Summer 2024
Potentially

Potential contest
5 rounds contest @ Light Heavyweight
30-4-1
18-1-1

The tape

31
Age
31
6' 4" / 193 cm
Height
6' 3" / 191 cm
79.9" / 203 cm
Reach
75.2" / 191 cm

Full record

KO 2KO 2SUB 5KO 2KO 1
Form
KO 2NCSD 5KO 2UD 5
30
Wins
18
26
By KO
10
87
KO%
56
3
By Sub
0
10
SUB%
0
4
Losses
1
3
Stopped
0
1
Tapped
1
1
Draws
1
2012
Debut
2014
35
Bouts
21
50
Rounds
52
3 hours, 7 minutes
Fight Time
3 hours, 48 minutes

Current rankings @ Light Heavyweight

1
UFC
2
-
Bellator
-
2
Tapology
1

Jiri Prochazka vs Magomed Ankalaev preview

When is Prochazka vs Ankalaev?

Jiri Prochazka could potentially face Magomed Ankalaev, in Summer 2024.

The fight would be scheduled for 5 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which means the weight limit would be 205 pounds (14.6 stone or 93 KG).

Prochazka vs Ankalaev stats

Jiri Prochazka would step into the octagon with a record of 30 wins, 4 losses and 1 draw, 26 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.

Magomed Ankalaev would make his way to the cage with a record of 18 wins, 1 loss and 1 draw, 10 of those wins coming by knock out.

The stats suggest Prochazka would have a massive power advantage over Ankalaev, boasting a 87% knock out percentage over Ankalaev's 56%.

If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Prochazka would have a slight advantage over Ankalaev, with a 10% submission rate over Ankalaev's 0%.

Jiri Prochazka is the same age as Magomed Ankalaev, at 31 years old.

Prochazka has a height advantage of 1 inch over Ankalaev. This also extends to a 5-inch reach advantage.

Prochazka is currently arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 15 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 1 year and 9 months earlier than Ankalaev, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He has fought 2 less professional rounds, 50 to Ankalaev's 52.

Prochazka vs Ankalaev form

Prochazka has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going to the judges once.

In his last fight, he won against Aleksandar Rakic at UFC 300 on 13th April 2024 by knockout in the 2nd round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, he had lost to Alex Pereira at UFC 295 on 11th November 2023 by knockout in the 2nd round in their UFC Light Heavyweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York City.

Going into that contest, he had beaten Glover Teixeira at UFC 275 on 11th June 2022 by submission in the 5th round in their UFC Light Heavyweight championship fight at Singapore Indoor Stadium, Singapore.

Before that, he had defeated Dominick Reyes at UFC Vegas 25 on 1st May 2021 by knockout in the 2nd round in the United States.

He was victorious against C B Dollaway at RIZIN 20 on 31st December 2019 by knockout in the 1st round in their Rizin Light Heavyweight championship fight at Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan.

Ankalaev has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.

In his last fight, he beat Johnny Walker at UFC Fight Night: Ankalaev vs. Walker on 13th January 2024 by knockout in the 2nd round at UFC Apex, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, he beat Johnny Walker at UFC 294 on 21st October 2023 by knockout in the 1st round at Etihad Arena, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

Going into that contest, he had drawn with Jan Blachowicz at UFC 282 on 10th December 2022 by split draw in their 5 round contest in their UFC Light Heavyweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.

Before that, he had beaten Anthony Smith at UFC 277 on 30th July 2022 by knockout in the 2nd round at Madison Square Garden, New York City.

He had defeated Thiago Santos at UFC Fight Night on 12th March 2022 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Magomed Ankalaev has been fighting more than Jiri Prochazka.

Jiri Prochazka last fought 1 month and 10 days ago, while Magomed Ankalaev's last outing was 4 months and 10 days ago.

Prochazka's last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 4 months and 22 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 10 months and 17 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 12 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.4 rounds on average.

Ankalaev's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 2 months and 11 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 9 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 Prochazka vs Ankalaev?

Sorry, we couldn’t find any odds for Prochazka vs Ankalaev 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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