broadcast start time:
US - TBC / UK - Sun 1:00am
Current rankings @ Lightweight
When is Makhachev vs Moisés?
Islam Makhachev will face the challenge of Thiago Moises, as the main event of UFC Vegas 31, on Saturday 17th July 2021 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The fight will be contested over 5 rounds in the Lightweight division, which means the weight limit will be 155 pounds (11.1 stone or 70.3 KG).
Makhachev vs Moisés stats
Islam Makhachev steps into the ring with a record of 19 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 3 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 8 by submission.
Thiago Moises will make his way to the ring with a record of 15 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, with 3 of those wins by knock out and 6 by submission.
The stats suggest Moises has a slight advantage in power over Makhachev, with a 20% knock out percentage over Makhachev's 16%.
Islam Makhachev is the older man by 3 years, at 29 years old.
Makhachev has a height advantage of 1 inch over Moises. Despite this, both fighters have equal reach.
Makhachev is arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 1 more fights, and made his debut in 2010, 1 year and 9 months earlier than Moises, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He has fought 13 less professional rounds, 40 to Moises' 53.
In terms of recent activity, Islam Makhachev has been fighting more than Thiago Moises.
Islam Makhachev last fought 3 months and 18 days ago, while Thiago Moises' last outing was 7 months and 24 days ago.
Makhachev's last 3 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 2 months and 4 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 22 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3 rounds on average.
Moises' last 3 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 7 months and 14 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 10 months and 15 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.7 rounds on average.
Makhachev vs Moisés US streams
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