Current rankings @ Flyweight
When is Royval vs Albazi?
Brandon Royval could potentially face the challenge of Amir Albazi, in Early 2024.
The fight would take place over 3 rounds in the Flyweight division, which means the weight limit would be 125 pounds (8.9 stone or 56.7 KG).
Royval vs Albazi stats
Brandon Royval would step into the octagon with a record of 14 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, 3 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 9 by submission.
Amir Albazi would make his way to the cage with a record of 17 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 5 of those wins by knock out and 9 by submission.
The stats suggest Albazi would have a slight advantage in power over Royval, with a 29% knock out percentage over Royval's 21%.
If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Royval would have an advantage over Albazi, with a 64% submission rate over Albazi's 53%.
Brandon Royval is the older man by 2 years, at 31 years old.
Royval has a height advantage of 4 inches over Albazi. This also extends to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Royval is currently arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 2 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 2 year and 11 months later than Albazi, whose first professional fight was in 2009. He has fought 4 more professional rounds, 38 to Albazi's 34.
Royval vs Albazi form
Royval has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going to the judges 3 times.
In his last fight, he won against Matheus Nicolau at UFC Fight Night – Holloway vs. Allen on 15th April 2023 by knockout in the 1st round at T-Mobile Center, Kansas City, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Matt Schnell at UFC 274 on 7th May 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at Jeunesse Arena, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Going into that contest, he had beat Rogerio Bontorin at UFC Fight Night on 15th January 2022 by split decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.
Before that, he had been beaten by Alexandre Pantoja at UFC Vegas 34 on 21st August 2021 by split decision in the 2nd round at UFC APEX, Enterprise.
He had defeated Kai Kara France at UFC 253 on 26th September 2020 by split decision in the 2nd round at UFC Fight Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
Royval's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years and 6 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 1.8 rounds on average.
Albazi's last 3 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 1 month and 12 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 months and 16 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3 rounds on average.
What are the odds on Royval vs Albazi?
Sorry, we couldn’t find any odds for Royval vs Albazi yet. If a contest doesn’t have odds initially after it is announced, bookmakers usually release them closer to the day of the fight.