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Jon Jones vs Jiri Prochazka preview
When is Jones vs Prochazka?
Jon Jones could set to fight Jiri Prochazka, in Late 2021.
The fight would be scheduled for 5 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which means the weight limit would be 205 pounds (14.6 stone or 93 KG).
Jones vs Prochazka 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.
Jiri Prochazka would make his way to the cage with a record of 29 wins, 3 loses and 1 draw, with 25 of those wins by knock out and 3 by submission.
The stats suggest Prochazka would have a massive power advantage over Jones, boosting at 86% knock out percentage over Jones' 37%.
If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Jones would have an advantage over Prochazka, with a 26% submission rate over Prochazka's 10%.
Jon Jones is the older man by 5 years, at 35 years old.
Jones has 5-inch reach advantage.
Jones is currently arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 5 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2008, 3 years and 11 months earlier than Prochazka, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He has fought 37 more professional rounds, 83 to Prochazka's 46.
Jones vs Prochazka 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 defeated 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 defeated 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 won against 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 beat 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.
Prochazka has won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 4 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he defeated Glover Teixeira at UFC 275 on 11th June 2022 by submission in the 5th round in their UFC Light Heavyweight championship fight at Singapore Indoor Stadium, Singapore.
Previous to that, he had defeated Dominick Reyes at UFC Vegas 25 on 1st May 2021 by knockout in the 2nd round in the United States.
Going into that contest, he had won against C B Dollaway at RIZIN 20 on 31st December 2019 by knockout in the 1st round in their Rizin Light Heavyweight championship fight at Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan.
Before that, he had defeated F bio Maldonado at RIZIN 19 on 12th October 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Edion Arena, Osaka.
He had beat Muhammed Lawal at RIZIN 15 on 21st April 2019 by knockout in the 3rd round in their Rizin Light Heavyweight championship fight at Yokohama Arena, Yokohama.
In terms of recent activity, Jiri Prochazka has been fighting more than Jon Jones.
Jon Jones last fought 2 months and 27 days ago, while Jiri Prochazka's last outing was 11 months and 20 days ago.
Jones' last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 5 months and 2 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 10 months and 18 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 19 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3.8 rounds on average.
Prochazka's last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 1 month and 10 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 9 months and 27 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 12 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.4 rounds on average.
What are the odds on Jones vs Prochazka?
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