Current rankings @ Light Heavyweight
When is Smith vs Hill?
Anthony Smith could potentially take on Jamahal Hill, in Spring 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).
Smith vs Hill stats
Anthony Smith would step into the octagon with a record of 37 wins, 19 loses and 0 draws, 20 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 14 by submission.
Jamahal Hill would make his way to the cage with a record of 12 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 7 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Hill would have a slight advantage in power over Smith, with a 58% knock out percentage over Smith's 54%.
If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Smith would have a massive advantage over Hill, boasting at 38% submission rate over Hill's 0%.
Anthony Smith is the older man by 3 years, at 35 years old.
Hill has 3-inch reach advantage.
Smith is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 43 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 76 more professional rounds, 109 to Hill's 33.
Smith vs Hill form
Anthony Smith has beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he lost to Khalil Rountree at UFC Fight Night: Song vs. Gutierrez on 9th December 2023 by knockout in the 3rd round at UFC Apex, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Ryan Spann at UFC Fight Night – Holloway vs. Korean Zombie on 26th August 2023 by split decision in their 3 round contest at Singapore Indoor Stadium, Kallang, Singapore.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Johnny Walker at UFC Fight Night – Rozenstruik vs. Almeida on 13th May 2023 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Spectrum Center, Charlotte, United States.
Before that, he had lost to Magomed Ankalaev at UFC 277 on 30th July 2022 by knockout in the 2nd round at Madison Square Garden, New York City.
He had beat Ryan Spann at UFC Vegas 37 on 18th September 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Hill has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he won against Glover Teixeira at UFC 283 on 21st January 2023 by unanimous decision in their UFC Light Heavyweight championship fight at Jeunesse Arena, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Previous to that, he had won against 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.
Going into that contest, he had beat Johnny Walker at UFC Fight Night on 19th February 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had defeated Jimmy Crute at UFC Fight Night on 4th December 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
He had been beaten by Paul Craig at UFC 263 on 12th June 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at Gila River Arena, Glendale.
In terms of recent activity, Anthony Smith has been fighting more than Jamahal Hill.
Anthony Smith last fought 2 months and 13 days ago, while Jamahal Hill's last outing was 1 year, 1 month and 1 day ago.
Smith's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 5 months and 4 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 26 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 12 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.4 rounds on average.
Hill's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 8 months and 10 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 16 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 12 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.4 rounds on average.
What are the odds on Smith vs Hill?
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