September 2024
Potentially

Potential contest
5 rounds contest @ Flyweight
27-5-0
21-8-2

Belts on The Line

UFC Flyweight

The tape

33
Age
30
5' 5" / 166 cm
Height
5' 7" / 170 cm
68.1" / 173 cm
Reach
70.1" / 178 cm

Full record

UD 5SD 5SUB 1SUB 2UD 3
Form
SD 5SD 5KO 3KO 3UD 5
27
Wins
21
8
By KO
5
30
KO%
24
10
By Sub
11
37
SUB%
52
5
Losses
8
0
Stopped
0
0
Tapped
0
0
Draws
2
2007
Debut
2011
32
Bouts
31
75
Rounds
86
5 hours, 29 minutes
Fight Time
6 hours, 29 minutes

Current rankings @ Flyweight

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UFC
1
-
Bellator
-
1
Tapology
2

Alexandre Pantoja vs Brandon Moreno preview

When is Pantoja vs Moreno II?

Alexandre Pantoja could potentially square off against Brandon Moreno, in September 2024.

The fight would be scheduled for 5 rounds in the Flyweight division, which means the weight limit would be 125 pounds (8.9 stone or 56.7 KG).

Pantoja vs Moreno II stats

Alexandre Pantoja would step into the octagon with a record of 27 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 10 by submission.

Brandon Moreno would make his way to the cage with a record of 21 wins, 8 loses and 2 draws, with 5 of those wins by knock out and 11 by submission.

The stats suggest Pantoja would have a slight advantage in power over Moreno, with a 30% knock out percentage over Moreno's 24%.

If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Moreno would have an advantage over Pantoja, with a 52% submission rate over Pantoja's 37%.

Alexandre Pantoja is the older man by 3 years, at 33 years old.

Moreno has a height advantage of 2 inches over Pantoja. This also extends to a 2-inch reach advantage.

Pantoja is currently arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 1 more fights, and made his debut in 2007, 3 years and 9 months earlier than Moreno, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He has fought 11 less professional rounds, 75 to Moreno's 86.

Pantoja vs Moreno II form

Alexandre Pantoja has beaten 5 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he defeated Brandon Royval at UFC 296 on 16th December 2023 by unanimous decision in their UFC Flyweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, he had defeated Brandon Moreno at UFC 290 on 8th July 2023 by split decision in their UFC Flyweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.

Going into that contest, he had beat Alex Perez at UFC 277 on 30th July 2022 by split decision in the 1st round at Madison Square Garden, New York City.

Before that, he had won against Brandon Royval at UFC Vegas 34 on 21st August 2021 by split decision in the 2nd round at UFC APEX, Enterprise.

He had beat Manel Kape at UFC Vegas 18 on 6th February 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

Brandon Moreno has stopped 2 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he Brandon Royval at UFC Fight Night: Moreno vs. Royval 2 on 24th February 2024 by split decision in their 5 round contest at Arena CDMX, Mexico City, Mexico.

Previous to that, he had been beaten by Alexandre Pantoja at UFC 290 on 8th July 2023 by split decision in their UFC Flyweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.

Going into that contest, he had defeated Deiveson Figueiredo at UFC 283 on 21st January 2023 by knockout in the 3rd round in their UFC Flyweight championship fight at Jeunesse Arena, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Before that, he had won against Kai Kara France at UFC 277 on 30th July 2022 by knockout in the 3rd round in their championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York City, United States.

He had lost to Deiveson Figueiredo at UFC 270 on 22nd January 2022 by unanimous decision in their UFC Flyweight championship fight at Honda Center, Anaheim.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Brandon Moreno has been fighting more than Alexandre Pantoja.

Alexandre Pantoja last fought 2 months and 12 days ago, while Brandon Moreno's last outing was 4 days ago.

Pantoja's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years and 22 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 11 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 16 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3.2 rounds on average.

Moreno's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 1 month and 6 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 21 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 4.2 rounds on average.

What are the odds on Pantoja vs Moreno II?

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

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