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US - Sat 10:00pm EST / UK - Sun 3:00am
Current rankings @ Featherweight
When is Pico vs Kennedy?
Aaron Pico is set to face Jeremy Kennedy, during the main card of Bellator 286, on Saturday 1st October 2022 at Long Beach Convention & Entertainment Center in Long Beach.
The fight is scheduled for 3 rounds in the Featherweight division, which means the weight limit will be 145 pounds (10.4 stone or 65.8 KG).
Pico vs Kennedy stats
Aaron Pico steps into the ring with a record of 10 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 7 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 2 by submission.
Jeremy Kennedy will make his way to the ring with a record of 17 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 6 of those wins by knock out and 2 by submission.
The stats suggest Pico has a massive power advantage over Kennedy, boasting at 70% knock out percentage over Kennedy's 35%.
Aaron Pico is the younger man by 4 years, at 26 years old.
Kennedy has a height advantage of 3 inches over Pico. This also extends to a 1-inch reach advantage.
Pico is arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 7 less fights, and made his debut in , 9 years and 3 months earlier than Kennedy, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He has fought 28 less professional rounds, 22 to Kennedy's 50.
Pico vs Kennedy form
Pico has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going to the judges 3 times.
In his last fight, he defeated Adli Edwards at Bellator 277 on 15th April 2022 by knockout in the 3rd round at SAP Center, San Jose, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Justin Gonzales at Bellator 271 on 12th November 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Hollywood.
Going into that contest, he had beat Aiden Lee at Bellator 260 on 11th June 2021 by unanimous decision in the 3rd round at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville.
Before that, he had won against Solo Hatley Jr at Bellator 242 on 24th July 2020 by unanimous decision in the 1st round at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville.
He had been beaten by Henry Corrales at Bellator 214 on 26th January 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at The Forum, Los Angeles.
Jeremy Kennedy has beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he beat Emmanuel Sanchez at Bellator MMA on 3rd December 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville, United States.
Previous to that, he had lost to Adam Borics at Bellator 256 on 9th April 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville.
Going into that contest, he had lost to Daniel Pineda at PFL 2019 #8 on 17th October 2019 by unanimous decision in the 1st round at Mandalay Bay Events Center, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had beat Steven Siler at PFL 2019 #5 on 25th July 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Ocean Casino Resort, Atlantic City.
He had been beaten by Luis Rafael Laurentino at PFL 2019 #2 on 23rd May 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, Long Island.
In terms of recent activity, Jeremy Kennedy has been fighting more than Aaron Pico.
Aaron Pico last fought 5 months and 16 days ago, while Jeremy Kennedy's last outing was 9 months and 28 days ago.
Pico's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 8 months and 5 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 25 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 11 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.2 rounds on average.
Kennedy's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 4 months and 8 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 11 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.2 rounds on average.
Pico vs Kennedy US streams
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Pico vs Kennedy UK streams
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