UFC FIGHT NIGHT 232: Anheliger vs. Johnson 11/18/23 – As UFC Fight Night 232 approaches on November 18th 2023, fight fans everywhere are excitedly awaiting weekly MMA free picks. Chad Anheliger and Jose Johnson’s high-stakes bantamweight bout promises an incredible display of skill and determination that promises to leave fans on edge – so let’s dive deeper into their respective statistics and performances to fully comprehend this exciting battle royale!
UFC FIGHT NIGHT 232: Chad Anheliger vs. Jose Johnson 11/18/23 Game Info
|When:||Saturday, November 18, 2023 at 2:00 PM ET|
|Where:||UFC APEX, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States|
Chad “The Monster” Anheliger Analysis
Chad Anheliger enters the octagon boasting an impressive 12 wins, 6 losses and no draws record. Averaging 14 minutes and 31 seconds between bouts, Anheliger has proven his resilience in going the distance in battle. At 5 feet 6 inches and 135 pounds respectively, Anheliger may be shorter than most opponents but that doesn’t reduce his tenacity in battle – his average striking accuracy stands at 43% with 3.51 significant strikes per minute delivered and taking 3.31 significant strikes per minute taken on simultaneously; his striking defense stands at 55% which further illustrates these characteristics of success.
Anheliger may not have made waves as a prolific takedown artist; his takedown rate stands at an average of one per 15 minutes with zero takedown accuracy (0%), though his takedown defense stands at 47% and an average submission rate of one per 15 minutes; showing off his grappling prowess. Most recently he faced Alatengheili and lost their fight; evidence of not shirking tough competition inside the cage.
Jose “Lobo Solitario” Johnson Analysis
Jose Johnson arrives with an impressive professional record that boasts 15 victories, 8 losses and no draws. His average fight time stands at 11 minutes 16 seconds – demonstrating his ability to endure extended battles. At 6 feet tall and 135 pounds respectively, Johnson holds both height and reach advantages against Anheliger. Johnson boasts an outstanding striking accuracy of 63% and averages 2.16 significant strikes per minute while taking on only 1.72 significant strikes per minute – this combined with his 51% strike defense rate demonstrates his proficiency on both offense and defense.
Johnson averages 0.44 takedowns every 15 minutes with an accuracy rate of 50% and defense at 33%, enabling him to successfully take down opponents with 33% accuracy and defense 33% respectively. Furthermore, Johnson boasts a submission average of 0.4 per 15 minutes demonstrating his ability to take advantage of any ground opportunities that arise. He may have recently lost to Blackshear in their most recent bout, but their striking accuracy and ability to control the pace of a fight make him an effective adversary.
Chad Anheliger vs. Jose Johnson Stats
|Average Fight Time||14:31||11:16|
|Height||5′ 6″||6′ 0″|
|Weight||135 lbs.||135 lbs.|
|Strikes Landed per Min.||3.51||2.16|
|Strikes Absorbed per Min.||3.31||1.72|
|Takedowns Average/15 min.||0.00||0.44|
|Submission Average/15 min.||1.0||0.4|
Chad Anheliger vs. Jose Johnson Betting Pick
While both athletes possess impressive athletic abilities, one must emerge victorious. Based on their statistics and recent performances, Jose Johnson “Lobo Solitario” appears to hold an edge in this matchup. His striking accuracy, striking defense and height/reach advantage give him the upper hand in standup exchanges and can dictate the pace of fight; additionally his takedown accuracy and submission skills further broaden his versatility. Jose Johnson is our pick in this bantamweight fight, due to his well-rounded skill set and ability to capitalize on striking opportunities.
Free Pick: Jose “Lobo Solitario” Johnson -176
UFC Fight Night 232 promises to be an electrifying spectacle, and one of its highlight matches between Chad Anheliger and Jose Johnson should prove especially exciting. Both athletes bring different skill sets into a battle that promises an intense showdown between these two fighters. Jose Johnson stands to benefit from striking accuracy, takedown ability, and reach advantage in this fight; however, Chad Anheliger’s tenacity and grappling prowess make this fight an exciting clash of styles. Stay connected with experts in mixed martial arts for further insights and weekly premium picks on UFC Fight Night 232!