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"The Bull"

John Makdessi

Lightweight Division • 18-7-0 (W-L-D)

Stats & Records

  • 9
    Wins by Knockout
  • 9
    Wins by Decision
Striking accuracy 51% 51%

Striking accuracy

Sig. Strikes Landed
1184
Sig. Strikes Attempted
2306
Grappling accuracy 0% 0%

Grappling accuracy

Takedowns Landed
Takedowns Attempted
3
5.57
Sig. Str. Landed
Per Min
4.02
Sig. Str. Absorbed
Per Min
0.00
Takedown avg
Per 15 Min
0.00
Submission avg
Per 15 Min
69
%
Sig. Str. Defense
89
%
Takedown Defense
0.42
Knockdown Ratio
11:49
Average fight time

Sig. Str. By Position

Standing
1094 (92%)
Clinch
63 (5%)
Ground
27 (2%)

Sig. Str. by target

52% 615 Head 24% 285 Body 24% 284 Leg

Win By Way

KO/TKO
9 (50%)
DEC
9 (50%)
SUB
0 (0%)

Upcoming Fights

Event Results

  • Win

    Makdessi vs Bahamondes

    Round
    3
    Time
    5:00
    Method
    Decision - Split
  • Win

    Trinaldo vs Makdessi

    Round
    3
    Time
    5:00
    Method
    DEC
  • Win

    Makdessi vs Pinedo

    Round
    3
    Time
    5:00
    Method
    DEC

Biography

Status
Active
Hometown
Halifax, Canada
Trains at
Tristar Gym - Montreal
Fighting style
Striker
Age
36
Height
68.00
Weight
153.50
Octagon Debut
Dec. 12, 2010
Reach
68.00
Leg reach
38.50
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LAS VEGAS, NV - MAY 23:  (L-R) John Makdessi of Canada punches Donald Cerrone in their lightweight bout during the UFC 187 event at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on May 23, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Image