Petr Yan vs Aljamain Sterling

Bantamweight Title Bout

UFC 259, Blachowicz vs Adesanya - Las Vegas, USA

Saturday March 6th, 2021

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Petr 'No Mercy' Yan'Funk Master' Aljamain Sterling
28Age31
5ft 7.5"
171cm
Height5ft 7"
170cm
67"
170cm
Reach71"
180cm
38"
97cm
Leg Reach39"
99cm
OrthodoxStanceOrthodox
RussiaNationalityUSA
ChampRanking#1
RCC AcademyGymLongo & Weidman MMA
Zubaira TukhugovNotable Gym MembersChris Weidman
Merab Dvalishvili
Al Iaquinta
7 Months, 23 DaysTime Since Last Fight8 Months, 28 Days
Dec 20th 2014First FightApr 22nd 2011
10 WinsCurrent Streak5 Wins
135lbs
9:16am
Weighed in at:
Open (9:00-11:00am)
134.5lbs
9:03am
15-1-0Record
(W-L-D)
19-3-0
15-1-0Record at This Weight
17-3-0
3-0-0Record in This Country 19-3-0
12-1-0Record Against Opponents Stance
19-3-0
7-0-0UFC Record11-3-0
Jimmie Rivera - Win by Dec, 2019Common OpponentsJimmie Rivera - Win by Dec, 2019
Wins
7 (47%)KO/TKO2 (11%)
1 (6%)Sub8 (42%)
7 (47%)Dec9 (47%)
Losses
0KO/TKO1 (33%)
0Sub0
1 (100%)Dec2 (67%)
Significant Strikes
6.32Landed per Minute4.82
50%Accuracy50%
3.25Absorbed per Minute1.94
63%Defense66%
+3.07Strike Differential+2.88
Grappling
1.46Takedown Average/15 mins1.89
52%Takedown Accuracy29%
88%Takedowns Defended51%
0.2Average Submissions Attempted/15 mins1.0
13:23Average Fight Time (Total)11:32
13:14Average Fight Time (UFC)11:54
3 Hours, 34 Minutes, 14 SecondsTotal Fight Time4 Hours, 13 Minutes, 40 Seconds
BJJ - Blue belt
Boxing - Master of Sport
MMA - Master of Sport
Other DisciplinesBJJ - Black belt
Wrestling - NCAA Division III
UFC Bantamweight Champion (2020-)
ACB Bantamweight Champion (2017)
SuccessesCFFC Bantamweight Champion (2011-2013)
Ring of Combat Bantamweight Champion (2011)