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Current rankings @ Bantamweight
When is Simon vs Shore?
Ricky Sim n will square off against Jack Shore, during the main card of UFC Fight Night: Ortega vs. Rodriguez, on Saturday 16th July 2022 at UBS Arena in Long Island, New York.
The fight will take place over 3 rounds in the Bantamweight division, which means the weight limit will be 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
Simon vs Shore stats
Ricky Sim n steps into the ring with a record of 19 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.
Jack Shore will make his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 0 wins and 0 draws.
The stats suggest n has a massive power advantage over Shore, boasting at 32% knock out percentage over Shore's 0%.
Ricky Sim n is the older man by 2 years, at 29 years old.
Shore has a height advantage of 2 inches over n. This also extends to a 1-inch reach advantage.
n is the more experienced professional fighter, having had 22 more fights, and made his debut in 2014, 2 years and 1 month earlier than Shore, whose first professional fight was in 2016. He has fought 51 more professional rounds, 51 to Shore's 0.
Simon vs Shore form
n has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going to the judges twice.
In his last fight, he won against Raphael Assuncao at UFC Fight Night on 18th December 2021 by knockout in the 2nd round.
Previous to that, he had won against Brian Kelleher at UFC 258 on 13th February 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.
Going into that contest, he had beat Ray Borg at UFC Fight Night Jacksonville on 13th May 2020 by split decision in their 3 round contest at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena, Jacksonville.
Before that, he had been beaten by Rob Font at UFC on ESPN 7 on 7th December 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Capital One Arena, Washington D.C..
He had lost to Urijah Faber at UFC on ESPN+ 13 on 13th July 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Golden1 Center, Sacramento, United States.
Shore remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he defeated Timur Valiev at UFC Fight Night London on 19th March 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at 02 Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had defeated Liudvik Sholinian at UFC Vegas 36 on 4th September 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.
Going into that contest, he had won against Scott Malone at Cage Warriors 104 on 27th April 2019 by submission in the 3rd round in their Cage Warriors Bantamweight championship fight at Viola Arena, Cardiff, Wales.
Before that, he had defeated Mike Ekundayo at Cage Warriors 100 on 8th December 2018 by knockout in the 3rd round in their Cage Warriors Bantamweight championship fight at Viola Arena, Cardiff.
He had beat Weslley Maia at Cage Warriors 97 on 29th September 2018 by knockout in the 1st round at Ice Arena Wales, Cardiff.
In terms of recent activity, Ricky Sim n has been fighting more than Jack Shore.
Ricky Sim n last fought 6 months and 7 days ago, while Jack Shore's last outing was 3 months and 6 days ago.
n's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 11 months and 12 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 3 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 12 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.4 rounds on average.
Shore's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 8 months and 27 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 9 months. In those fights, he fought a total of 13 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.6 rounds on average.
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UFC Fight Night: Ortega vs. Rodriguez Tickets
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