Luke Sanders

Luke Sanders

Luke Sanders

Cool Hand

  • 13 - 5 - 0

    W-L-D

  • Age
    35
  • Height
    66 in 168 cm
  • Last Weigh-In
    145.5 lbs 66 kg
  • Reach
    67 in 170 cm
  • Leg reach
    36.5 in 93 cm
  • Featherweight Division
  • Style
    Boxing, Wrestling
  • Born
    Brenham, United States
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Statistics

Wins

  • KO/TKO

    7 (54%)

  • DEC

    4 (31%)

  • SUB

    2 (15%)

Loss

  • KO/TKO

    1 (20%)

  • DEC

    1 (20%)

  • SUB

    3 (60%)

  • 9:0036

    Avg fight time

    66

    First round finishes

  • 7:527

    Average fight time in the UFC

    88

    Number of fights in the UFC

  • 0.100.10

    Submission attempts per 15 min

    0.400.40

    Takedowns per bout

  • 33

    Takedowns Landed

    1010

    Takedown Attempted

  • 30%30

    Successful takedown

    56%56

    Takedown Defense

  • 6.616.61

    Sig. strikes landed (per min)

    6.186.18

    Sig. strikes absorbed (per min)

  • 416416

    Sig. strikes landed

    791791

    Sig. strikes attempted

  • 53%53

    Accented punches accuracy

    59%59

    Sig. strikes defense

  • 497497

    Punches dealt

    883883

    Punches thrown

  • 56%56

    Striking Accuracy

    0.5050

    Knockdowns avg per fight

Bout statistics by promotion

Promotion Bout
UFC 8
GFC 2
RFA 4
RFC 1
SF 1
XFC 2

Sig. strikes by position

  • Standing

    284 (68%)

  • Clinch

    41 (10%)

  • Ground

    91 (22%)

Head

335

81%

Body

51

12%

Legs

30

7%

PRO Results

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Sanders VS Felipe Colares

    01.05.2021 • UFC Fight Night

    Round
    3

    Time
    15.00

    Method
    Decision

    13 - 4 - 0

    W-L-D

    9 - 2 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC Fight Night

    • Win

      Unanimous

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      145 lbs (65.8 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      145.5 lbs (66.0 kgs)

    • Odds

      -130 Slight Favorite

    Statistics Luke Sanders
    • Total Strikes

      131

    • Sig. Strikes

      118

    • Takedowns

      2

    • Knockdowns

      1

    • Submission

      0

    • Rev.

      0

  • Sanders VS Damon Jackson

    01.05.2021 • UFC Fight Night • Status: cancelled

    13 - 4 - 0

    W-L-D

    18 - 4 - 1

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC Fight Night

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      145 lbs (65.8 kg)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Sanders VS Nate Maness

    28.11.2020 • UFC Fight Night

    Round
    2

    Time
    7.29

    Method
    Submission

    13 - 3 - 0

    W-L-D

    12 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC Fight Night

    • Win

      Rear Naked Choke

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      140 lbs (63.5 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      140.0 lbs (63.5 kgs)

    • Odds

      -155 Slight Favorite

    • Awards

      Performance of the night

    Statistics Luke Sanders
    • Total Strikes

      63

    • Sig. Strikes

      55

    • Takedowns

      0

    • Knockdowns

      0

    • Submission

      0

    • Rev.

      0

  • Sanders VS Chris Gutierrez

    01.08.2020 • UFC Fight Night • Status: cancelled

    13 - 3 - 0

    W-L-D

    15 - 3 - 1

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC Fight Night

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

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

    17.02.2019 • UFC on ESPN 1

    Round
    2

    Time
    6.01

    Method
    KO/TKO

    12 - 3 - 0

    W-L-D

    34 - 7 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC on ESPN 1

    • Win

      Punches

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      135.5 lbs (61.5 kgs)

    • Odds

      -155 Slight Favorite

    • Awards

      Performance of the night

    Statistics Luke Sanders
    • Total Strikes

      41

    • Sig. Strikes

      39

    • Takedowns

      0

    • Knockdowns

      1

    • Submission

      0

    • Rev.

      0

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Sanders VS Rani Yahya

    25.08.2018 • UFC Fight Night 135

    Round
    1

    Time
    1.31

    Method
    Submission

    12 - 2 - 0

    W-L-D

    25 - 9 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC Fight Night 135

    • Win

      Heel Hook

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      135.5 lbs (61.5 kgs)

    • Odds

      -115 Near Even

    Statistics Luke Sanders
    • Total Strikes

      2

    • Sig. Strikes

      2

    • Takedowns

      0

    • Knockdowns

      0

    • Submission

      0

    • Rev.

      0

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Sanders VS Patrick Williams

    14.04.2018 • UFC on FOX 29

    Round
    3

    Time
    15.00

    Method
    Decision

    11 - 2 - 0

    W-L-D

    8 - 5 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC on FOX 29

    • Win

      Unanimous

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      135.0 lbs (61.2 kgs)

    • Odds

      -475 Heavy Favorite

    Statistics Luke Sanders
    • Total Strikes

      62

    • Sig. Strikes

      59

    • Takedowns

      0

    • Knockdowns

      1

    • Submission

      0

    • Rev.

      0

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Sanders VS Andre Soukhamthath

    09.12.2017 • UFC Fight Night 123

    Round
    2

    Time
    6.06

    Method
    KO/TKO

    11 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    11 - 5 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC Fight Night 123

    • Win

      Punches

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      135.6 lbs (61.5 kgs)

    • Odds

      -250 Moderate Favorite

    Statistics Luke Sanders
    • Total Strikes

      37

    • Sig. Strikes

      23

    • Takedowns

      0

    • Knockdowns

      0

    • Submission

      0

    • Rev.

      0

  • Sanders VS Bryan Caraway

    09.12.2017 • UFC Fight Night 123 • Status: cancelled

    11 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    21 - 7 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC Fight Night 123

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

  • Sanders VS Felipe Arantes

    16.09.2017 • UFC Fight Night 116 • Status: cancelled

    11 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    18 - 8 - 1

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC Fight Night 116

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

    • Odds

      -215 Moderate Favorite

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Sanders VS Iuri Alcantara

    04.03.2017 • UFC 209

    Round
    2

    Time
    8.13

    Method
    Submission

    11 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    34 - 7 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC 209

    • Win

      Kneebar

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      135.0 lbs (61.2 kgs)

    • Odds

      -150 Slight Favorite

    • Awards

      Performance of the night

    Statistics Luke Sanders
    • Total Strikes

      134

    • Sig. Strikes

      94

    • Takedowns

      1

    • Knockdowns

      0

    • Submission

      0

    • Rev.

      0

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Sanders VS Maximo Blanco

    17.01.2016 • UFC Fight Night 81

    Round
    1

    Time
    3.38

    Method
    Submission

    10 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    12 - 6 - 1

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC Fight Night 81

    • Win

      Rear Naked Choke

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      145 lbs (65.8 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      145.5 lbs (66.0 kgs)

    • Odds

      +105 Near Even

    • Awards

      Performance of the night

    Statistics Luke Sanders
    • Total Strikes

      27

    • Sig. Strikes

      26

    • Takedowns

      0

    • Knockdowns

      1

    • Submission

      1

    • Rev.

      0

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Sanders VS Terrion Ware

    08.05.2015 • RFA vs. Legacy FC 1

    Round
    5

    Time
    25.00

    Method
    Decision

    9 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    13 - 3 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      RFA vs. Legacy FC 1

    • Title bout

      Champion — RFA Bantamweight Championship

    • Win

      Unanimous

    • Billing

      Co-Main Event

    • Duration

      5x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      134.4 lbs (61.0 kgs)

    • Odds

      -400 Heavy Favorite

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Sanders VS Jarred Mercado

    07.11.2014 • RFA 20

    Round
    1

    Time
    1.06

    Method
    KO/TKO

    8 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    12 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      RFA 20

    • Title bout

      Vacant — RFA Vacant Bantamweight Championship

    • Win

      Punches

    • Billing

      Main Event

    • Duration

      5x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      134.6 lbs (61.1 kgs)

    • Odds

      -275 Moderate Favorite

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Sanders VS Darrick Minner

    22.08.2014 • RFA 17

    Round
    2

    Time
    8.15

    Method
    KO/TKO

    7 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    9 - 3 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      RFA 17

    • Win

      Ground & Pound

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      135 lbs (61.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      134.8 lbs (61.1 kgs)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Sanders VS Dan Moret

    07.03.2014 • RFA 13

    Round
    3

    Time
    15.00

    Method
    Decision

    6 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    6 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      RFA 13

    • Win

      Unanimous

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      145 lbs (65.8 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      145.2 lbs (65.9 kgs)

    • Odds

      +115 Near Even

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Sanders VS Zach Underwood

    18.10.2013 • XFC 26

    Round
    2

    Time
    8.38

    Method
    KO/TKO

    5 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    11 - 4 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      XFC 26

    • Win

      Punches

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      145 lbs (65.8 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      142.0 lbs (64.4 kgs)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Sanders VS Javon Wright

    19.07.2013 • Rhino FC 7

    Round
    3

    Time
    15.00

    Method
    Decision

    4 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    4 - 2 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Rhino FC 7

    • Win

      Split

    • Billing

      Main Event

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      145 lbs (65.8 kg)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Sanders VS Zachary Sanders

    22.06.2012 • XFC 18

    Round
    1

    Time
    4.53

    Method
    KO/TKO

    3 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    4 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      XFC 18

    • Win

      Strikes

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      145 lbs (65.8 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      144.8 lbs (65.7 kgs)

  • Sanders VS Chris Wright

    22.06.2012 • XFC 18 • Status: cancelled

    3 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    6 - 1 - 1

    W-L-D

    • Event

      XFC 18

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      140 lbs (63.5 kg)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Sanders VS Jonathan Hines

    19.11.2011

    Round
    1

    Method
    KO/TKO

    2 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    1 - 17 - 0

    W-L-D

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Sanders VS Latral Perdue

    27.04.2011

    Round
    1

    Method
    Submission

    1 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    0 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Sanders VS Josh Jarvis

    07.01.2011 • Strikeforce Challengers 13

    Round
    1

    Time
    3.15

    Method
    KO/TKO

    0 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    0 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Strikeforce Challengers 13

    • Win

      Strikes

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      145 lbs (65.8 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      145.4 lbs (66.0 kgs)

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