Current rankings @ Bantamweight
When is O’Malley vs Elliott?
Sean O’Malley could potentially face the challenge of Tim Elliott, in Saturday 10th July 2021.
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 16 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 11 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 18 wins, 12 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 69% knock out percentage over Elliott's 17%.
If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Elliott would have a large advantage over O'Malley, boosting at 33% submission rate over O'Malley's 6%.
Sean O’Malley is the younger man by 7 years, at 28 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 14 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 45 less professional rounds, 32 to Elliott's 77.
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 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.
Previous to that, he 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.
Going into that contest, he had won against Raulian Paiva at UFC 269 on 11th December 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had beat Kris Moutinho at UFC 264 on 10th July 2021 by knockout in the 3rd round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.
He had defeated Thomas Almeida at UFC 260 on 27th March 2021 by knockout in the 3rd round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
O'Malley's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 7 months and 28 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 months and 1 day. In those fights, he fought a total of 12 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.4 rounds on average.
Elliott's last 4 fights have come over a period of 5 years, 5 months and 14 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 1 year, 4 months and 13 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.5 rounds on average.
What are the odds on O’Malley vs Elliott?
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