Current rankings @ Flyweight
Carlos Mota vs Rodrigo Roldan preview
When is Mota vs Roldan?
Carlos Mota could potentially square off against Rodrigo Roldan, in Autumn/Fall 2021.
The fight would take place over 3 rounds in the Flyweight division, which means the weight limit would be 125 pounds (8.9 stone or 56.7 KG).
Mota vs Roldan stats
Carlos Mota would step into the octagon with a record of 8 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Rodrigo Roldan would make his way to the cage with a record of 5 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 1 of those wins by knock out and 2 by submission.
The stats suggest Mota would have a large advantage in power over Roldan, boasting at 50% knock out percentage over Roldan's 20%.
If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Roldan would have a massive advantage over Mota, boosting at 40% submission rate over Mota's 0%.
Carlos Mota is the younger man by 1 year, at 27 years old.
Mota has a height advantage of 1 inch over Roldan.
Mota is currently arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 2 more fights, and made his debut in 2016, 6 year and 7 months later than Roldan, whose first professional fight was in . He has fought 10 more professional rounds, 25 to Roldan's 15.
Mota vs Roldan form
Mota has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going to the judges once.
In his last fight, he lost to Cody Durden at UFC Fight Night: Kattar vs. Allen on 29th October 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Rizvan Abuev at LFA 140 on 26th August 2022 by knockout in the 1st round in their LFA Flyweight championship fight at 4 Bears Casino & Lodge, New Town.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Charles Johnson at LFA 122 on 21st January 2022 by knockout in the 5th round in their LFA Flyweight championship fight at The Factory at the District, St. Louis.
Before that, he had beat Jefferson Oliveira at LFA 112 on 18th July 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Upper Arena, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
He had defeated George Martinez at LFA 79 on 22nd November 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at 1STBANK Center, Broomfield, United States.
Mota's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 4 months and 1 day, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months. In those fights, he fought a total of 13 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.6 rounds on average.
What are the odds on Mota vs Roldan?
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