Current rankings @ Lightweight
When is Pimblett vs Dawson?
Paddy Pimblett could potentially face Grant Dawson, in Summer 2023.
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).
Pimblett vs Dawson stats
Paddy Pimblett would step into the octagon with a record of 19 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 9 by submission.
Grant Dawson would make his way to the cage with a record of 19 wins, 1 loss and 1 draw, with 4 of those wins by knock out and 13 by submission.
The stats suggest Pimblett would have an advantage in power over Dawson, with a 32% knock out percentage over Dawson's 21%.
If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Dawson would have a large advantage over Pimblett, boosting at 68% submission rate over Pimblett's 47%.
Paddy Pimblett is the same age as Grant Dawson, at 28 years old.
Pimblett is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 1 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 1 year and 10 months earlier than Dawson, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He has fought 4 more professional rounds, 44 to Dawson's 40.
Pimblett vs Dawson form
Pimblett has won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 2 of them, going to the judges 3 times.
In his last fight, he beat Jared Gordon at UFC 282 on 10th December 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Jordan Leavitt at UFC Fight Night London on 23rd July 2022 by unanimous decision in the 2nd round at The O2, London, United Kingdom.
Going into that contest, he had won against Rodrigo Vargas at UFC Fight Night London on 19th March 2022 by unanimous decision in the 1st round at 02 Arena, London.
Before that, he had beat Luigi Vendramini at UFC Vegas 36 on 4th September 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.
He had defeated Decky Dalton at Cage Warriors 113 on 20th March 2020 by knockout in the 1st round at BEC Arena, Manchester, England.
Pimblett's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 10 months and 12 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 28 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 1.6 rounds on average.
Dawson's last 4 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 11 months and 3 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 24 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 11 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.8 rounds on average.
What are the odds on Pimblett vs Dawson?
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