Autumn/Fall 2024
Potentially

Potential contest
5 rounds contest @ Lightweight
22-1-0
25-13-0

The tape

29
Age
38
5' 10" / 178 cm
Height
5' 7" / 170 cm
73.6" / 187 cm
Reach
70.9" / 180 cm

Full record

SUB 1UD 3UD 3UD 3UD 5
Form
KO 2UD 5KO 3UD 5KO 2
22
Wins
25
6
By KO
17
27
KO%
68
8
By Sub
1
36
SUB%
4
1
Losses
13
0
Stopped
4
0
Tapped
1
0
Draws
0
2015
Debut
2005
23
Bouts
38
48
Rounds
88
3 hours, 12 minutes
Fight Time
5 hours, 56 minutes

Current rankings @ Lightweight

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UFC
-
5
Bellator
3
-
Tapology
-

AJ McKee Jr vs Patricky Pitbull preview

When is McKee Jr. vs Pitbull?

AJ McKee Jr could potentially face the challenge of Patricky Pitbull, in Autumn/Fall 2024.

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

McKee Jr. vs Pitbull stats

AJ McKee Jr would step into the octagon with a record of 22 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 8 by submission.

Patricky Pitbull would make his way to the cage with a record of 25 wins, 13 losses and 0 draws, 17 of those wins coming by knock out and 1 by submission.

The stats suggest Pitbull would have a massive power advantage over McKee Jr, boasting a 68% knock out percentage over McKee Jr's 27%.

If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest McKee Jr would have a massive advantage over Pitbull, boasting a 36% submission rate over Pitbull's 4%.

AJ McKee Jr is the younger man by 9 years, at 29 years old.

McKee Jr has a height advantage of 3 inches over Pitbull. This also extends to a 3-inch reach advantage.

McKee Jr is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 15 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2015, 9 years and 7 months later than Pitbull, whose first professional fight was in 2005. He has fought 40 less professional rounds, 48 to Pitbull's 88.

McKee Jr. vs Pitbull form

AJ McKee Jr has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he won against Clay Collard at PFL vs. Bellator: CHAMPS on 24th February 2024 by submission in the 1st round at Kingdom Arena, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Previous to that, he had beaten Sidney Outlaw at Bellator 301 on 17th November 2023 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Wintrust Arena, Chicago, United States.

Going into that contest, he had defeated Roberto ‘Satoshi’ de Souza at Bellator MMA vs. RIZIN on 31st December 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan.

Before that, he was victorious against Spike Carlyle at Bellator 286 on 1st October 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Long Beach Convention & Entertainment Center, Long Beach, United States.

He had lost to Patricio Pitbull at Bellator 277 on 15th April 2022 by unanimous decision in their Bellator Featherweight championship fight at SAP Center, San Jose.

Patricky Pitbull has stopped 2 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he was beaten by Clay Collard at PFL 2: 2024 Regular Season on 12th April 2024 by knockout in the 2nd round at The Theater at Virgin Hotels, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, he had been defeated by Alexander Shabliy at Bellator 301 on 17th November 2023 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at Wintrust Arena, Chicago.

Going into that contest, he had won against Roberto ‘Satoshi’ de Souza at Bellator MMA vs. RIZIN 2 on 29th July 2023 by knockout in the 3rd round at Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan.

Before that, he had lost to Usman Nurmagomedov at Bellator 288 on 18th November 2022 by unanimous decision in their Bellator Lightweight championship fight at Wintrust Arena, Chicago, United States.

He had beaten Peter Queally at Bellator MMA on 5th November 2021 by knockout in the 2nd round in their Bellator Lightweight championship fight at 3Arena Dublin, Dublin, Ireland.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, AJ McKee Jr has been fighting more than Patricky Pitbull.

AJ McKee Jr last fought 3 months and 24 days ago, while Patricky Pitbull's last outing was 2 months and 5 days ago.

McKee Jr's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 2 months and 2 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 7 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 15 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3 rounds on average.

Pitbull's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 7 months and 12 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 10 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 17 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3.4 rounds on average.

What are the odds on McKee Jr. vs Pitbull?

Sorry, we couldn’t find any odds for McKee Jr. vs Pitbull 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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