Autumn/Fall 2024
Potentially

Potential contest
5 rounds contest @ Heavyweight
27-1-0
20-3-0

Belts on The Line

UFC Heavyweight Championship

The tape

36
Age
41
6' 4" / 194 cm
Height
6' 4" / 194 cm
84.6" / 215 cm
Reach
79.9" / 203 cm

Full record

SUB 1UD 5SD 5UD 5KO 3
Form
KO 2UD 5KO 4KO 1UD 5
27
Wins
20
10
By KO
15
37
KO%
75
7
By Sub
0
26
SUB%
0
1
Losses
3
0
Stopped
2
0
Tapped
0
0
Draws
0
2008
Debut
2010
29
Bouts
23
83
Rounds
53
6 hours, 3 minutes
Fight Time
3 hours, 42 minutes

Current rankings @ Heavyweight

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UFC
6
-
Bellator
-
7
Tapology
-

Jon Jones vs Stipe Miocic preview

When is Jones vs Miocic?

Jon Jones could potentially take on Stipe Miocic, in Autumn/Fall 2024.

The fight would be scheduled for 5 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which means the weight limit would be 265 pounds (18.9 stone or 120.2 KG).

The contest would be for the UFC Heavyweight championship.

Jones vs Miocic stats

Jon Jones would step into the octagon with a record of 27 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 10 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 7 by submission.

Stipe Miocic would make his way to the cage with a record of 20 wins, 3 losses and 0 draws, 15 of those wins coming by knock out.

The stats suggest Miocic would have a massive power advantage over Jones, boasting a 75% knock out percentage over Jones' 37%.

If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Jones would have a large advantage over Miocic, boasting a 26% submission rate over Miocic's 0%.

Jon Jones is the younger man by 5 years, at 36 years old.

Jones has a 5-inch reach advantage.

Jones is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 5 more fights, and made his debut in 2008, 1 year and 10 months earlier than Miocic, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He has fought 30 more professional rounds, 83 to Miocic's 53.

Jones vs Miocic form

Jones has won all 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 1 opponent and going to the judges 4 times.

In his last fight, he won against Ciryl Gane at UFC 285 on 4th March 2023 by submission in the 1st round in their UFC Heavyweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, he had beaten Dominick Reyes at UFC 247 on 8th February 2020 by unanimous decision in their UFC Light Heavyweight championship fight at Toyota Center, Houston.

Going into that contest, he had defeated Thiago Santos at UFC 239 on 6th July 2019 by split decision in their UFC Light Heavyweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.

Before that, he was victorious against Anthony Smith at UFC 235 on 2nd March 2019 by unanimous decision in their UFC Light Heavyweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.

He had won against Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 232 on 29th December 2018 by knockout in the 3rd round in their UFC Light Heavyweight championship fight at The Forum, Inglewood.

Miocic has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance twice.

In his last fight, he lost to Francis NGannou at UFC 260 on 27th March 2021 by knockout in the 2nd round in their UFC Heavyweight championship fight at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, he had beaten Daniel Cormier at UFC 252 on 15th August 2020 by unanimous decision in their UFC Heavyweight championship fight at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

Going into that contest, he had defeated Daniel Cormier at UFC 241 on 17th August 2019 by knockout in the 4th round in their UFC Heavyweight championship fight at Honda Center, Anaheim.

Before that, he had been beaten by Daniel Cormier at UFC 226 on 7th July 2018 by knockout in the 1st round in their UFC Heavyweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Last Vegas.

He was victorious against Francis NGannou at UFC 220 on 20th January 2018 by unanimous decision in their UFC Heavyweight championship fight at TD Garden, Boston.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Jon Jones has been fighting more than Stipe Miocic.

Jon Jones last fought 1 year, 2 months and 19 days ago, while Stipe Miocic's last outing was 3 years, 1 month and 26 days ago.

Jones' last 5 fights have come over a period of 5 years, 4 months and 24 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 1 year and 29 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 19 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3.8 rounds on average.

Miocic's last 5 fights have come over a period of 6 years, 4 months and 3 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 1 year, 3 months and 8 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 Jones vs Miocic?

Jon Jones is currently 3/10 (-330) to win the contest outright, while you can get 23/10 (+230) on Stipe Miocic if you fancy the upset.

Jon Jones vs Stipe Miocic news

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