Skip to main content
"The Bull"

John Makdessi

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
1060
Sig. Strikes Attempted
2074
Grappling accuracy 0% 0%

Grappling accuracy

Takedowns Landed
Takedowns Attempted
3
5.36
Sig. Str. Landed
Per Min
3.76
Sig. Str. Absorbed
Per Min
0.00
Takedown avg
Per 15 Min
0.00
Submission avg
Per 15 Min
70
%
Sig. Str. Defense
88
%
Takedown Defense
0.46
Knockdown Ratio
11:38
Average fight time

Sig. Str. By Position

Standing
985 (93%)
Clinch
48 (5%)
Ground
27 (3%)

Sig. Str. by target

51% 543 Head 24% 252 Body 25% 265 Leg

Win By Way

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

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
The MMA Lab
Fighting style
Striker
Age
35
Height
68.00
Weight
155.00
Octagon Debut
Dec. 12, 2010
Reach
68.00
Leg reach
38.50
Q & A

Learn more about John Makdessi's UFC history, fighter facts, and Q&A below.

Cheer John Makdessi in style.
Shop for him latest apparel from the official UFC store.
Behind-the-scenes access & Fan only fights every month.
Get unlimited access to the world’s largest fight library, international fights, prelim bouts, and exclusive video.
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