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Fighter Summary

89

Diego Sanchez

Welterweight #27

Record: 19-12

Active: 15 years, 3 months

Ratings and Rankings
Metric Rating Ranking
Performance 89
B+
27
Power 80
C+
49
Offensive 80
C+
50
Defensive 77
C
57
Records
Overall 19-12 (61.3%)
Versus Top 10 1-0 (100%)
Versus > .500 Fighters 8-9 (47.1%)
Versus < .500 Fighters 11-3 (78.6%)
Last 5 Fights 3-2 (60%)
Superlatives
Best Win Lightweight #1 Jim Miller (21-13)
2016-03-05 UFC 196: McGregor vs Diaz
Round 3 U-DEC
Worst Loss Welterweight #78 Jake Ellenberger (10-11)
2012-02-15 UFC on FUEL TV: Sanchez vs Ellenberger
Round 3 U-DEC
Other Statistics
Finishes 6 (19.4%)
KOs 6 (19.4%)
Submissions 0 (0%)
Decisions 12 (38.7%)
Opponent Record 246-203
Average Opponent Rank 49.9
Long Streak W 6 (12/13/2006)
Current Streak W 1

Recent Trend Analysis

Fight Results
ResultOpponent
W
2020-02-15
Michel Pereira (1-2)
Welterweight #86
Round 3 DQ
UFC Fight Night: Anderson vs. Blachowicz
L
2019-07-06
Michael Chiesa (10-4)
Welterweight #11
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC 239: Jones vs. Santos
W
2019-03-02
Mickey Gall (5-3)
Welterweight #65
Round 2 KO/TKO Punches
UFC 235: Jones vs. Smith
W
2018-09-08
Craig White (0-2)
Welterweight #89
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC 228: Woodley vs. Till
L
2017-11-11
Matt Brown (15-11)
Welterweight #41
Round 1 KO/TKO Elbow
UFC Fight Night: Poirier vs. Pettis
L
2017-04-22
Al Iaquinta (9-5)
Lightweight #31
Round 1 KO/TKO Punch
UFC Fight Night: Swanson vs. Lobov
W
2016-11-05
Marcin Held (1-3)
Lightweight
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC Fight Night: Dos Anjos vs. Ferguson
L
2016-07-09
Joe Lauzon (15-12)
Lightweight #35
Round 1 KO/TKO Punches
UFC 200: Tate vs Nunes
W
2016-03-05
Jim Miller (21-13)
Lightweight #1
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC 196: McGregor vs Diaz
L
2015-11-21
Ricardo Lamas (10-6)
Featherweight #30
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC Fight Night 78: Magny vs Gastelum
W
2014-06-07
Ross Pearson (12-13)
Lightweight #68
Round 3 S-DEC
UFC Fight Night: Henderson vs Khabilov
L
2014-03-15
Myles Jury (8-4)
Lightweight #35
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC 171: Hendricks vs Lawler
L
2013-10-19
Gilbert Melendez (1-6)
Lightweight #74
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC 166: Velasquez vs Dos Santos 3
W
2013-03-02
Takanori Gomi (4-9)
Lightweight
Round 3 S-DEC
UFC on FUEL TV: Japan
L
2012-02-15
Jake Ellenberger (10-11)
Welterweight #78
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 #50
Round 5 KO/TKO
UFC 107: Penn vs Sanchez
W
2009-06-20
Clay Guida (15-14)
Lightweight #55
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