Current rankings @ Light Heavyweight
When is Walker vs Prochazka?
Johnny Walker could potentially face Jiri Prochazka, in Spring 2024.
The fight would be scheduled for 5 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which means the weight limit would be 205 pounds (14.6 stone or 93 KG).
Walker vs Prochazka stats
Johnny Walker would step into the octagon with a record of 21 wins, 7 loses and 0 draws, 16 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.
Jiri Prochazka would make his way to the cage with a record of 29 wins, 4 loses and 1 draw, with 25 of those wins by knock out and 3 by submission.
The stats suggest Prochazka would have a slight advantage in power over Walker, with a 86% knock out percentage over Walker's 76%.
If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Walker would have a slight advantage over Prochazka, with a 14% submission rate over Prochazka's 10%.
Johnny Walker is the same age as Jiri Prochazka, at 31 years old.
Walker has a height advantage of 2 inches over Prochazka. This also extends to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Walker is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 6 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2013, 1 year and 8 months later than Prochazka, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He has fought 4 less professional rounds, 44 to Prochazka's 48.
Walker vs Prochazka form
Walker has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going to the judges twice.
In his last fight, he Magomed Ankalaev at UFC 294 on 21st October 2023 by in the 1st round at Etihad Arena, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
Previous to that, he had defeated Anthony Smith at UFC Fight Night – Rozenstruik vs. Almeida on 13th May 2023 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Spectrum Center, Charlotte, United States.
Going into that contest, he had beat Paul Craig at UFC 283 on 21st January 2023 by knockout in the 1st round at Jeunesse Arena, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Before that, he had won against Ion Cutelaba at UFC 279 on 10th September 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.
He had been beaten by Jamahal Hill at UFC Fight Night on 19th February 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Prochazka has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he Alex Pereira at UFC 295 on 11th November 2023 by knockout in the 2nd round in their UFC Light Heavyweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York City, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Glover Teixeira at UFC 275 on 11th June 2022 by submission in the 5th round in their UFC Light Heavyweight championship fight at Singapore Indoor Stadium, Singapore.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Dominick Reyes at UFC Vegas 25 on 1st May 2021 by knockout in the 2nd round in the United States.
Before that, he had won against C B Dollaway at RIZIN 20 on 31st December 2019 by knockout in the 1st round in their Rizin Light Heavyweight championship fight at Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan.
He had defeated F bio Maldonado at RIZIN 19 on 12th October 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Edion Arena, Osaka.
In terms of recent activity, Johnny Walker has been fighting more than Jiri Prochazka.
Johnny Walker last fought 1 month and 12 days ago, while Jiri Prochazka's last outing was 22 days ago.
Walker's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 9 months and 14 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 months and 10 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 7 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 1.4 rounds on average.
Prochazka's last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 1 month and 21 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 9 months and 29 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 11 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.2 rounds on average.
What are the odds on Walker vs Prochazka?
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