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Fighter Summary

89

Diego Sanchez

Welterweight #28

Record: 18-12

Active: 14 years, 5 months


Ratings and Rankings
Metric Rating Ranking
Performance 89 B+ 28
Power 80 B- 51
Offensive 85 B 39
Defensive 75 C 65
Records
Overall 18-12 (60%)
Versus Top 10 0-1 (0%)
Versus > .500 Fighters 8-9 (47.1%)
Versus < .500 Fighters 10-3 (76.9%)
Last 5 Fights 2-3 (40%)
Superlatives
Best Win Lightweight #14 Jim Miller (20-12)
2016-03-05 UFC 196: McGregor vs Diaz
Round 3 U-DEC
Worst Loss Lightweight #60 Gilbert Melendez (1-6)
2013-10-19 UFC 166: Velasquez vs Dos Santos 3
Round 3 U-DEC
Other Statistics
Finishes 6 (20%)
KOs 6 (20%)
Submissions 0 (0%)
Decisions 12 (40%)
Opponent Record 241-196
Average Opponent Rank 40.1
Long Streak W 6 (12/13/2006)
Current Streak L 1

Recent Trend Analysis

Fight Results
ResultOpponent
L
2019-07-06
Michael Chiesa (9-4)
Welterweight #11
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC 239: Jones vs. Santos
W
2019-03-02
Mickey Gall (5-2)
Welterweight #39
Round 2 KO/TKO Punches
UFC 235: Jones vs. Smith
W
2018-09-08
Craig White (0-2)
Welterweight #67
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC 228: Woodley vs. Till
L
2017-11-11
Matt Brown (14-10)
Welterweight #30
Round 1 KO/TKO Elbow
UFC Fight Night: Poirier vs. Pettis
L
2017-04-22
Al Iaquinta (9-4)
Lightweight #8
Round 1 KO/TKO Punch
UFC Fight Night: Swanson vs. Lobov
W
2016-11-05
Marcin Held (1-3)
Lightweight #79
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC Fight Night: Dos Anjos vs. Ferguson
L
2016-07-09
Joe Lauzon (14-12)
Lightweight #37
Round 1 KO/TKO Punches
UFC 200: Tate vs Nunes
W
2016-03-05
Jim Miller (20-12)
Lightweight #14
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC 196: McGregor vs Diaz
L
2015-11-21
Ricardo Lamas (10-6)
Featherweight #17
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC Fight Night 78: Magny vs Gastelum
W
2014-06-07
Ross Pearson (12-13)
Lightweight #62
Round 3 S-DEC
UFC Fight Night: Henderson vs Khabilov
L
2014-03-15
Myles Jury (8-4)
Lightweight #20
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC 171: Hendricks vs Lawler
L
2013-10-19
Gilbert Melendez (1-6)
Lightweight #60
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC 166: Velasquez vs Dos Santos 3
W
2013-03-02
Takanori Gomi (4-9)
Lightweight #83
Round 3 S-DEC
UFC on FUEL TV: Japan
L
2012-02-15
Jake Ellenberger (10-11)
Welterweight #52
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC on FUEL TV: Sanchez vs Ellenberger
W
2011-03-03
Martin Kampmann (11-6)
Welterweight
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC on VERSUS: Sanchez vs Kampmann
W
2010-10-23
Paulo Thiago (5-8)
Welterweight
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC 121: Lesnar vs Velasquez
L
2010-05-29
John Hathaway (7-2)
Welterweight
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC 114: Rampage vs Evans
L
2009-12-12
BJ Penn (12-13)
Lightweight #24
Round 5 KO/TKO
UFC 107: Penn vs Sanchez
W
2009-06-20
Clay Guida (15-13)
Lightweight #38
Round 3 S-DEC
The Ultimate Fighter: Team US vs Team UK Finale
W
2009-02-21
Joe Stevenson (8-8)
Lightweight
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC 95: Sanchez vs Stevenson
W
2008-06-21
Luigi Fioravanti (4-5)
Welterweight
Round 3 KO/TKO Flying Knee
The Ultimate Fighter Finale: Team Rampage vs Team Forrest
W
2008-03-01
David Bielkheden (1-2)
Welterweight
Round 1 KO/TKO Punches
UFC 82: Pride of a Champion
L
2007-09-22
Jon Fitch (14-3)
Welterweight
Round 3 S-DEC
UFC 76: Knockout
L
2007-04-07
Josh Koscheck (15-10)
Welterweight
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC 69: Shootout
W
2006-12-13
Joe Riggs (5-7)
Welterweight
Round 1 KO/TKO Flying Knee
UFC Fight Night: Sanchez vs Riggs
W
2006-08-17
Karo Parisyan (8-4)
Welterweight
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC Fight Night 6
W
2006-05-27
John Alessio (0-5)
Welterweight
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC 60: Hughes vs Gracie
W
2005-11-05
Nick Diaz (7-6)
Welterweight
Round 3 U-DEC
The Ultimate Fighter 2 Finale
W
2005-08-20
Brian Gassaway (0-1)
Welterweight
Round 2 KO/TKO Punches
UFC 54: Boiling Point
W
2005-04-09
Kenny Florian (12-5)
Middleweight
Round 1 KO/TKO Punches
The Ultimate Fighter 1 Finale

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