When is Arnold Allen’s Next Fight?

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Gilbert Melendez, left, takes a right from Arnold Allen during their featherweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC 239.
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Anatoly Pimentel @AnatolyPimentel Apr 18, 2023, 11:11 PM
  • Arnold Allen is the number four-ranked UFC Featherweight contender.
  • Allen holds an MMA record of 19 wins and two losses.
  • Allen was defeated by Max Holloway in his last fight.

Arnold Allen absorbed his first UFC career loss when Max Holloway defeated him by unanimous decision in their main event match in UFC Kansas City in April 2023. Prior to that loss, Allen had a ten-fight winning streak inside the Octagon, which made him an instant favorite in online sports betting, particularly in UFC odds. His well-rounded MMA arsenal has helped him climb the number four spot in the 145-pound rankings.

After this setback from his young career under the Las Vegas-based promotion, who is next for the “Almighty”? Here are the potential next opponents for Allen.

When is Arnold Allen’s Next Fight?

Arnold Allen’s next opponent is yet to be determined, but there are several other featherweight contenders who can be matched with him, namely, the No.3-ranked contender Brian Ortega, No.7-ranked challenger Chan Sung Jung aka “The Korean Zombie” and No.8-ranked featherweight Giga Chikadze. 

Arnold Allen MMA Record and Statistics

  • MMA record: 19-2
  • Wins by TKO/KO: 7
  • Wins by submission: 4
  • Wins by decision: 8
  • Striking accuracy: 42%
  • Significant strikes landed per minute: 3.40
  • Significant strikes absorbed: 2.25
  • Takedown average per 15 minutes: 1.35
  • Submission average per 15 minutes: 0.37
  • Takedown accuracy: 50%
  • Significant strikes defense: 67%
  • Takedown defense: 76%
  • Knockdown average: 0.37
  • Average fight time: 12:12

Arnold Allen Notable Wins

Arnold Allen hasn’t lost a fight in the UFC, winning all of his ten bouts under the Las Vegas-based promotion against Alan Omer, Yaotzin Meza, Makwan Amirkhani, Mads Burnell, Jordan Rinaldi, Gilbert Melendez, Nik Lentz, Sodiq Yusuff, Dan Hooker and Calvin Kattar.

Arnold Allen UFC Earnings

Arnold Allen’s career earnings with the UFC have surpassed the $1 million threshold, with $1,021,000 in all his ten UFC fights. This includes all of his base pay and performance bonuses.

Arnold Allen Team and Corner

Arnold Allen is affiliated with BKK Fighters in Colchester, England, where he is trained by Jack Mason, Sean Carter and Stuart Barlegs. Occasionally, Allen flies to Montreal, Canada, to sharpen his game with Tristar Gym, which is headed by Conrad Pla and Firas Zahabi.

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Anatoly Pimentel

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Anatoly Pimentel is an NBA and MMA writer previously featured in ASEAN Sports, Asian Persuasion MMA, and Overtime Heroics MMA. He graduated from Adamson University with a B.A in Communication and is a Web Content Writer for BetMGM.

Anatoly Pimentel is an NBA and MMA writer previously featured in ASEAN Sports, Asian Persuasion MMA, and Overtime Heroics MMA. He graduated from Adamson University with a B.A in Communication and is a Web Content Writer for BetMGM.