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JP Buys prepares to fight Jacob Silva in a flyweight bout during Dana White's Contender Series season four week ten at UFC APEX on November 17, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/DWCS LLC/Zuffa LLC)
"Young Savage"

JP Buys

Bantamweight Division • 9-4-0 (W-L-D)

Stats & Records

  • 3
    Wins by Knockout
  • 5
    Wins by Submission
Striking accuracy 43% 43%

Striking accuracy

Sig. Strikes Landed
62
Sig. Strikes Attempted
143
Grappling accuracy 31% 31%

Grappling accuracy

Takedowns Landed
1
Takedowns Attempted
13
1.76
Sig. Str. Landed
Per Min
2.46
Sig. Str. Absorbed
Per Min
1.70
Takedown avg
Per 15 Min
2.55
Submission avg
Per 15 Min
43
%
Sig. Str. Defense
25
%
Takedown Defense
0.00
Knockdown Ratio
08:50
Average fight time

Sig. Str. By Position

Standing
29 (47%)
Clinch
10 (16%)
Ground
23 (37%)

Sig. Str. by target

69% 43 Head 15% 9 Body 16% 10 Leg

Win By Way

KO/TKO
3 (38%)
DEC
0 (0%)
SUB
5 (63%)

Event Results

  • Win

    Jackson vs Buys

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

    Silva vs Buys

    Round
    2
    Time
    2:56
    Method
    KO/TKO
  • Win

    Sanchez vs Buys

    Round
    2
    Time
    02:30
    Method
    KO/TKO

Biography

Status
Active
Hometown
Brakpan, South Africa
Trains at
Xtreme Couture - Las Vegas, NV
Fighting style
Wrestling
Age
25
Height
65.00
Weight
136.00
Octagon Debut
Aug. 22, 2017
Reach
67.00
Leg reach
36.00
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LAS VEGAS, NEVADA - NOVEMBER 17: (L-R) JP Buys punches Jacob Silva in a flyweight bout during Dana White's Contender Series season four week ten at UFC APEX on November 17, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/DWCS LLC)