Early 2022
Potentially

Potential contest
5 rounds contest @ Bantamweight
22-5-0
24-6-0

Belts on The Line

Bellator Bantamweight

The tape

29
Age
42
5' 6" / 168 cm
Height
5' 7" / 171 cm
68.9" / 175 cm
Reach
N/A

Full record

KO 4UD 5UD 3SUB 1UD 3
Form
UD 3KO 2SUB 2Others 3SD 5
22
Wins
24
4
By KO
2
18
KO%
8
4
By Sub
9
18
SUB%
38
5
Losses
6
1
Stopped
2
1
Tapped
0
0
Draws
0
2011
Debut
2004
27
Bouts
30
72
Rounds
75
5 hours, 35 minutes
Fight Time
5 hours, 30 minutes

Current rankings @ Bantamweight

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UFC
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Bellator
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Tapology
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Sergio Pettis vs Bibiano Fernandes preview

When is Pettis vs Fernandes?

Sergio Pettis could set to fight Bibiano Fernandes, in Early 2022.

The fight would be scheduled for 5 rounds in the Bantamweight division, which means the weight limit would be 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).

Pettis vs Fernandes stats

Sergio Pettis would step into the octagon with a record of 22 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 4 by submission.

Bibiano Fernandes would make his way to the cage with a record of 24 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, with 2 of those wins by knock out and 9 by submission.

The stats suggest Pettis would have a slight advantage in power over Fernandes, with a 18% knock out percentage over Fernandes' 8%.

If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Fernandes would have an advantage over Pettis, with a 38% submission rate over Pettis' 18%.

Sergio Pettis is the younger man by 13 years, at 29 years old.

Fernandes has a height advantage of 1 inch over Pettis.

Pettis is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 3 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2011, 6 year and 10 months later than Fernandes, whose first professional fight was in 2004. He has fought 3 less professional rounds, 72 to Fernandes' 75.

Pettis vs Fernandes form

Pettis has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going to the judges 3 times.

In his last fight, he defeated Kyoji Horiguchi at Bellator MMA on 3rd December 2021 by knockout in the 4th round in their Bellator Bantamweight championship fight at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville, United States.

Previous to that, he had defeated Juan Archuleta at Bellator 258 on 7th May 2021 by unanimous decision in their Bellator Bantamweight championship fight at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville.

Going into that contest, he had beat Ricky Bandejas at Bellator 242 on 24th July 2020 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville.

Before that, he had won against Alfred Khashakyan at Bellator 238 on 25th January 2020 by unanimous decision in the 1st round at The Forum, Inglewood.

He had been beaten by Rob Font at UFC on FOX 31 on 15th December 2018 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Wisconsin Entertainment and Sports Center, Milwaukee.

Bibiano Fernandes has beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he Stephen Loman at ONE on Prime Video 4 on 18th November 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Singapore Indoor Stadium, Singapore, Singapore.

Previous to that, he had lost to John Lineker at ONE Championship on 11th March 2022 by knockout in the 2nd round in their ONE Bantamweight championship fight at Singapore Indoor Stadium, Singapore.

Going into that contest, he had beat Kevin Belingon at ONE Championship – Century – Part 2 on 13th October 2019 by submission in the 2nd round in their ONE Bantamweight championship fight at Ryogoku Kokugikan, Tokyo, Japan.

Before that, he had defeated Kevin Belingon at ONE Championship – A New Era on 31st March 2019 by submission in the 3rd round in their ONE Bantamweight championship fight at Ryogoku Kokugikan, Tokyo.

He had been beaten by Kevin Belingon at ONE Championship – Heart of the Lion on 9th November 2018 by split decision in their ONE Bantamweight championship fight at Singapore Indoor Stadium, Singapore.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Sergio Pettis has been fighting more than Bibiano Fernandes.

Sergio Pettis last fought 11 months and 20 days ago, while Bibiano Fernandes' last outing was 5 days ago.

Pettis' last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 11 months and 8 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 9 months and 14 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 16 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3.2 rounds on average.

Fernandes' last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years and 14 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 9 months and 22 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 15 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3 rounds on average.

What are the odds on Pettis vs Fernandes?

Sorry, we couldn’t find any odds for Pettis vs Fernandes 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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