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Current rankings @ Welterweight
When is Luque vs Neal?
Vicente Luque will square off against Geoff Neal, during the main card of UFC Fight Night: Santos vs. Hill, on Saturday 6th August 2022 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The fight will take place over 3 rounds in the Welterweight division, which means the weight limit will be 170 pounds (12.1 stone or 77.1 KG).
Luque vs Neal stats
Vicente Luque steps into the ring with a record of 21 wins, 8 loses and 1 draw, 11 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 8 by submission.
Geoff Neal will make his way to the ring with a record of 14 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, with 8 of those wins by knock out and 2 by submission.
The stats suggest Neal has a slight advantage in power over Luque, with a 57% knock out percentage over Luque's 52%.
Vicente Luque is the younger man by 1 year, at 30 years old.
Luque has 1-inch reach advantage.
Luque is the more experienced professional fighter, having had 12 more fights, and made his debut in 2009, 3 years and 1 month earlier than Neal, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He has fought 22 more professional rounds, 62 to Neal's 40.
Luque vs Neal form
Luque has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going to the judges twice.
In his last fight, he lost to Belal Muhammad at UFC Fight Night: Luque vs. Muhammad 2 on 16th April 2022 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Michael Chiesa at UFC 265 on 7th August 2021 by unanimous decision in the 1st round at Toyota Center, Houston.
Going into that contest, he had beat Tyron Woodley at UFC 260 on 27th March 2021 by unanimous decision in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had defeated Randy Brown at UFC Vegas 5 on 1st August 2020 by knockout in the 2nd round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
He had been beaten by Stephen Thompson at UFC 244 on 2nd November 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Madison Square Garden, New York City.
Luque's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 7 months and 18 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 11 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 12 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.4 rounds on average.
Neal's last 4 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 10 months and 24 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 21 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 13 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3.3 rounds on average.
Luque vs Neal US streams
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