Michael Chandler

Michael Chandler

Michael Chandler#4

Iron

  • 22 - 6 - 0

    W-L-D

  • Age
    35
  • Height
    68 in 173 cm
  • Last Weigh-In
    155 lbs 70 kg
  • Reach
    71.5 in 182 cm
  • Leg reach
    37.5 in 95 cm
  • Lightweight Division
  • Style
    Boxing, Wrestling
  • Stance
    Orthodox
  • Born
    High Ridge, United States
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Victoria Leonardo

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Leonardo

Statistics

Wins

  • KO/TKO

    10 (45%)

  • DEC

    5 (23%)

  • SUB

    7 (32%)

Loss

  • KO/TKO

    4 (67%)

  • DEC

    2 (33%)

  • SUB

    0

  • 8:5234

    Avg fight time

    1313

    First round finishes

  • 3:553

    Average fight time in the UFC

    22

    Number of fights in the UFC

  • 0.500.50

    Submission attempts per 15 min

    60%60

    Takedown Defense

  • 6.016.01

    Sig. strikes landed (per min)

    6.396.39

    Sig. strikes absorbed (per min)

  • 4747

    Sig. strikes landed

    7979

    Sig. strikes attempted

  • 59%59

    Accented punches accuracy

    55%55

    Sig. strikes defense

  • 5353

    Punches dealt

    8585

    Punches thrown

  • 62%62

    Striking Accuracy

    0.5050

    Knockdowns avg per fight

  • 0.5050

    Coup attempts per fight

Bout statistics by promotion

Promotion Bout
UFC 2
Bellator 23
SF 2
Not defined 1

Sig. strikes by position

  • Standing

    20 (43%)

  • Clinch

    n/a

  • Ground

    27 (57%)

Head

34

72%

Body

10

21%

Legs

3

7%

PRO Results

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Chandler VS Charles Oliveira

    15.05.2021 • UFC 262

    Round
    2

    Time
    5.19

    Method
    KO/TKO

    22 - 5 - 0

    W-L-D

    30 - 8 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC 262

    • Title bout

      Vacant — UFC Vacant Lightweight Championship

    • Win

      Left Hook to Ground & Pound

    • Billing

      Main Event

    • Duration

      5x5

    • Division

      155 lbs (70.3 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      155.0 lbs (70.3 kgs)

    • Odds

      +110 Near Even

    • Awards

      Performance of the night

    Statistics Michael Chandler
    • Total Strikes

      61

    • Sig. Strikes

      55

    • Takedowns

      0

    • Knockdowns

      0

    • Submission

      1

    • Rev.

      1

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Chandler VS Dan Hooker

    23.01.2021 • UFC 257

    Round
    1

    Time
    2.30

    Method
    KO/TKO

    21 - 5 - 0

    W-L-D

    20 - 9 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC 257

    • Win

      Left Hook to Ground & Pound

    • Billing

      Co-Main Event

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      155 lbs (70.3 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      156.0 lbs (70.8 kgs)

    • Odds

      +130 Slight Underdog

    • Awards

      Performance of the night

    Statistics Michael Chandler
    • Total Strikes

      24

    • Sig. Strikes

      24

    • Takedowns

      0

    • Knockdowns

      1

    • Submission

      0

    • Rev.

      0

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Chandler VS Benson Henderson

    07.08.2020 • Bellator 243

    Round
    1

    Time
    2.09

    Method
    KO/TKO

    20 - 5 - 0

    W-L-D

    28 - 8 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Bellator 243

    • Title bout

      Champion

    • Win

      Left Cross to Ground & Pound

    • Billing

      Main Event

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      155 lbs (70.3 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      155.9 lbs (70.7 kgs)

    • Odds

      -225 Moderate Favorite

  • Chandler VS Benson Henderson

    06.06.2020 • Bellator 244 • Status: cancelled

    20 - 5 - 0

    W-L-D

    28 - 8 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Bellator 244

    • Title bout

      Champion — Bellator MMA Lightweight Championship

    • Billing

      Main Event

    • Duration

      5x5

    • Division

      155 lbs (70.3 kg)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Chandler VS Sidney Outlaw

    28.12.2019 • Bellator 237

    Round
    1

    Time
    2.59

    Method
    KO/TKO

    19 - 5 - 0

    W-L-D

    14 - 3 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Bellator 237

    • Win

      Right Cross

    • Billing

      Co-Main Event

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      73 kg (160.0 lbs)

    • Fighter weight

      160.7 lbs (72.9 kgs)

    • Odds

      -350 Moderate Favorite

  • Chandler VS Benson Henderson

    28.12.2019 • Bellator 237 • Status: cancelled

    19 - 5 - 0

    W-L-D

    28 - 8 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Bellator 237

    • Billing

      Co-Main Event

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      70 kg (155.0 lbs)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Chandler VS Patricio Pitbull

    11.05.2019 • Bellator 221

    Round
    1

    Time
    1.01

    Method
    KO/TKO

    19 - 4 - 0

    W-L-D

    28 - 4 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Bellator 221

    • Title bout

      Champion — Bellator MMA Lightweight Championship

    • Win

      Punches

    • Billing

      Main Event

    • Duration

      5x5

    • Division

      155 lbs (70.3 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      154.8 lbs (70.2 kgs)

    • Odds

      -200 Moderate Favorite

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Chandler VS Brent Primus

    14.12.2018 • Bellator 212

    Round
    5

    Time
    25.00

    Method
    Decision

    18 - 4 - 0

    W-L-D

    8 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Bellator 212

    • Title bout

      Challenger — Bellator MMA Lightweight Championship

    • Win

      Unanimous

    • Billing

      Main Event

    • Duration

      5x5

    • Division

      155 lbs (70.3 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      153.9 lbs (69.8 kgs)

    • Odds

      -530 Heavy Favorite

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Chandler VS Brandon Girtz

    13.04.2018 • Bellator 197

    Round
    1

    Time
    4.00

    Method
    Submission

    17 - 4 - 0

    W-L-D

    15 - 7 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Bellator 197

    • Win

      Arm Triangle Choke

    • Billing

      Main Event

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      155 lbs (70.3 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      155.3 lbs (70.4 kgs)

    • Odds

      -960 Huge Favorite

  • Chandler VS Brent Primus

    13.04.2018 • Bellator 197 • Status: cancelled

    17 - 4 - 0

    W-L-D

    8 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Bellator 197

    • Title bout

      Challenger — Bellator MMA Lightweight Championship

    • Billing

      Main Event

    • Duration

      5x5

    • Division

      155 lbs (70.3 kg)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Chandler VS Goiti Yamauchi

    20.01.2018 • Bellator 192

    Round
    3

    Time
    15.00

    Method
    Decision

    16 - 4 - 0

    W-L-D

    22 - 3 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Bellator 192

    • Win

      Unanimous

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      155 lbs (70.3 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      156.0 lbs (70.8 kgs)

    • Odds

      -250 Moderate Favorite

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Chandler VS Brent Primus

    24.06.2017 • Bellator NYC

    Round
    1

    Time
    2.22

    Method
    KO/TKO

    16 - 3 - 0

    W-L-D

    7 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Bellator NYC

    • Title bout

      Champion — Bellator MMA Lightweight Championship

    • Win

      Doctor Stoppage (Ankle Injury)

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      5x5

    • Division

      155 lbs (70.3 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      153.8 lbs (69.8 kgs)

    • Odds

      -850 Huge Favorite

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Chandler VS Benson Henderson

    19.11.2016 • Bellator 165

    Round
    5

    Time
    25.00

    Method
    Decision

    15 - 3 - 0

    W-L-D

    24 - 6 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Bellator 165

    • Title bout

      Champion — Bellator MMA Lightweight Championship

    • Win

      Split

    • Billing

      Main Event

    • Duration

      5x5

    • Division

      155 lbs (70.3 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      155.0 lbs (70.3 kgs)

    • Odds

      -165 Slight Favorite

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Chandler VS Patricky Pitbull

    24.06.2016 • Bellator 157

    Round
    1

    Time
    2.14

    Method
    KO/TKO

    14 - 3 - 0

    W-L-D

    16 - 7 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Bellator 157

    • Title bout

      Vacant — Bellator MMA Vacant Lightweight Championship

    • Win

      Punch

    • Billing

      Co-Main Event

    • Duration

      5x5

    • Division

      155 lbs (70.3 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      154.7 lbs (70.2 kgs)

    • Odds

      -250 Moderate Favorite

  • Chandler VS Josh Thomson

    14.05.2016 • Bellator 154 • Status: cancelled

    14 - 3 - 0

    W-L-D

    22 - 8 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Bellator 154

    • Billing

      Co-Main Event

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      155 lbs (70.3 kg)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Chandler VS David Rickels

    06.11.2015 • Bellator 145

    Round
    2

    Time
    8.05

    Method
    KO/TKO

    13 - 3 - 0

    W-L-D

    16 - 3 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Bellator 145

    • Win

      Punches

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      155 lbs (70.3 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      155.8 lbs (70.6 kgs)

    • Odds

      -1200 Huge Favorite

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Chandler VS Derek Campos

    19.06.2015 • Bellator 138

    Round
    1

    Time
    2.17

    Method
    Submission

    12 - 3 - 0

    W-L-D

    15 - 4 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Bellator 138

    • Win

      Rear Naked Choke

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      155 lbs (70.3 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      155.6 lbs (70.6 kgs)

    • Odds

      -550 Heavy Favorite

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Chandler VS Will Brooks

    15.11.2014 • Bellator 131

    Round
    4

    Time
    18.48

    Method
    KO/TKO

    12 - 2 - 0

    W-L-D

    14 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Bellator 131

    • Title bout

      Vacant — Bellator MMA Vacant Lightweight Championship

    • Win

      Punches

    • Billing

      Co-Main Event

    • Duration

      5x5

    • Division

      155 lbs (70.3 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      154.5 lbs (70.1 kgs)

    • Odds

      -255 Moderate Favorite

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Chandler VS Will Brooks

    17.05.2014 • Bellator 120

    Round
    5

    Time
    25.00

    Method
    Decision

    12 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    13 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Bellator 120

    • Title bout

      Vacant — Bellator MMA Interim Lightweight Championship

    • Win

      Split

    • Billing

      Co-Main Event

    • Duration

      5x5

    • Division

      155 lbs (70.3 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      154.9 lbs (70.3 kgs)

    • Odds

      -1150 Huge Favorite

  • Chandler VS Eddie Alvarez

    17.05.2014 • Bellator 120 • Status: cancelled

    12 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    25 - 3 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Bellator 120

    • Title bout

      Challenger — Bellator MMA Lightweight Championship

    • Billing

      Main Event

    • Duration

      5x5

    • Division

      155 lbs (70.3 kg)

    • Odds

      -170 Slight Favorite

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Chandler VS Eddie Alvarez

    02.11.2013 • Bellator 106

    Round
    5

    Time
    25.00

    Method
    Decision

    12 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    24 - 3 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Bellator 106

    • Title bout

      Champion — Bellator MMA Lightweight Championship

    • Win

      Split

    • Billing

      Main Event

    • Duration

      5x5

    • Division

      155 lbs (70.3 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      154.8 lbs (70.2 kgs)

    • Odds

      -260 Moderate Favorite

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Chandler VS David Rickels

    31.07.2013 • Bellator 97

    Round
    1

    Time
    0.44

    Method
    KO/TKO

    11 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    14 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Bellator 97

    • Title bout

      Champion — Bellator MMA Lightweight Championship

    • Win

      Punches

    • Billing

      Main Event

    • Duration

      5x5

    • Division

      155 lbs (70.3 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      154.6 lbs (70.1 kgs)

    • Odds

      -1100 Huge Favorite

  • Chandler VS Dave Jansen

    19.06.2013 • Bellator 96 • Status: cancelled

    11 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    20 - 2 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Bellator 96

    • Title bout

      Champion — Bellator MMA Lightweight Championship

    • Billing

      Main Event

    • Duration

      5x5

    • Division

      155 lbs (70.3 kg)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Chandler VS Rick Hawn

    17.01.2013 • Bellator 85

    Round
    2

    Time
    8.07

    Method
    Submission

    10 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    14 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Bellator 85

    • Title bout

      Champion — Bellator MMA Lightweight Championship

    • Win

      Rear Naked Choke

    • Billing

      Main Event

    • Duration

      5x5

    • Division

      155 lbs (70.3 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      154.6 lbs (70.1 kgs)

    • Odds

      -290 Moderate Favorite

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Chandler VS Akihiro Gono

    04.05.2012 • Bellator 67

    Round
    1

    Time
    0.56

    Method
    KO/TKO

    9 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    33 - 17 - 7

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Bellator 67

    • Win

      Punches

    • Billing

      Main Event

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      155 lbs (70.3 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      156.0 lbs (70.8 kgs)

    • Odds

      -1050 Huge Favorite

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Chandler VS Eddie Alvarez

    19.11.2011 • Bellator 58

    Round
    4

    Time
    18.06

    Method
    Submission

    8 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    22 - 2 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Bellator 58

    • Title bout

      Challenger — Bellator MMA Lightweight Championship

    • Win

      Rear Naked Choke

    • Billing

      Main Event

    • Duration

      5x5

    • Division

      155 lbs (70.3 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      154.5 lbs (70.1 kgs)

    • Odds

      +190 Slight Underdog

  • Chandler VS Eddie Alvarez

    15.10.2011 • Bellator 54 • Status: cancelled

    8 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    22 - 2 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Bellator 54

    • Title bout

      Challenger — Bellator MMA Lightweight Championship

    • Billing

      Main Event

    • Duration

      5x5

    • Division

      155 lbs (70.3 kg)

    • Odds

      +205 Moderate Underdog

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Chandler VS Patricky Pitbull

    14.05.2011 • Bellator 44

    Round
    3

    Time
    15.00

    Method
    Decision

    7 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    9 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Bellator 44

    • Win

      Unanimous

    • Billing

      Main Event

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      155 lbs (70.3 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      156.0 lbs (70.8 kgs)

    • Odds

      -110 Near Even

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Chandler VS Lloyd Woodard

    09.04.2011 • Bellator 40

    Round
    3

    Time
    15.00

    Method
    Decision

    6 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    11 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Bellator 40

    • Win

      Unanimous

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      155 lbs (70.3 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      155.0 lbs (70.3 kgs)

    • Odds

      -130 Slight Favorite

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Chandler VS Marcin Held

    12.03.2011 • Bellator 36

    Round
    1

    Time
    3.56

    Method
    Submission

    5 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    10 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Bellator 36

    • Win

      Arm Triangle Choke

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      155 lbs (70.3 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      156.0 lbs (70.8 kgs)

    • Odds

      -360 Moderate Favorite

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Chandler VS Chris Page

    14.10.2010 • Bellator 32

    Round
    1

    Time
    0.57

    Method
    Submission

    4 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    1 - 2 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Bellator 32

    • Win

      Guillotine Choke

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      165 lbs (74.8 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      164.5 lbs (74.6 kgs)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Chandler VS Scott Stapp

    30.09.2010 • Bellator 31

    Round
    1

    Time
    1.57

    Method
    KO/TKO

    3 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    2 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Bellator 31

    • Win

      Punches

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      165 lbs (74.8 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      164.4 lbs (74.6 kgs)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Chandler VS Sal Woods

    15.05.2010 • Strikeforce

    Round
    1

    Time
    0.59

    Method
    Submission

    2 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    4 - 8 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Strikeforce

    • Win

      Rear Naked Choke

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      170 lbs (77.1 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      170.0 lbs (77.1 kgs)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Chandler VS Rich Bouphanouvong

    20.11.2009 • Strikeforce Challengers 5

    Round
    2

    Time
    7.07

    Method
    KO/TKO

    1 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    1 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Strikeforce Challengers 5

    • Win

      Punches

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      165 lbs (74.8 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      166.0 lbs (75.3 kgs)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Chandler VS Kyle Swadley

    08.08.2009

    Round
    1

    Method
    KO/TKO

    0 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    3 - 3 - 0

    W-L-D

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