Diego Sanchez vs Jake Matthews

Welterweight Bout

UFC 253, Adesanya vs Costa - Abu Dhabi, UAE

Saturday September 26th, 2020

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Diego 'Lionheart' SanchezJake 'The Celtic Kid' Matthews
38Age26
5ft 10"
178cm
Height5ft 11.5"
182cm
72.5"
184cm
Reach73"
185cm
40"
102cm
Leg Reach43"
110cm
SouthpawStanceOrthodox
USANationalityAustralia
GymResilience Training Center
Notable Gym MembersDan Kelly
Jim Crute
Ben Sosoli
7 Months, 11 DaysTime Since Last Fight7 Months, 3 Days
Jun 21st 2002First FightSep 15th 2012
1 WinCurrent Streak2 Wins
Weighed in at:
Open (9:00-11:00am)
30-12-0Record
(W-L-D)
16-4-0
22-6-0Record at This Weight
10-1-0
4-1-0Record Outside Home Country 3-1-0
22-11-0Record Against Opponents Stance
2-1-0
19-12-0UFC Record10-4-0
Wins
9 (31%)KO/TKO4 (25%)
7 (24%)Sub7 (44%)
13 (45%)Dec5 (31%)
Losses
4 (33%)KO/TKO1 (25%)
0Sub2 (50%)
8 (67%)Dec1 (25%)
Significant Strikes
2.73Landed per Minute2.98
38%Accuracy46%
2.95Absorbed per Minute2.16
56%Defense62%
-0.22Strike Differential+0.82
Grappling
1.57Takedown Average/15 mins2.20
24%Takedown Accuracy41%
46%Takedowns Defended68%
0.9Average Submissions Attempted/15 mins0.7
10:40Average Fight Time (Total)9:07
12:55Average Fight Time (UFC)10:17
7 Hours, 27 Minutes, 42 SecondsTotal Fight Time3 Hours, 2 Minutes, 29 Seconds
BJJ - Black belt
Gaidojutsu - Black belt
Other DisciplinesBJJ - Black belt
TUF 1 Middleweight Champion (2005)
KOTC Welterweight Champion (2004)
Successes