Autumn/Fall 2024
Potentially

Potential contest
5 rounds contest @ Bantamweight
17-1-0
15-0-0

Belts on The Line

UFC Bantamweight

The tape

29
Age
27
5' 11" / 180 cm
Height
5' 7" / 170 cm
72" / 183 cm
Reach
68.9" / 175 cm

Full record

KO 2SD 3NCKO 1KO 3
Form
KO 2UD 5SUB 2KO 2KO 1
17
Wins
15
12
By KO
5
71
KO%
33
1
By Sub
8
6
SUB%
53
1
Losses
0
1
Stopped
0
0
Tapped
0
0
Draws
0
2015
Debut
2015
19
Bouts
15
34
Rounds
25
2 hours, 19 minutes
Fight Time
1 hours, 34 minutes

Current rankings @ Bantamweight

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UFC
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Bellator
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1
Tapology
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Sean O’Malley vs Ilia Topuria preview

When is O’Malley vs Topuria?

Sean O’Malley could potentially face Ilia Topuria, in Autumn/Fall 2024.

The fight would be contested 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 Topuria 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.

Ilia Topuria would make his way to the cage with an unblemished record of 15 wins and 0 draws, with 5 of those by knock out and 8 by submission.

The stats suggest O'Malley would have a massive power advantage over Topuria, boasting at 71% knock out percentage over Topuria's 33%.

If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Topuria would have a massive advantage over O'Malley, boosting at 53% submission rate over O'Malley's 6%.

Sean O’Malley is the older man by 2 years, at 29 years old.

O'Malley has a height advantage of 4 inches over Topuria. This also extends to a 3-inch reach advantage.

O'Malley is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 3 more fights, and made his debut in 2015, 29 days earlier than Topuria, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He has fought 9 more professional rounds, 34 to Topuria's 25.

O’Malley vs Topuria 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 beat 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 beat 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 beat 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 won against Raulian Paiva at UFC 269 on 11th December 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

He had beat Kris Moutinho at UFC 264 on 10th July 2021 by knockout in the 3rd round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.

Topuria remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 3 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he defeated Alexander Volkanovski at UFC 298 on 17th February 2024 by knockout in the 2nd round in their UFC Featherweight championship fight at Honda Center, Anaheim, United States.

Previous to that, he had defeated Josh Emmett at UFC Fight Night – Emmett vs. Topuria on 24th June 2023 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at : VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena, Jacksonville.

Going into that contest, he had won against Bryce Mitchell at UFC 282 on 10th December 2022 by submission in the 2nd round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.

Before that, he had defeated Jai Herbert at UFC Fight Night London on 19th March 2022 by knockout in the 2nd round at 02 Arena, London, United Kingdom.

He had beat Ryan Hall at UFC 264 on 10th July 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Ilia Topuria has been fighting more than Sean O’Malley.

Sean O’Malley last fought 6 months ago, while Ilia Topuria's last outing was 2 days ago.

O'Malley's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 7 months and 9 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 9 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 11 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.2 rounds on average.

Topuria's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 7 months and 9 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 9 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 12 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.4 rounds on average.

What are the odds on O’Malley vs Topuria?

Sorry, we couldn’t find any odds for O’Malley vs Topuria yet. If a contest doesn’t have odds initially after it is announced, bookmakers usually release them closer to the day of the fight.

Sean O’Malley vs Ilia Topuria news

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