Ulka
Sasaki
18-2-2( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 2 fights.
Record: 18-2-2
Summary: Grappling, submissions

Fighter Info

From: Shizuoka Japan
Fights Out Of: Shizuoka Japan
Age: 25
Height: 5' 10" ( 177 cm )
Weight: 135 lb ( 61 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
27
48% Successful
13
Types of Successful Strikes
0
13
85% Standing
15%
11
2
Striking Defense
37
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
3
33% Successful
1
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
2
2
0
Takedown Defense
33
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Loss
Leandro Issa Dec 20, 2014
25 2 1 5 R2 Submission
Ulka Sasaki 8 1 1 1
Win
Roland Delorme Aug 23, 2014
1 0 0 0 R1 Submission
Ulka Sasaki 5 0 1 1

Biography

TRAINING: Hard work everyday.

 

When and why did you start training for fighting? Under my brother's influence I started to watch pro wrestling, so I was thinking about becoming a pro wrestler, but when I watched Takanori Gomi fights in PRIDE I decided that I wanted to be a pro MMA fighter.

 

What ranks and titles have you held? None

 

Do you have any heroes? Takanori Gomi

 

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? Fighting for the UFC is the pinnacle of my fight career. So every single fight in the Octagon is very important for me.

 

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? No

 

What was your job before you started fighting? I was an assistant at an orthopedic clinic.

 

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? Finished top 16 at All Japan High School Greco-Roman Wrestling Championships. Placed 2nd at 2009 All Japan Amateur Shooto Championships. In 2009, won 13th annual All-Japan Combat Wrestling Open Championships in the under 66 kg division

 

Specific accomplishments in pro competition? Shooto Pacific Rim 132 lbs Champion. In 2013 won ADCC Japan Trial in the under 66 kg division

 

Favorite grappling technique: Rear naked choke

 

Favorite striking technique: Right straight punch

• Pro since 2010
 
• Nine wins by submission (8 RNC, guillotine), two by KO
 
• Seven first round finishes

Career

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