Late 2024
Potentially

Potential contest
5 rounds contest @ Lightweight
26-1-0
24-2-0

Belts on The Line

UFC Lightweight

The tape

32
Age
33
5' 10" / 178 cm
Height
5' 10" / 177 cm
70.5" / 179 cm
Reach
70.5" / 179 cm

Full record

SUB 5KO 1UD 5SUB 2KO 1
Form
UD 3KO 2SD 3UD 3UD 5
26
Wins
24
5
By KO
8
19
KO%
33
12
By Sub
5
46
SUB%
21
1
Losses
2
1
Stopped
0
0
Tapped
0
0
Draws
0
2010
Debut
2012
27
Bouts
27
59
Rounds
73
4 hours, 16 minutes
Fight Time
5 hours, 38 minutes

Current rankings @ Lightweight

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UFC
5
-
Bellator
-
1
Tapology
6

Islam Makhachev vs Mateusz Gamrot preview

When is Makhachev vs Gamrot?

Islam Makhachev could potentially face the challenge of Mateusz Gamrot, in Late 2024.

The fight would be contested over 5 rounds in the Lightweight division, which means the weight limit would be 155 pounds (11.1 stone or 70.3 KG).

Makhachev vs Gamrot stats

Islam Makhachev would step into the octagon with a record of 26 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 5 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 12 by submission.

Mateusz Gamrot would make his way to the cage with a record of 24 wins, 2 losses and 0 draws, 8 of those wins coming by knock out and 5 by submission.

The stats suggest Gamrot would have an advantage in power over Makhachev, with a 33% knock out percentage over Makhachev's 19%.

If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Makhachev would have a large advantage over Gamrot, boasting a 46% submission rate over Gamrot's 21%.

Islam Makhachev is the younger man by 1 year, at 32 years old.

Makhachev is currently arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 1 more fights, and made his debut in 2010, 1 year and 6 months earlier than Gamrot, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He has fought 14 less professional rounds, 59 to Gamrot's 73.

Makhachev vs Gamrot form

Makhachev has won all 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 2 opponents and going to the judges 3 times.

In his last fight, he won against Dustin Poirier at UFC 302 on 1st June 2024 by submission in the 5th round in their UFC Lightweight championship fight at Prudential Center, Newark, United States.

Previous to that, he had beaten Alexander Volkanovski at UFC 294 on 21st October 2023 by knockout in the 1st round in their UFC Lightweight championship fight at Etihad Arena, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

Going into that contest, he had defeated Alexander Volkanovski at UFC 284 on 11th February 2023 by unanimous decision in their UFC Lightweight championship fight at RAC Arena, Perth, Western Australia.

Before that, he was victorious against Charles Oliveira at UFC 280 on 22nd October 2022 by submission in the 2nd round in their UFC Lightweight championship fight at Etihad Arena, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

He had won against Bobby Green at UFC Fight Night on 26th February 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.

Gamrot has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 3 times.

In his last fight, he defeated Rafael dos Anjos at UFC 299 on 9th March 2024 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Kaseya Center, Miami, United States.

Previous to that, he had defeated Rafael Fiziev at UFC Fight Night – Fiziev vs Gamrot on 23rd September 2023 by knockout in the 2nd round at UFC Apex, Las Vegas.

Going into that contest, he was victorious against Jalin Turner at UFC 285 on 4th March 2023 by split decision in their 3 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.

Before that, he had lost to Beneil Dariush at UFC 280 on 22nd October 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Etihad Arena, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

He had won against Arman Tsarukyan at UFC Fight Night: Tsarukyan vs. Gamrot on 25th June 2022 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Mateusz Gamrot has been fighting more than Islam Makhachev.

Islam Makhachev last fought 15 days ago, while Mateusz Gamrot's last outing was 3 months and 7 days ago.

Makhachev's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 3 months and 21 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 17 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 14 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.8 rounds on average.

Gamrot's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 11 months and 22 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 months and 24 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 16 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3.2 rounds on average.

What are the odds on Makhachev vs Gamrot?

Sorry, we couldn’t find any odds for Makhachev vs Gamrot yet. If a contest doesn’t have odds initially after it is announced, bookmakers usually release them closer to the day of the fight.

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