Current rankings @ Welterweight
Conor McGregor vs Paddy Pimblett preview
When is McGregor vs Pimblett?
Conor McGregor could potentially take on Paddy Pimblett, in Early 2024.
The fight would be scheduled for 5 rounds in the Welterweight division, which means the weight limit would be 170 pounds (12.1 stone or 77.1 KG).
McGregor vs Pimblett stats
Conor McGregor would step into the octagon with a record of 22 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, 19 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 1 by submission.
Paddy Pimblett would make his way to the cage with a record of 19 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 6 of those wins by knock out and 9 by submission.
The stats suggest McGregor would have a massive power advantage over Pimblett, boasting at 86% knock out percentage over Pimblett's 32%.
If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Pimblett would have a massive advantage over McGregor, boosting at 47% submission rate over McGregor's 5%.
Conor McGregor is the older man by 6 years, at 34 years old.
Pimblett has a height advantage of 1 inch over McGregor.
McGregor is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 6 more fights, and made his debut in 2008, 4 years and 7 months earlier than Pimblett, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He has fought 1 more professional rounds, 45 to Pimblett's 44.
McGregor vs Pimblett form
Pimblett has won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 2 of them, going the distance 3 times.
In his last fight, he defeated Jared Gordon at UFC 282 on 10th December 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Jordan Leavitt at UFC Fight Night London on 23rd July 2022 by submission in the 2nd round at The O2, London, United Kingdom.
Going into that contest, he had beat Rodrigo Vargas at UFC Fight Night London on 19th March 2022 by submission in the 1st round at 02 Arena, London.
Before that, he had won against Luigi Vendramini at UFC Vegas 36 on 4th September 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.
He had beat Decky Dalton at Cage Warriors 113 on 20th March 2020 by knockout in the 1st round at BEC Arena, Manchester, England.
McGregor's last 4 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 7 months and 16 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 1 year, 1 month and 26 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2 rounds on average.
Pimblett's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 2 months and 2 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 19 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 1.6 rounds on average.
What are the odds on McGregor vs Pimblett?
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