Current rankings @ Middleweight
When is Muradov vs Cirkunov?
Makhmud Muradov could potentially take on Misha Cirkunov, in Spring 2022.
The fight would be contested over 3 rounds in the Middleweight division, which means the weight limit would be 185 pounds (13.2 stone or 83.9 KG).
Muradov vs Cirkunov stats
Makhmud Muradov would step into the octagon with a record of 25 wins, 8 loses and 0 draws, 17 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.
Misha Cirkunov would make his way to the cage with a record of 15 wins, 9 loses and 0 draws, with 5 of those wins by knock out and 8 by submission.
The stats suggest Muradov would have a massive power advantage over Cirkunov, boasting at 68% knock out percentage over Cirkunov's 33%.
If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Cirkunov would have a massive advantage over Muradov, boosting at 53% submission rate over Muradov's 12%.
Makhmud Muradov is the younger man by 3 years, at 32 years old.
Cirkunov has a height advantage of 1 inch over Muradov. This also extends to a 1-inch reach advantage.
Muradov is currently arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 9 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 2 year and 2 months later than Cirkunov, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He has fought 32 more professional rounds, 67 to Cirkunov's 35.
Muradov vs Cirkunov form
Misha Cirkunov has beaten 1 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he Alonzo Menifield at UFC Fight Night: Grasso vs. Araujo on 15th October 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC Apex, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Wellington Turman at UFC Fight Night on 26th February 2022 by submission in the 2nd round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, he had lost to Krzysztof Jotko at UFC Vegas 38 on 2nd October 2021 by split decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had been beaten by Ryan Spann at UFC Vegas 21 on 13th March 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
He had beat Jimmy Crute at UFC on ESPN+ 16 on 14th September 2019 by submission in the 1st round at Rogers Arena, Vancouver, Canada.
Muradov's last 3 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 10 months and 6 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 13 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.7 rounds on average.
Cirkunov's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 2 months and 15 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 22 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 Muradov vs Cirkunov?
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