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Current rankings @ Heavyweight
When is Tafa vs Porter?
Justin Tafa is set to take on Parker Porter during the main card of UFC 284, on Saturday 11th February 2023 at RAC Arena in Perth.
The fight is scheduled for 3 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which means there is no weight limit.
Tafa vs Porter stats
Justin Tafa steps into the octagon with a record of 5 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 5 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Parker Porter will make his way to the cage with a record of 12 wins, 7 loses and 0 draws, with 5 of those wins by knock out and 3 by submission.
The stats suggest Tafa has a massive power advantage over Porter, boasting at 100% knock out percentage over Porter's 42%.
If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Porter will have a large advantage over Tafa, boosting at 25% submission rate over Tafa's 0%.
Justin Tafa is the younger man by 8 years, at 29 years old.
Porter has 1-inch reach advantage.
Tafa is the less experienced professional fighter, having had 11 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2017, 9 year and 7 months later than Porter, whose first professional fight was in 2007. He has fought 23 less professional rounds, 14 to Porter's 37.
In terms of recent activity, Parker Porter has been fighting more than Justin Tafa.
Justin Tafa last fought 1 year, 1 month and 20 days ago, while Parker Porter's last outing was 8 months and 17 days ago.
Tafa's last 4 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 4 months and 2 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 10 months and 1 day. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 1.5 rounds on average.
Porter's last 4 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 2 months and 10 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 19 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.5 rounds on average.
What are the odds on Tafa vs Porter?
Justin Tafa is currently 3/4 (-130) to win the contest outright, while you can get 27/25 (+110) on Parker Porter if you fancy the slight upset.
Tafa vs Porter US streams
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Tafa vs Porter UK streams
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