Belts on The Line
Current rankings @ Light Heavyweight
When is Ridder vs Abdulaev?
Reinier de Ridder could potentially take on Shamil Abdulaev, 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).
The contest would be for the One Championship light heavyweight championship.
Ridder vs Abdulaev stats
Reinier de Ridder would step into the octagon with a record of 16 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 3 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 11 by submission.
Shamil Abdulaev would make his way to the cage with a record of 13 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 7 of those wins by knock out and 1 by submission.
The stats suggest Abdulaev would have a massive power advantage over Ridder, boosting at 54% knock out percentage over Ridder's 19%.
If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Ridder would have a massive advantage over Abdulaev, boasting at 69% submission rate over Abdulaev's 8%.
Reinier de Ridder is the same age as Shamil Abdulaev, at 33 years old.
Ridder has a height advantage of 4 inches over Abdulaev.
Ridder is currently arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 3 more fights, and made his debut in 2013, 1 year and 3 months later than Abdulaev, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He has fought 4 more professional rounds, 30 to Abdulaev's 26.
Ridder vs Abdulaev form
Reinier de Ridder has beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he lost to Tye Ruotolo at ONE on Prime Video 10 on 5th May 2023 by unanimous decision in their 1 round contest at 1stBank Center, Broomfield, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Anatoly Malykhin at ONE on Prime Video 5 on 2nd December 2022 by knockout in the 1st round in their ONE Heavyweight championship fight at Singapore Indoor Stadium, Singapore.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Vitaly Bigdash at ONE Championship 159 on 22nd July 2022 by knockout in the 1st round in their ONE Light Heavyweight championship fight at Singapore Indoor Stadium.
Before that, he had drawn with Andre Galvao at ONE Championship – One X on 26th March 2022 by knockout in the 3rd round at Singapore Indoor Stadium, Singapore.
He had beat Kiamrian Abbasov at ONE Championship – One X on 25th February 2022 by knockout in the 3rd round in their ONE Light Heavyweight championship fight.
Ridder's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 9 months and 12 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 months and 10 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 1.8 rounds on average.
What are the odds on Ridder vs Abdulaev?
Sorry, we couldn’t find any odds for Ridder vs Abdulaev yet. If a contest doesn’t have odds initially after it is announced, bookmakers usually release them closer to the day of the fight.