Current rankings @ Middleweight
Brandon Moreno vs Alexandre Pantoja preview
When is Moreno vs Pantoja?
Brandon Moreno could potentially square off against Alexandre Pantoja, in Early 2022.
The fight would be scheduled for 5 rounds in the Middleweight division, which means the weight limit would be 185 pounds (13.2 stone or 83.9 KG).
Moreno vs Pantoja stats
Brandon Moreno would step into the octagon with a record of 21 wins, 6 loses and 2 draws, 5 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 11 by submission.
Alexandre Pantoja would make his way to the cage with a record of 25 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, with 8 of those wins by knock out and 10 by submission.
The stats suggest Pantoja would have a slight advantage in power over Moreno, with a 32% knock out percentage over Moreno's 24%.
If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Moreno would have an advantage over Pantoja, with a 52% submission rate over Pantoja's 40%.
Brandon Moreno is the younger man by 3 years, at 29 years old.
Moreno has a height advantage of 2 inches over Pantoja. This also extends to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Moreno is currently arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 1 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2011, 3 year and 9 months later than Pantoja, whose first professional fight was in 2007. He has fought 11 more professional rounds, 76 to Pantoja's 65.
Moreno vs Pantoja form
Moreno has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going to the judges once.
In his last fight, he defeated Deiveson Figueiredo at UFC 283 on 21st January 2023 by knockout in the 3rd round in their UFC Flyweight championship fight at Jeunesse Arena, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Previous to that, he had defeated Kai Kara France at UFC 277 on 30th July 2022 by knockout in the 3rd round in their UFC Interim Flyweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York City, United States.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Deiveson Figueiredo at UFC 270 on 22nd January 2022 by unanimous decision in their UFC Flyweight championship fight at Honda Center, Anaheim.
Before that, he had beat Deiveson Figueiredo at UFC 263 on 12th June 2021 by unanimous decision in the 3rd round in their UFC Flyweight championship fight at Gila River Arena, Glendale.
He had drawn with Deiveson Figueiredo at UFC 256 on 12th December 2020 by majority draw in their 5 round contest in their UFC Flyweight championship fight at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Moreno's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 3 months and 10 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 15 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 19 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3.8 rounds on average.
Pantoja's last 4 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 8 months and 4 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 1 day. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.3 rounds on average.
What are the odds on Moreno vs Pantoja?
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