Current rankings @ Featherweight
When is Magomedshapirov vs Topuria?
Zabit Magomedsharipov could potentially face the challenge of Ilia Topuria, in January 2022.
The fight would take place over 5 rounds in the Featherweight division, which means the weight limit would be 145 pounds (10.4 stone or 65.8 KG).
Magomedshapirov vs Topuria stats
Zabit Magomedsharipov would step into the octagon with a record of 18 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 7 by submission.
Ilia Topuria would make his way to the cage with an unblemished record of 12 wins and 0 draws, with 4 of those by knock out and 7 by submission.
The stats suggest that Magomedsharipov and Topuria have similar power, both with a 33% knock out percentage.
If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Topuria would have an advantage over Magomedsharipov, with a 58% submission rate over Magomedsharipov's 39%.
Zabit Magomedsharipov is the older man by 6 years, at 31 years old.
Magomedsharipov has a height advantage of 6 inches over Topuria. This also extends to a 4-inch reach advantage.
Magomedsharipov is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 7 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 2 years and 10 months earlier than Topuria, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He has fought 23 more professional rounds, 39 to Topuria's 16.
Magomedsharipov's last 3 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 7 months and 21 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 1 year, 6 months and 19 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.7 rounds on average.
Topuria's last 4 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 5 months and 12 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 1 year, 1 month and 10 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 7 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 1.8 rounds on average.
What are the odds on Magomedshapirov vs Topuria?
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