by knockout in the 2nd round in their UFC Heavyweight championship fight at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, he had beat Daniel Cormier at UFC 252 on 15th August 2020 by unanimous decision in their UFC Heavyweight championship fight at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

Going into that contest, he had defeated Daniel Cormier at UFC 241 on 17th August 2019 by knockout in the 4th round in their UFC Heavyweight championship fight at Honda Center, Anaheim.

Before that, he had been beaten by Daniel Cormier at UFC 226 on 7th July 2018 by knockout in the 1st round in their UFC Heavyweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Last Vegas.

He had won against Francis NGannou at UFC 220 on 20th January 2018 by unanimous decision in their UFC Heavyweight championship fight at TD Garden, Boston.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Stipe Miocic has been fighting more than Jon Jones.

Jon Jones last fought 2 years, 9 months and 24 days ago, while Stipe Miocic's last outing was 1 year, 8 months and 5 days ago.

Jones' last 5 fights have come over a period of 5 years, 4 months and 3 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 1 year and 25 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 21 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 4.2 rounds on average.

Miocic's last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 10 months and 12 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 11 months and 21 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 17 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3.4 rounds on average.

What are the odds on Jones vs Miocic II?

Sorry, we couldn’t find any odds for Jones vs Miocic II yet. If a contest doesn’t have odds initially after it is announced, bookmakers usually release them closer to the day of the fight.

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