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Michael Chiesa celebrates after defeating Carlos Condit in their welterweight bout during the UFC 232 event inside The Forum on December 29, 2018 in Inglewood, California. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Zuffa LLC)
"Maverick"

Michael Chiesa

#11 Welterweight Division • 18-6-0 (W-L-D)

Stats & Records

  • 11
    Wins by Submission
  • 7
    Wins by Decision
Striking accuracy 41% 41%

Striking accuracy

Sig. Strikes Landed
316
Sig. Strikes Attempted
770
Grappling accuracy 54% 54%

Grappling accuracy

Takedowns Landed
17
Takedowns Attempted
70
1.88
Sig. Str. Landed
Per Min
1.67
Sig. Str. Absorbed
Per Min
3.39
Takedown avg
Per 15 Min
0.98
Submission avg
Per 15 Min
54
%
Sig. Str. Defense
61
%
Takedown Defense
0.09
Knockdown Ratio
09:54
Average fight time

Sig. Str. By Position

Standing
181 (57%)
Clinch
40 (13%)
Ground
95 (30%)

Sig. Str. by target

74% 234 Head 19% 60 Body 7% 22 Leg

Win By Way

KO/TKO
0 (0%)
DEC
7 (39%)
SUB
11 (61%)

Event Results

  • Win

    Chiesa vs Brady

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

    Chiesa vs Magny

    Round
    5
    Time
    05:00
    Method
    DEC

Biography

Status
Active
Hometown
Aurora, United States
Trains at
Sik-Jitsu Spokane, WA
Age
34
Height
73.00
Weight
170.50
Octagon Debut
Jun. 02, 2012
Reach
75.50
Leg reach
43.00
Q & A

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 Michael Chiesa prepares to fight Rafael Dos Anjos in their welterweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at PNC Arena on January 25, 2020 in Raleigh, North Carolina. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
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Michael Chiesa kicks Rafael Dos Anjos of Brazil in their welterweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at PNC Arena on January 25, 2020 in Raleigh, North Carolina. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)