Mar 11 2023
Saturday

in the United States

UFC Fight Night: Smith vs. Hill
5 rounds contest @ Light Heavyweight
36-17-0

est. walkout:

TBC

broadcast start time:

US - TBC / UK - TBC

11-1-0

The tape

34
Age
31
6' 4" / 193 cm
Height
6' 4" / 193 cm
76" / 193 cm
Reach
79.1" / 201 cm

Full record

KO 2SUB 1KO 1SUB 1UD 3
Form
KO 4KO 1KO 1KO 1KO 2
36
Wins
11
19
By KO
7
53
KO%
64
14
By Sub
0
39
SUB%
0
17
Losses
1
10
Stopped
1
4
Tapped
0
0
Draws
0
2008
Debut
2017
53
Bouts
13
98
Rounds
28
5 hours, 53 minutes
Fight Time
2 hours, 2 minutes

Current rankings @ Light Heavyweight

5
UFC
6
-
Bellator
-
6
Tapology
7

Anthony Smith vs Jamahal Hill preview

When is Smith vs Hill?

Anthony Smith is set to take on Jamahal Hill in the main event of UFC Fight Night: Smith vs. Hill, on Saturday 11th March 2023 in the United States.

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

Smith vs Hill stats

Anthony Smith steps into the octagon with a record of 36 wins, 17 loses and 0 draws, 19 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 14 by submission.

Jamahal Hill will make his way to the cage with a record of 11 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 7 of those wins by knock out.

The stats suggest Hill has an advantage in power over Smith, with a 64% knock out percentage over Smith's 53%.

If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Smith will have a massive advantage over Hill, boasting at 39% submission rate over Hill's 0%.

Anthony Smith is the older man by 3 years, at 34 years old.

Hill has 3-inch reach advantage.

Smith is the more experienced professional fighter, having had 41 more fights, and made his debut in 2008, 9 years and 7 months earlier than Hill, whose first professional fight was in 2017. He has fought 70 more professional rounds, 98 to Hill's 28.

Smith vs Hill form

Smith has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going to the judges twice.

In his last fight, he lost to Magomed Ankalaev at UFC 277 on 30th July 2022 by knockout in the 2nd round at Madison Square Garden, New York City, United States.

Previous to that, he had defeated Ryan Spann at UFC Vegas 37 on 18th September 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

Going into that contest, he had beat Jimmy Crute at UFC 261 on 24th April 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena, Jacksonville.

Before that, he had won against Devin Clark at UFC Vegas 15 on 28th November 2020 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

He had been beaten by Aleksandar Rakic at UFC Vegas 8 on 29th August 2020 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

Jamahal Hill has stopped 4 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he beat Thiago Santos at UFC Fight Night: Santos vs. Hill on 6th August 2022 by knockout in the 4th round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, he had beat Johnny Walker at UFC Fight Night on 19th February 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

Going into that contest, he had defeated Jimmy Crute at UFC Fight Night on 4th December 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

Before that, he had lost to Paul Craig at UFC 263 on 12th June 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at Gila River Arena, Glendale.

He had won against Ovince St. Preux at UFC Vegas 16 on 5th December 2020 by knockout in the 2nd round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Jamahal Hill has been fighting more than Anthony Smith.

Anthony Smith last fought 3 months and 29 days ago, while Jamahal Hill's last outing was 3 months and 22 days ago.

Smith's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 2 months and 30 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 13 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 1.6 rounds on average.

Hill's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 11 months and 23 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 months and 24 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 1.8 rounds on average.

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