Belts on The Line
Current rankings @ Light Heavyweight
Alex Pereira vs Jamahal Hill preview
When is Pereira vs Hill?
Alex Pereira could potentially fight Jamahal Hill, in Summer 2023.
The fight would take place over 5 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which means the weight limit would be 205 pounds (14.6 stone or 93 KG).
Pereira vs Hill stats
Alex Pereira would step into the octagon with a record of 7 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Jamahal Hill would make his way to the cage with a record of 12 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 7 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Pereira would have a large advantage in power over Hill, boasting at 86% knock out percentage over Hill's 58%.
If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest that Pereira and Hill would be pretty equal, both with a 0% submission rate.
Alex Pereira is the older man by 4 years, at 35 years old.
Pereira has 1-inch reach advantage.
Pereira is currently arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 5 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2015, 1 year and 11 months earlier than Hill, whose first professional fight was in 2017. He has fought 15 less professional rounds, 18 to Hill's 33.
Pereira vs Hill form
Pereira has won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 4 of them, going to the judges once.
In his last fight, he won against Israel Adesanya at UFC 281 on 12th November 2022 by knockout in the 5th round in their UFC Middleweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York City, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Sean Strickland at UFC 276 on 2nd July 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, he had beat Bruno Silva at UFC Fight Night on 12th March 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had defeated Andreas Michailidis at UFC 268 on 6th November 2021 by knockout in the 2nd round at Madison Square Garden, New York City.
He had won against Thomas Powell at LFA 95 on 20th November 2020 by knockout in the 1st round at Hartman Arena, Park City.
Hill has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he defeated Glover Teixeira at UFC 283 on 21st January 2023 by unanimous decision in their UFC Light Heavyweight championship fight at Jeunesse Arena, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Previous to that, he had defeated Thiago Santos at UFC Fight Night: Santos vs. Hill on 6th August 2022 by knockout in the 4th round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.
Going into that contest, he had beat Johnny Walker at UFC Fight Night on 19th February 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had won against Jimmy Crute at UFC Fight Night on 4th December 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
He had been beaten by Paul Craig at UFC 263 on 12th June 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at Gila River Arena, Glendale.
In terms of recent activity, Jamahal Hill has been fighting more than Alex Pereira.
Alex Pereira last fought 4 months and 11 days ago, while Jamahal Hill's last outing was 2 months and 2 days ago.
Pereira's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 4 months and 3 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 19 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 12 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.4 rounds on average.
Hill's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 9 months and 11 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 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 Pereira vs Hill?
Sorry, we couldn’t find any odds for Pereira vs Hill yet. If a contest doesn’t have odds initially after it is announced, bookmakers usually release them closer to the day of the fight.
Leave a Reply
You must be logged in to post a comment.