Current rankings @ Heavyweight
When is Vassell vs Golm?
Linton Vassell could potentially face Marcelo Golm, in Autumn/Fall 2021.
The fight would be contested over 3 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which means there would be no weight limit.
Vassell vs Golm stats
Linton Vassell would step into the octagon with a record of 22 wins, 8 loses and 0 draws, 9 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 8 by submission.
Marcelo Golm would make his way to the cage with a record of 10 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 7 of those wins by knock out and 3 by submission.
The stats suggest Golm would have a large advantage in power over Vassell, boosting at 70% knock out percentage over Vassell's 41%.
If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Vassell would have a slight advantage over Golm, with a 36% submission rate over Golm's 30%.
Linton Vassell is the older man by 9 years, at 39 years old.
Vassell has a height advantage of 1 inch over Golm. This also extends to a 6-inch reach advantage.
Vassell is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 17 more fights, and made his debut in 2008, 6 years and 7 months earlier than Golm, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He has fought 44 more professional rounds, 64 to Golm's 20.
Vassell vs Golm form
Vassell has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going to the judges once.
In his last fight, he beat Timothy Johnson at Bellator 277 on 15th April 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at SAP Center, San Jose, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Tyrell Fortune at Bellator 271 on 12th November 2021 by split decision in their 3 round contest at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Hollywood.
Going into that contest, he had won against Ronny Markes at Bellator 254 on 10th December 2020 by knockout in the 2nd round at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville.
Before that, he had beat Sergei Kharitonov at Bellator 234 on 14th November 2019 by knockout in the 2nd round at Menora Mivtachim Arena, Tel Aviv, Israel.
He had been beaten by Valentin Moldavsky at Bellator 218 on 22nd March 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at WinStar World Casino, Thackerville, United States.
Vassell's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 10 months and 15 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 9 months and 10 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 11 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.2 rounds on average.
Golm's last 4 fights have come over a period of 5 years and 3 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 1 year, 3 months and 2 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 Vassell vs Golm?
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