Summer 2024
Potentially

Potential contest
5 rounds contest @ Featherweight
15-0-0
25-7-0

Belts on The Line

UFC Featherweight

The tape

27
Age
32
5' 7" / 170 cm
Height
5' 11" / 180 cm
68.9" / 175 cm
Reach
68.9" / 175 cm

Full record

KO 2UD 5SUB 2KO 2KO 1
Form
KO 3UD 5UD 5UD 5UD 5
15
Wins
25
5
By KO
11
33
KO%
44
8
By Sub
2
53
SUB%
8
0
Losses
7
0
Stopped
0
0
Tapped
1
0
Draws
0
2015
Debut
2010
15
Bouts
32
25
Rounds
105
1 hours, 34 minutes
Fight Time
8 hours, 24 minutes

Current rankings @ Featherweight

3
UFC
1
-
Bellator
-
3
Tapology
2

Ilia Topuria vs Max Holloway preview

When is Topuria vs Holloway?

Ilia Topuria could potentially square off against Max Holloway, in Summer 2024.

The fight would be scheduled for 5 rounds in the Featherweight division, which means the weight limit would be 145 pounds (10.4 stone or 65.8 KG).

Topuria vs Holloway stats

Ilia Topuria would step into the octagon with an undefeated record of 15 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 5 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 8 by submission.

Max Holloway would make his way to the cage with a record of 25 wins, 7 loses and 0 draws, with 11 of those wins by knock out and 2 by submission.

The stats suggest Holloway would have an advantage in power over Topuria, with a 44% knock out percentage over Topuria's 33%.

If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Topuria would have a massive advantage over Holloway, boasting at 53% submission rate over Holloway's 8%.

Ilia Topuria is the younger man by 5 years, at 27 years old.

Holloway has a height advantage of 4 inches over Topuria. Despite this, both fighters have equal reach.

Topuria is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 17 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2015, 4 year and 6 months later than Holloway, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He has fought 80 less professional rounds, 25 to Holloway's 105.

Topuria vs Holloway form

Topuria remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 3 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he defeated Alexander Volkanovski at UFC 298 on 17th February 2024 by knockout in the 2nd round in their UFC Featherweight championship fight at Honda Center, Anaheim, United States.

Previous to that, he had defeated Josh Emmett at UFC Fight Night – Emmett vs. Topuria on 24th June 2023 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at : VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena, Jacksonville.

Going into that contest, he had beat Bryce Mitchell at UFC 282 on 10th December 2022 by unanimous decision in the 2nd round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.

Before that, he had won against Jai Herbert at UFC Fight Night London on 19th March 2022 by knockout in the 2nd round at 02 Arena, London, United Kingdom.

He had beat Ryan Hall at UFC 264 on 10th July 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.

Holloway has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 3 times.

In his last fight, he defeated Chan Sung Jung at UFC Fight Night – Holloway vs. Korean Zombie on 26th August 2023 by knockout in the 3rd round at Singapore Indoor Stadium, Kallang, Singapore.

Previous to that, he had defeated Arnold Allen at UFC Fight Night – Holloway vs. Allen on 15th April 2023 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at T-Mobile Center, Kansas City, United States.

Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Alexander Volkanovski at UFC 276 on 2nd July 2022 by unanimous decision in their UFC Featherweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.

Before that, he had won against Yair Rodriguez at UFC Vegas 42 on 13th November 2021 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

He had defeated Calvin Kattar at UFC on ABC 1 on 16th January 2021 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at Etihad Arena, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Ilia Topuria has been fighting more than Max Holloway.

Ilia Topuria last fought 2 days ago, while Max Holloway's last outing was 5 months and 24 days ago.

Topuria's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 7 months and 9 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 9 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 12 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.4 rounds on average.

Holloway's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 1 month and 3 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 13 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 23 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 4.6 rounds on average.

What are the odds on Topuria vs Holloway?

Max Holloway is currently 17/20 (-120) to win the fight outright, while you can get 17/20 (-120) on Ilia Topuria if you fancy the incredible upset.

Ilia Topuria vs Max Holloway news

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