Current rankings @ Lightweight
When is Nishikawa vs Mustafaev?
Yamato Nishikawa could potentially take on Magomed Mustafaev, in Late 2022.
The fight would be contested over 3 rounds in the Lightweight division, which means the weight limit would be 155 pounds (11.1 stone or 70.3 KG).
Nishikawa vs Mustafaev stats
Yamato Nishikawa would step into the octagon with a record of 21 wins, 3 loses and 6 draws, 14 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 4 by submission.
Magomed Mustafaev would make his way to the cage with a record of 14 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 10 of those wins by knock out and 4 by submission.
The stats suggest Mustafaev would have a slight advantage in power over Nishikawa, with a 71% knock out percentage over Nishikawa's 67%.
If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Mustafaev would have a slight advantage over Nishikawa, with a 29% submission rate over Nishikawa's 19%.
Yamato Nishikawa is the younger man by 15 years, at 19 years old.
Mustafaev has a height advantage of 1 inch over Nishikawa.
Nishikawa is currently arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 13 more fights, and made his debut in 2016, 4 year and 10 months later than Mustafaev, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He has fought 33 more professional rounds, 59 to Mustafaev's 26.
What are the odds on Nishikawa vs Mustafaev?
Sorry, we couldn’t find any odds for Nishikawa vs Mustafaev yet. If a contest doesn’t have odds initially after it is announced, bookmakers usually release them closer to the day of the fight.