Current rankings @ Lightweight
When is Outlaw vs Barnaoui?
Sidney Outlaw could potentially face the challenge of Mansour Barnaoui, in Summer 2024.
The fight would be contested over 5 rounds in the Lightweight division, which means the weight limit would be 155 pounds (11.1 stone or 70.3 KG).
Outlaw vs Barnaoui stats
Sidney Outlaw would step into the octagon with a record of 17 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, 1 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 8 by submission.
Mansour Barnaoui would make his way to the cage with a record of 20 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, with 6 of those wins by knock out and 13 by submission.
The stats suggest Barnaoui would have a large advantage in power over Outlaw, boosting at 30% knock out percentage over Outlaw's 6%.
If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Barnaoui would have an advantage over Outlaw, with a 65% submission rate over Outlaw's 47%.
Sidney Outlaw is the same age as Mansour Barnaoui, at 31 years old.
Barnaoui has a height advantage of 4 inches over Outlaw.
Outlaw is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 3 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2013, 1 year and 11 months later than Barnaoui, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He has fought 7 less professional rounds, 50 to Barnaoui's 57.
Outlaw vs Barnaoui form
Sidney Outlaw has beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he lost to AJ McKee Jr at Bellator 301 on 17th November 2023 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Wintrust Arena, Chicago, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Islam Mamedov at Bellator 298 – Storley vs. Ward on 11th August 2023 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Sanford Pentagon, Sioux Falls.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Tofiq Musayev at Bellator MMA on 22nd July 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at Emerald Queen Casino and Hotel, Tacoma.
Before that, he had won against Myles Jury at Bellator 261 on 25th June 2021 by knockout in the 3rd round at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville.
He had lost to Michael Chandler at Bellator 237 on 28th December 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan.
Outlaw's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 11 months and 6 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 9 months and 14 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 11 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.2 rounds on average.
Barnaoui's last 3 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 1 month and 5 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 months and 13 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3.3 rounds on average.
What are the odds on Outlaw vs Barnaoui?
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