Michael Chiesa vs Diego Sanchez

Welterweight Bout

UFC 239, Jones vs Santos - Las Vegas, USA

Saturday July 6th, 2019

Chiesa vs Sanchez Keystat 1
Chiesa vs Sanchez Keystat 2
Chiesa vs Sanchez Keystat 3
Michael 'Maverick' ChiesaDiego 'Lionheart' Sanchez
31Age37
6ft 1"
180cm
Height5ft 10"
178cm
75"
191cm
Reach72"
183cm
43"
109cm
Leg Reach40"
102cm
SouthpawStanceSouthpaw
USANationalityUSA
Longo & Weidman MMAGymJackson-Wink MMA
Chris Weidman
Al Iaquinta
Aljamain Sterling
Notable Gym MembersJon Jones
Holly Holm
Carlos Condit
6 Months, 8 DaysTime Since Last Fight4 Months, 4 Days
Aug 16th 2008First FightJun 21st 2002
1 WinCurrent Streak2 Wins
Weighed in at:
Open (9:00-11:00am)
15-4-0Record
(W-L-D)
29-11-0
1-0-0Record at This Weight
21-5-0
14-4-0Record in This Country 25-10-0
4-1-0Record Against Opponents Stance
8-0-0
8-4-0UFC Record18-11-0
Jim Miller - Win by Sub, 2015
Joe Lauzon - Loss by TKO, 2014
Al Iaquinta - Win by Sub, 2012
Common OpponentsJim Miller - Win by Dec, 2016
Joe Lauzon - Loss by TKO, 2016
Al Iaquinta - Loss by KO, 2017
Wins
0KO/TKO9 (31%)
11 (73%)Sub7 (24%)
4 (27%)Dec13 (45%)
Losses
1 (25%)KO/TKO4 (36%)
3 (75%)Sub0
0Dec7 (64%)
Significant Strikes
2.14Landed per Minute2.85
38%Accuracy37%
2.35Absorbed per Minute2.90
52%Defense57%
Grappling
3.32Takedown Average/15 mins1.65
43%Takedown Accuracy24%
68%Takedowns Defended50%
1.4Average Submissions Attempted/15 mins0.9
7:16Average Fight Time (Total)10:23
7:54Average Fight Time (UFC)12:42
BJJ - Brown beltOther DisciplinesBJJ - Black belt
Gaidojutsu - Black belt
TUF 15 Lightweight Champion (2012)SuccessesTUF 1 Middleweight Champion (2005)
KOTC Welterweight Champion (2004)