Belts on The Line
Current rankings @ Bantamweight
When is O’Malley vs Elliott?
Sean O’Malley could potentially face the challenge of Tim Elliott, in Summer 2024.
The fight would take place over 5 rounds in the Bantamweight division, which means the weight limit would be 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
O’Malley vs Elliott stats
Sean O’Malley would step into the octagon with a record of 17 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 12 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 1 by submission.
Tim Elliott would make his way to the cage with a record of 19 wins, 13 loses and 1 draw, with 3 of those wins by knock out and 6 by submission.
The stats suggest O'Malley would have a massive power advantage over Elliott, boasting at 71% knock out percentage over Elliott's 16%.
If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Elliott would have a large advantage over O'Malley, boosting at 32% submission rate over O'Malley's 6%.
Sean O’Malley is the younger man by 7 years, at 29 years old.
O'Malley has a height advantage of 4 inches over Elliott. This also extends to a 5-inch reach advantage.
O'Malley is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 15 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2015, 5 year and 9 months later than Elliott, whose first professional fight was in 2009. He has fought 49 less professional rounds, 34 to Elliott's 83.
O’Malley vs Elliott form
O'Malley has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going to the judges once.
In his last fight, he won against Aljamain Sterling at UFC 292 on 19th August 2023 by knockout in the 2nd round in their UFC Bantamweight championship fight at TD Garden, Boston, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Petr Yan at UFC 280 on 22nd October 2022 by split decision in their 3 round contest at Etihad Arena, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
Going into that contest, he had won against Pedro Munhoz at UFC 276 on 2nd July 2022 by split decision in the 2nd round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.
Before that, he had beat Raulian Paiva at UFC 269 on 11th December 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
He had defeated Kris Moutinho at UFC 264 on 10th July 2021 by knockout in the 3rd round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.
Tim Elliott has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he Muhammad Mokaev at UFC 294 on 21st October 2023 by submission in the 3rd round at Etihad Arena, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
Previous to that, he had won against Victor Altamirano at UFC Fight Night – Kara-France vs. Albazi on 3rd June 2023 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC Apex, Las Vegas, United States.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Tagir Ulanbekov at UFC 272 on 5th March 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had been beaten by Matheus Nicolau at UFC Vegas 39 on 9th October 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
He had beat Ryan Benoit at UFC Fight Island 1 on 15th July 2020 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC Fight Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
In terms of recent activity, Sean O’Malley has been fighting more than Tim Elliott.
Sean O’Malley last fought 3 months and 9 days ago, while Tim Elliott's last outing was 1 month and 7 days ago.
O'Malley's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 4 months and 18 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 23 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 11 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.2 rounds on average.
Elliott's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 4 months and 13 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 3 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 15 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3 rounds on average.
What are the odds on O’Malley vs Elliott?
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