Aljamain Sterling

Aljamain Sterling

Aljamain Sterling

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  • 20 - 3 - 0

    W-L-D

  • Age
    31
  • Height
    67 in 170 cm
  • Last Weigh-In
    134.5 lbs 61 kg
  • Reach
    71 in 180 cm
  • Leg reach
    39 in 99 cm
  • US
  • Bantamweight Division
  • Style
    BJJ
  • Born
    United States
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Next Bout

UFC 267

30.10.21

Aljamain Sterling
  • Bouts23

  • Wins20

  • Losses3

  • Draws0

Aljamain Sterling
Petr Yan
  • Bouts17

  • Wins15

  • Losses2

  • Draws0

Petr Yan

Statistics

Wins

  • KO/TKO

    2 (11%)

  • DEC

    9 (47%)

  • SUB

    8 (42%)

Loss

  • KO/TKO

    1 (33%)

  • DEC

    2 (67%)

  • SUB

    0

  • 12:0648

    Avg fight time

    44

    First round finishes

  • 12:2412

    Average fight time in the UFC

    1515

    Number of fights in the UFC

  • 0.700.70

    Submission attempts per 15 min

    1.501.50

    Takedowns per bout

  • 2222

    Takedowns Landed

    8989

    Takedown Attempted

  • 25%25

    Successful takedown

    62%62

    Takedown Defense

  • 4.844.84

    Sig. strikes landed (per min)

    5.645.64

    Sig. strikes absorbed (per min)

  • 900900

    Sig. strikes landed

    18141814

    Sig. strikes attempted

  • 50%50

    Accented punches accuracy

    57%57

    Sig. strikes defense

  • 13331333

    Punches dealt

    22822282

    Punches thrown

  • 58%58

    Striking Accuracy

    0.1010

    Coup attempts per fight

Bout statistics by promotion

Promotion Bout
UFC 15
Cage Fury 5
EFC 1
ROC 1
UCC 1

Sig. strikes by position

  • Standing

    606 (67%)

  • Clinch

    148 (16%)

  • Ground

    146 (17%)

Head

443

49%

Body

298

33%

Legs

159

18%

PRO Results

  • Sterling VS Petr Yan

    30.10.2021 • UFC 267

    20 - 3 - 0

    W-L-D

    15 - 2 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC 267

    • Title bout

      Champion — UFC Bantamweight Championship

    • Billing

      Co-Main Event

    • Duration

      5x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Sterling VS Petr Yan

    06.03.2021 • UFC 259

    Round
    4

    Time
    19.29

    Method
    Disqualificaton

    19 - 3 - 0

    W-L-D

    15 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC 259

    • Title bout

      Challenger — UFC Bantamweight Championship

    • Win

      Illegal Knee

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      5x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      134.5 lbs (61.0 kgs)

    • Odds

      +105 Near Even

    Statistics Aljamain Sterling
    • Total Strikes

      260

    • Sig. Strikes

      230

    • Takedowns

      1

    • Knockdowns

      0

    • Submission

      0

    • Rev.

      1

  • Sterling VS Petr Yan

    12.12.2020 • UFC 256 • Status: cancelled

    19 - 3 - 0

    W-L-D

    15 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC 256

    • Title bout

      Challenger — UFC Bantamweight Championship

    • Billing

      Main Event

    • Duration

      5x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Sterling VS Cory Sandhagen

    06.06.2020 • UFC 250

    Round
    1

    Time
    1.28

    Method
    Submission

    18 - 3 - 0

    W-L-D

    12 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC 250

    • Win

      Rear Naked Choke

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      136.0 lbs (61.7 kgs)

    • Odds

      -120 Near Even

    • Awards

      Performance of the night

    Statistics Aljamain Sterling
    • Total Strikes

      12

    • Sig. Strikes

      3

    • Takedowns

      0

    • Knockdowns

      0

    • Submission

      2

    • Rev.

      0

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Sterling VS Pedro Munhoz

    08.06.2019 • UFC 238

    Round
    3

    Time
    15.00

    Method
    Decision

    17 - 3 - 0

    W-L-D

    18 - 3 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC 238

    • Win

      Unanimous

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      134.0 lbs (60.8 kgs)

    • Odds

      -165 Slight Favorite

    Statistics Aljamain Sterling
    • Total Strikes

      350

    • Sig. Strikes

      349

    • Takedowns

      0

    • Knockdowns

      0

    • Submission

      0

    • Rev.

      0

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Sterling VS Jimmie Rivera

    17.02.2019 • UFC on ESPN 1

    Round
    3

    Time
    15.00

    Method
    Decision

    16 - 3 - 0

    W-L-D

    22 - 2 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC on ESPN 1

    • Win

      Unanimous

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      136.0 lbs (61.7 kgs)

    • Odds

      +120 Near Even

    Statistics Aljamain Sterling
    • Total Strikes

      206

    • Sig. Strikes

      176

    • Takedowns

      0

    • Knockdowns

      0

    • Submission

      0

    • Rev.

      0

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Sterling VS Cody Stamann

    08.09.2018 • UFC 228

    Round
    2

    Time
    8.42

    Method
    Submission

    15 - 3 - 0

    W-L-D

    17 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC 228

    • Win

      Kneebar

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      135.5 lbs (61.5 kgs)

    • Odds

      -170 Slight Favorite

    Statistics Aljamain Sterling
    • Total Strikes

      105

    • Sig. Strikes

      74

    • Takedowns

      2

    • Knockdowns

      0

    • Submission

      2

    • Rev.

      0

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Sterling VS Brett Johns

    21.04.2018 • UFC Fight Night 128

    Round
    3

    Time
    15.00

    Method
    Decision

    14 - 3 - 0

    W-L-D

    15 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC Fight Night 128

    • Win

      Unanimous

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      135.2 lbs (61.3 kgs)

    • Odds

      -115 Near Even

    Statistics Aljamain Sterling
    • Total Strikes

      181

    • Sig. Strikes

      152

    • Takedowns

      3

    • Knockdowns

      0

    • Submission

      0

    • Rev.

      1

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Sterling VS Marlon Moraes

    09.12.2017 • UFC Fight Night 123

    Round
    1

    Time
    1.07

    Method
    KO/TKO

    14 - 2 - 0

    W-L-D

    19 - 5 - 1

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC Fight Night 123

    • Win

      Knee

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      135.6 lbs (61.5 kgs)

    • Odds

      +130 Slight Underdog

    • Awards

      Performance of the night

    Statistics Aljamain Sterling
    • Total Strikes

      10

    • Sig. Strikes

      10

    • Takedowns

      0

    • Knockdowns

      0

    • Submission

      0

    • Rev.

      0

  • Sterling VS Rani Yahya

    09.12.2017 • UFC Fight Night 123 • Status: cancelled

    14 - 2 - 0

    W-L-D

    24 - 9 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC Fight Night 123

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Sterling VS Renan Barao

    29.07.2017 • UFC 214

    Round
    3

    Time
    15.00

    Method
    Decision

    13 - 2 - 0

    W-L-D

    34 - 4 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC 214

    • Win

      Unanimous

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      140 lbs (63.5 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      139.5 lbs (63.3 kgs)

    • Odds

      +110 Near Even

    Statistics Aljamain Sterling
    • Total Strikes

      166

    • Sig. Strikes

      121

    • Takedowns

      1

    • Knockdowns

      0

    • Submission

      0

    • Rev.

      0

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Sterling VS Augusto Mendes

    15.04.2017 • UFC on FOX 24

    Round
    3

    Time
    15.00

    Method
    Decision

    12 - 2 - 0

    W-L-D

    6 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC on FOX 24

    • Win

      Unanimous

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      135.5 lbs (61.5 kgs)

    • Odds

      -415 Heavy Favorite

    Statistics Aljamain Sterling
    • Total Strikes

      246

    • Sig. Strikes

      161

    • Takedowns

      2

    • Knockdowns

      0

    • Submission

      0

    • Rev.

      0

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Sterling VS Raphael Assuncao

    28.01.2017 • UFC on FOX 23

    Round
    3

    Time
    15.00

    Method
    Decision

    12 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    23 - 5 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC on FOX 23

    • Win

      Split

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      135.8 lbs (61.6 kgs)

    • Odds

      +125 Slight Underdog

    Statistics Aljamain Sterling
    • Total Strikes

      172

    • Sig. Strikes

      172

    • Takedowns

      0

    • Knockdowns

      0

    • Submission

      0

    • Rev.

      0

  • Sterling VS Raphael Assuncao

    09.12.2016 • UFC Fight Night 102 • Status: cancelled

    12 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    23 - 5 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC Fight Night 102

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Sterling VS Bryan Caraway

    29.05.2016 • UFC Fight Night 88

    Round
    3

    Time
    15.00

    Method
    Decision

    12 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    20 - 7 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC Fight Night 88

    • Win

      Split

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      135.5 lbs (61.5 kgs)

    • Odds

      -325 Moderate Favorite

    Statistics Aljamain Sterling
    • Total Strikes

      91

    • Sig. Strikes

      64

    • Takedowns

      1

    • Knockdowns

      0

    • Submission

      2

    • Rev.

      0

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Sterling VS Johnny Eduardo

    10.12.2015 • UFC Fight Night 80

    Round
    2

    Time
    9.18

    Method
    Submission

    11 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    27 - 9 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC Fight Night 80

    • Win

      Guillotine Choke

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      135.5 lbs (61.5 kgs)

    • Odds

      -600 Huge Favorite

    Statistics Aljamain Sterling
    • Total Strikes

      90

    • Sig. Strikes

      61

    • Takedowns

      2

    • Knockdowns

      0

    • Submission

      1

    • Rev.

      0

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Sterling VS Takeya Mizugaki

    18.04.2015 • UFC on FOX 15

    Round
    3

    Time
    12.11

    Method
    Submission

    10 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    20 - 8 - 2

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC on FOX 15

    • Win

      Arm Triangle Choke

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      136.0 lbs (61.7 kgs)

    • Odds

      -360 Moderate Favorite

    Statistics Aljamain Sterling
    • Total Strikes

      84

    • Sig. Strikes

      54

    • Takedowns

      3

    • Knockdowns

      0

    • Submission

      1

    • Rev.

      0

  • Sterling VS Manny Gamburyan

    18.04.2015 • UFC on FOX 15 • Status: cancelled

    10 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    14 - 8 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC on FOX 15

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

  • Sterling VS Frankie Saenz

    07.11.2014 • UFC Fight Night 55 • Status: cancelled

    10 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    8 - 2 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC Fight Night 55

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

  • Sterling VS Mitch Gagnon

    04.10.2014 • UFC Fight Night 54 • Status: cancelled

    10 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    11 - 2 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC Fight Night 54

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Sterling VS Hugo Viana

    16.07.2014 • UFC Fight Night 45

    Round
    3

    Time
    13.50

    Method
    KO/TKO

    9 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    8 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC Fight Night 45

    • Win

      Punches

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      136.0 lbs (61.7 kgs)

    • Odds

      -225 Moderate Favorite

    Statistics Aljamain Sterling
    • Total Strikes

      132

    • Sig. Strikes

      98

    • Takedowns

      4

    • Knockdowns

      0

    • Submission

      0

    • Rev.

      0

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Sterling VS Cody Gibson

    22.02.2014 • UFC 170

    Round
    3

    Time
    15.00

    Method
    Decision

    8 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    11 - 3 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC 170

    • Win

      Unanimous

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      135.5 lbs (61.5 kgs)

    • Odds

      -325 Moderate Favorite

    Statistics Aljamain Sterling
    • Total Strikes

      177

    • Sig. Strikes

      89

    • Takedowns

      3

    • Knockdowns

      0

    • Submission

      3

    • Rev.

      0

  • Sterling VS Lucas Martins

    22.02.2014 • UFC 170 • Status: cancelled

    8 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    14 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC 170

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Sterling VS Joel Roberts

    02.11.2013 • CFFC 30

    Round
    1

    Time
    1.49

    Method
    Submission

    7 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    8 - 4 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      CFFC 30

    • Title bout

      Champion — Cage Fury FC Bantamweight Championship

    • Win

      Rear Naked Choke

    • Billing

      Main Event

    • Duration

      5x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      135.8 lbs (61.6 kgs)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Sterling VS Sidemar Honorio

    24.08.2012 • CFFC 16

    Round
    2

    Time
    9.05

    Method
    Submission

    6 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    8 - 2 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      CFFC 16

    • Title bout

      Champion — Cage Fury FC Bantamweight Championship

    • Win

      Rear Naked Choke

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      5x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Sterling VS Casey Johnson

    14.04.2012 • CFFC 14

    Round
    3

    Time
    12.11

    Method
    Submission

    5 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    4 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      CFFC 14

    • Title bout

      Champion — Cage Fury FC Bantamweight Championship

    • Win

      Rear Naked Choke

    • Billing

      Co-Main Event

    • Duration

      5x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      135.0 lbs (61.2 kgs)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Sterling VS Sean Santella

    22.10.2011 • CFFC 11

    Round
    5

    Time
    25.00

    Method
    Decision

    4 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    8 - 2 - 1

    W-L-D

    • Event

      CFFC 11

    • Title bout

      Vacant — Cage Fury FC Vacant Bantamweight Championship

    • Win

      Unanimous

    • Billing

      Co-Main Event

    • Duration

      5x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      135.6 lbs (61.5 kgs)

  • Sterling VS Michael LaDuke

    09.09.2011 • Ring of Combat 37 • Status: cancelled

    4 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    2 - 2 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Ring of Combat 37

    • Title bout

      Champion — ROC Bantamweight Championship

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

  • Sterling VS John Green

    29.07.2011 • Combat Zone 38 • Status: cancelled

    4 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    1 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Combat Zone 38

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Sterling VS Evan Chmieleski

    23.07.2011 • CFFC 10

    Round
    1

    Time
    4.58

    Method
    KO/TKO

    3 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    2 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      CFFC 10

    • Win

      Punches

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      145 lbs (65.8 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      143.6 lbs (65.1 kgs)

  • Sterling VS Lucas Cruz

    18.06.2011 • WCF 11 • Status: cancelled

    3 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    1 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      WCF 11

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      145 lbs (65.8 kg)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Sterling VS Claudio Ledesma

    17.06.2011 • Ring of Combat 36

    Round
    3

    Time
    15.00

    Method
    Decision

    2 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    4 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Ring of Combat 36

    • Title bout

      Vacant — ROC Bantamweight Championship

    • Win

      Split

    • Billing

      Co-Main Event

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      134.5 lbs (61.0 kgs)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Sterling VS Harley Leimbach

    21.05.2011

    Round
    1

    Method
    Submission

    1 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    0 - 5 - 0

    W-L-D

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Sterling VS Sergio da Silva

    21.04.2011

    Round
    3

    Method
    Decision

    0 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    0 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

  • Sterling VS Matthew DiMarcantonio

    08.04.2011 • CES 5 • Status: cancelled

    0 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    0 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      CES 5

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      3x5

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