Summer 2024
Potentially

Potential contest
5 rounds contest @ Heavyweight
14-7-0
14-3-0

Belts on The Line

UFC Interim Heavyweight

The tape

31
Age
31
6' 2" / 188 cm
Height
6' 5" / 196 cm
75.2" / 191 cm
Reach
78" / 198 cm

Full record

SUB 1SUB 2KO 1KO 3KO 2
Form
KO 1KO 1KO 1SUB 1KO 1
14
Wins
14
13
By KO
11
93
KO%
79
0
By Sub
3
0
SUB%
21
7
Losses
3
3
Stopped
1
3
Tapped
1
0
Draws
0
2012
Debut
2014
21
Bouts
17
32
Rounds
20
1 hours, 48 minutes
Fight Time
40 minutes, 44 seconds

Current rankings @ Heavyweight

11
UFC
1
-
Bellator
-
12
Tapology
1

Tai Tuivasa vs Tom Aspinall preview

When is Tuivasa vs Aspinall?

Tai Tuivasa could potentially square off against Tom Aspinall, in Summer 2024.

The fight would be scheduled for 5 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which means the weight limit would be 265 pounds (18.9 stone or 120.2 KG).

Tuivasa vs Aspinall stats

Tai Tuivasa would step into the octagon with a record of 14 wins, 7 losses and 0 draws, 13 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Tom Aspinall would make his way to the cage with a record of 14 wins, 3 losses and 0 draws, 11 of those wins coming by knock out and 3 by submission.

The stats suggest Tuivasa would have an advantage in power over Aspinall, with a 93% knock out percentage over Aspinall's 79%.

If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Aspinall would have a large advantage over Tuivasa, boasting a 21% submission rate over Tuivasa's 0%.

Tai Tuivasa is the same age as Tom Aspinall, at 31 years old.

Aspinall has a height advantage of 3 inches over Tuivasa. This also extends to a 3-inch reach advantage.

Tuivasa is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 4 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 2 years and 5 months earlier than Aspinall, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He has fought 12 more professional rounds, 32 to Aspinall's 20.

Tuivasa vs Aspinall form

Tai Tuivasa has stopped 1 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he lost to Marcin Tybura at UFC Fight Night: Tuivasa vs. Tybura on 16th March 2024 by submission in the 1st round at UFC Apex, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, he had been beaten by Alexander Volkov at UFC 293 on 9th September 2023 by submission in the 2nd round at Qudos Bank Arena, Sydney, Australia.

Going into that contest, he had been defeated by Sergei Pavlovich at UFC Fight Night: Thompson vs. Holland on 3rd December 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at Amway Center, Orlando, United States.

Before that, he had lost to Ciryl Gane at UFC Fight Night Paris on 3rd September 2022 by knockout in the 3rd round at Accor Arena, Paris, France.

He had won against Derrick Lewis at UFC 271 on 12th February 2022 by knockout in the 2nd round at Toyota Center, Houston, United States.

Aspinall has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.

In his last fight, he beat Sergei Pavlovich at UFC 295 on 11th November 2023 by knockout in the 1st round in their UFC Interim Heavyweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York City, United States.

Previous to that, he had defeated Marcin Tybura at UFC Fight Night London – Aspinall vs. Tybura on 22nd July 2023 by knockout in the 1st round at O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.

Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Curtis Blaydes at UFC Fight Night London on 23rd July 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at The O2, London.

Before that, he was victorious against Alexander Volkov at UFC Fight Night London on 19th March 2022 by submission in the 1st round at 02 Arena, London.

He had won against Sergey Spivac at UFC Vegas 36 on 4th September 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Tai Tuivasa has been fighting more than Tom Aspinall.

Tai Tuivasa last fought 2 months and 1 day ago, while Tom Aspinall's last outing was 6 months and 6 days ago.

Tuivasa's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 3 months and 5 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 14 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 1.8 rounds on average.

Aspinall's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 8 months and 13 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 16 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 5 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 1 rounds on average.

What are the odds on Tuivasa vs Aspinall?

Sorry, we couldn’t find any odds for Tuivasa vs Aspinall yet. If a contest doesn’t have odds initially after it is announced, bookmakers usually release them closer to the day of the fight.

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