Belts on The Line
Current rankings @ Heavyweight
When is Jones vs Pavlovich?
Jon Jones could potentially square off against Sergei Pavlovich, in Summer 2024.
The fight would take place over 5 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which means there would be no weight limit.
Jones vs Pavlovich 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.
Sergei Pavlovich would make his way to the cage with a record of 18 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 15 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Pavlovich would have a massive power advantage over Jones, boosting at 83% knock out percentage over Jones' 37%.
If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Jones would have a large advantage over Pavlovich, boasting at 26% submission rate over Pavlovich's 0%.
Jon Jones is the older man by 5 years, at 36 years old.
Jones has a height advantage of 1 inch over Pavlovich. This also extends to a 1-inch reach advantage.
Jones is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 8 more fights, and made his debut in 2008, 6 years and 8 months earlier than Pavlovich, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He has fought 55 more professional rounds, 83 to Pavlovich's 28.
Jones vs Pavlovich 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.
Sergei Pavlovich has stopped 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he Tom Aspinall at UFC 295 on 11th November 2023 by knockout in the 1st round in their UFC Interim Heavyweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York City, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Curtis Blaydes at UFC Fight Night – Pavlovich vs. Blaydes on 22nd April 2023 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC Apex, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, he had beat Tai Tuivasa at UFC Fight Night: Thompson vs. Holland on 3rd December 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at Amway Center, Orlando.
Before that, he had won against Derrick Lewis at UFC 277 on 30th July 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at Madison Square Garden, New York City.
He had beat Shamil Abdurakhimov at UFC Fight Night London on 19th March 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at 02 Arena, London, United Kingdom.
In terms of recent activity, Sergei Pavlovich has been fighting more than Jon Jones.
Jon Jones last fought 9 months and 3 days ago, while Sergei Pavlovich's last outing was 26 days ago.
Jones' last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 11 months and 8 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 11 months and 26 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 19 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3.8 rounds on average.
Pavlovich's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 8 months and 18 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 months and 5 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 5 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 1 rounds on average.
What are the odds on Jones vs Pavlovich?
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