Current rankings @ Lightweight
When is Oliveira vs Tsarukyan?
Charles Oliveira could potentially face the challenge of Arman Tsarukyan, in Summer 2023.
The fight would take place over 5 rounds in the Lightweight division, which means the weight limit would be 155 pounds (11.1 stone or 70.3 KG).
Oliveira vs Tsarukyan stats
Charles Oliveira would step into the octagon with a record of 33 wins, 9 loses and 0 draws, 9 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 21 by submission.
Arman Tsarukyan would make his way to the cage with a record of 19 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 7 of those wins by knock out and 5 by submission.
The stats suggest Tsarukyan would have a slight advantage in power over Oliveira, with a 37% knock out percentage over Oliveira's 27%.
If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Oliveira would have a massive advantage over Tsarukyan, boasting at 64% submission rate over Tsarukyan's 26%.
Charles Oliveira is the older man by 7 years, at 33 years old.
Oliveira has a height advantage of 3 inches over Tsarukyan. This also extends to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Oliveira is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 20 more fights, and made his debut in 2008, 7 years and 6 months earlier than Tsarukyan, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He has fought 27 more professional rounds, 75 to Tsarukyan's 48.
Oliveira vs Tsarukyan form
Oliveira has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going to the judges 3 times.
In his last fight, he lost to Islam Makhachev at UFC 280 on 22nd October 2022 by in the 2nd round in their UFC Lightweight championship fight at Etihad Arena, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
Previous to that, he had won against Justin Gaethje at UFC 274 on 7th May 2022 by in the 1st round in their UFC Lightweight championship fight at Jeunesse Arena, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Going into that contest, he had beat Dustin Poirier at UFC 269 on 11th December 2021 by in the 3rd round in their UFC Lightweight championship fight at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.
Before that, he had defeated Michael Chandler at UFC 262 on 15th May 2021 by knockout in the 2nd round in their UFC Lightweight championship fight at Toyota Center, Houston.
He had won against Tony Ferguson at UFC 256 on 12th December 2020 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Tsarukyan has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight, he defeated Damir Ismagulov at UFC Fight Night: Cannonier vs. Strickland on 17th December 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC Apex, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Mateusz Gamrot at UFC Fight Night: Tsarukyan vs. Gamrot on 25th June 2022 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Joel Alvarez at UFC Fight Night on 26th February 2022 by knockout in the 2nd round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had beat Christos Giagos at UFC Vegas 37 on 18th September 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
He had won against Olivier Aubin Mercier at UFC 240 on 27th July 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Rogers Place, Edmonton, Canada.
In terms of recent activity, Charles Oliveira has been fighting more than Arman Tsarukyan.
Charles Oliveira last fought 3 months and 8 days ago, while Arman Tsarukyan's last outing was 1 month and 13 days ago.
Oliveira's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 1 month and 18 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 4 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 11 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.2 rounds on average.
Tsarukyan's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 6 months and 3 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 13 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 14 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.8 rounds on average.
What are the odds on Oliveira vs Tsarukyan?
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