Early 2023
Potentially

Potential contest
5 rounds contest @ Light Heavyweight
26-1-0
20-2-0

The tape

35
Age
35
6' 4" / 194 cm
Height
6' 0" / 183 cm
84.6" / 215 cm
Reach
77.6" / 197 cm

Full record

UD 5SD 5UD 5KO 3NC
Form
KO 5UD 5KO 2KO 3UD 5
26
Wins
20
10
By KO
9
38
KO%
45
6
By Sub
1
23
SUB%
5
1
Losses
2
0
Stopped
1
0
Tapped
1
0
Draws
0
2008
Debut
2012
28
Bouts
22
82
Rounds
68
6 hours, 1 minutes
Fight Time
5 hours, 13 minutes

Current rankings @ Light Heavyweight

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UFC
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Tapology
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Jon Jones vs Kamaru Usman preview

When is Jones vs Usman?

Jon Jones could face the challenge of Kamaru Usman, during the of Jones vs Usman, in Early 2023.

The fight would take place over 5 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which means the weight limit would be 205 pounds (14.6 stone or 93 KG).

Jones vs Usman stats

Jon Jones would step into the ring 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.

Kamaru Usman would make his way to the ring with a record of 20 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 9 of those wins by knock out and 1 by submission.

The stats suggest Usman would have a slight advantage in power over Jones, with a 45% knock out percentage over Jones' 38%.

Jon Jones is the same age as Kamaru Usman, at 35 years old.

Jones has a height advantage of 4 inches over Usman. This also extends to a 7-inch reach advantage.

Jones is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 5 more fights, and made his debut in 2008, 4 years and 7 months earlier than Usman, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He has fought 14 more professional rounds, 82 to Usman's 68.

Jones vs Usman 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 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, United States.

Previous to that, he had won against 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 defeated 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 defeated 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.

Usman has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance twice.

In his last fight, he Leon Edwards at UFC 278 on 20th August 2022 by knockout in the 5th round in their UFC Welterweight championship fight at Vivint Arena, Salt Lake City, United States.

Previous to that, he had won against Colby Covington at UFC 268 on 6th November 2021 by unanimous decision in their UFC Welterweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York City.

Going into that contest, he had defeated Jorge Masvidal at UFC 261 on 24th April 2021 by knockout in the 2nd round in their UFC Welterweight championship fight at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena, Jacksonville.

Before that, he had beat Gilbert Burns at UFC 258 on 13th February 2021 by knockout in the 3rd round in their UFC Welterweight championship fight at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

He had won against Jorge Masvidal at UFC 251 on 11th July 2020 by unanimous decision in their UFC Welterweight championship fight at UFC Fight Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Kamaru Usman has been fighting more than Jon Jones.

Jon Jones last fought 2 years, 7 months and 20 days ago, while Kamaru Usman's last outing was 1 month and 8 days ago.

Jones' last 5 fights have come over a period of 5 years, 1 month and 30 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 1 year and 12 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 21 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 4.2 rounds on average.

Usman's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 2 months and 17 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 10 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 20 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 4 rounds on average.

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