Current rankings @ 165 Catchweight
When is Usman vs McGregor?
Kamaru Usman could potentially take on Conor McGregor, in Autumn/Fall 2021.
The fight would be contested over 5 rounds in the 165 Catchweight division, which means the weight limit would be 165 pounds (11.8 stone or 74.8 KG).
Usman vs McGregor stats
Kamaru Usman would step into the octagon with a record of 20 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 9 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 1 by submission.
Conor McGregor would make his way to the cage with a record of 22 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, with 19 of those wins by knock out and 1 by submission.
The stats suggest McGregor would have a massive power advantage over Usman, boosting at 86% knock out percentage over Usman's 45%.
If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest that Usman and McGregor would be pretty equal, both with a 5% submission rate.
Kamaru Usman is the older man by 1 year, at 35 years old.
Usman has a height advantage of 3 inches over McGregor. This also extends to a 4-inch reach advantage.
Usman is currently arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 6 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2012, 4 year and 8 months later than McGregor, whose first professional fight was in 2008. He has fought 23 more professional rounds, 68 to McGregor's 45.
Usman vs McGregor form
Usman has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going to the judges twice.
In his last fight, he lost to Leon Edwards at UFC 278 on 20th August 2022 by knockout in the 5th round in their UFC Welterweight championship fight at Vivint Arena, Salt Lake City, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Colby Covington at UFC 268 on 6th November 2021 by unanimous decision in their UFC Welterweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York City.
Going into that contest, he had won against Jorge Masvidal at UFC 261 on 24th April 2021 by knockout in the 2nd round in their UFC Welterweight championship fight at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena, Jacksonville.
Before that, he had beat Gilbert Burns at UFC 258 on 13th February 2021 by knockout in the 3rd round in their UFC Welterweight championship fight at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
He had defeated Jorge Masvidal at UFC 251 on 11th July 2020 by unanimous decision in their UFC Welterweight championship fight at UFC Fight Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
Usman's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 4 months and 19 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 23 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 20 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 4 rounds on average.
McGregor's last 4 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 1 month and 24 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 1 year and 14 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2 rounds on average.
What are the odds on Usman vs McGregor?
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