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Current rankings @ Lightweight
When is Pimblett vs Gordon?
Paddy Pimblett will square off against Jared Gordon in the co-main event of UFC 282, on Saturday 10th December 2022 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
The fight will take place over 3 rounds in the Lightweight division, which means the weight limit will be 155 pounds (11.1 stone or 70.3 KG).
Pimblett vs Gordon stats
Paddy Pimblett steps 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.
Jared Gordon will make his way to the cage with a record of 19 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, with 6 of those wins by knock out and 2 by submission.
The stats suggest that Pimblett and Gordon have similar power, both with a 32% knock out percentage.
If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Pimblett will have a massive advantage over Gordon, boasting at 47% submission rate over Gordon's 11%.
Paddy Pimblett is the younger man by 7 years, at 27 years old.
Pimblett has a height advantage of 1 inch over Gordon.
Pimblett is the less experienced professional fighter, having had 2 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2012, 1 year and 8 months later than Gordon, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He has fought 18 less professional rounds, 44 to Gordon's 62.
Pimblett vs Gordon form
Pimblett has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going to the judges twice.
In his last fight, he won against Jordan Leavitt at UFC Fight Night London on 23rd July 2022 by in the 2nd round at The O2, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had won against Rodrigo Vargas at UFC Fight Night London on 19th March 2022 by in the 1st round at 02 Arena, London.
Going into that contest, 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.
Before that, he had defeated Decky Dalton at Cage Warriors 113 on 20th March 2020 by knockout in the 1st round at BEC Arena, Manchester, England.
He had been beaten by Soren Bak at Cage Warriors 96 on 1st September 2018 by unanimous decision in their Cage Warriors Lightweight championship fight at Echo Arena, Liverpool.
Pimblett's last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 2 months and 27 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 10 months and 5 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2 rounds on average.
Gordon's last 4 fights have come over a period of 3 years and 12 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 9 months and 4 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.5 rounds on average.
What are the odds on Pimblett vs Gordon?
Paddy Pimblett is currently 1/2 (-200) to win the bout outright, while you can get 13/8 (+160) on Jared Gordon if you fancy the small upset.
Pimblett vs Gordon US streams
You can pay and stream Pimblett vs Gordon on ESPN PPV via the ESPN+ app. This is a standalone service from regular ESPN, so you don’t need to be an existing TV or ESPN+ subscriber to buy a PPV card. You can download the app for PC, Apple, Android, Fire TV, Roku, your Smart TV and many others.
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Pimblett vs Gordon UK streams
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UFC 282 Tickets
Where can I get Tickets for Pimblett vs Gordon?
You can buy UFC 282 tickets on the resale market for this fight from TicketNetwork. Tickets are exchanging hands from $125 - $4993.
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Finally, StubHub also have tickets available from $110.