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"The Celtic Kid"
Jake Matthews
Welterweight Division • 18-5-0 (W-L-D)

Stats & Records

  • 6
    Wins by Knockout
  • 6
    Wins by Submission
  • 3
    First Round Finishes
Striking accuracy 45% 45%

Striking accuracy

Sig. Strikes Landed
566
Sig. Strikes Attempted
1245
Grappling accuracy 42% 42%

Grappling accuracy

Takedowns Landed
17
Takedowns Attempted
53
3.17
Sig. Str. Landed
Per Min
2.18
Sig. Str. Absorbed
Per Min
1.85
Takedown avg
Per 15 Min
0.59
Submission avg
Per 15 Min
62
%
Sig. Str. Defense
67
%
Takedown Defense
0.42
Knockdown Ratio
11:10
Average fight time

Sig. Str. By Position

Standing
351 (62%)
Clinch
42 (7%)
Ground
173 (31%)

Sig. Str. by target

77% 434 Head 12% 69 Body 11% 63 Leg

Win By Way

KO/TKO
6 (33%)
DEC
6 (33%)
SUB
6 (33%)

Event Results

Biography

Status
Active
Hometown
Preston, Australia
Trains at
XLR8 Traning Centre, Epping, Victoria, Australia
Fighting style
Freestyle
Age
27
Height
71.50
Weight
170.50
Octagon Debut
Jun. 28, 2014
Reach
73.00
Leg reach
43.00
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Jake Matthews of Australia punches Rostem Akman of Sweden in their welterweight fight during the UFC 243 event at Marvel Stadium on October 06, 2019 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)