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Featherweight Division


Pat Sabatini

Featherweight Division

18-5-0 (W-L-D)


Wins by Knockout


Wins by Submission


First Round Finishes

Pat Sabatini

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

Place of Birth
Bristol, United States
Fighting style
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
Octagon Debut
Feb. 20, 2021
Leg reach
  • Pro since 2014

  • Has won 10 of his last 13 and eight of his last nine

  • Two wins by KO, 11 by submission (Armbar, 6 RNC, 3 heel hook, arm triangle)

  • Seven first-round finishes

  • Owns 2015 submission win over UFC vet Tony Gravely

UFC 295 (11/11/23) Sabatini was stopped by Diego Lopes via strikes at 1:30 of the first round

UFC on ESPN (6/17/23) Sabatini submitted Lucas Almeida via arm triangle choke at 1:48 of the second round 

UFC Fight Night (9/17/22) Sabatini was stopped by Damon Jackson via strikes at 1:09 of the first round 

UFC on ESPN (4/16/22) Sabatini won a three round unanimous decision over TJ Laramie

UFC Fight Night (11/20/21) Sabatini won a three round unanimous decision over Tucker Lutz

UFC on ESPN (8/28/21) Sabatini submitted Jamall Emmers via heel hook at 1:53 of the first round

UFC 261 (4/24/21) Sabatini won a three round unanimous decision over Tristan Connelly

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started at seven years old, had my first amateur fight at 17 years old.

What ranks and titles have you held? CFFC featherweight champion / black belt BJJ (Daniel Gracie) / black belt Tang Su Do

Do you have any heroes? Khabib Nurmagomedov and Henry Cejudo

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It means the world to me. It’s a lifelong dream come true.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? Rider University / Bachelor of Arts

What was your job before you started fighting? Taught BJJ and assisted with family business (florist shop).

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? First to 100 wins from his high school (wrestling), Pan-American champion in BJJ

Specific accomplishments in pro competition? Combat Sambo World Cup silver medalist

Favorite grappling technique: Suloev stretch

Favorite Striking technique: Right cross