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Rafa Garcia of Mexico reacts after his victory over Natan Levy of Israel in a lightweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on November 20, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC)
"Gifted"

Rafa Garcia

Lightweight Division • 14-2-0 (W-L-D)

Stats & Records

  • 1
    Wins by Knockout
  • 8
    Wins by Submission
  • 4
    Wins by Decision
Striking accuracy 36% 36%

Striking accuracy

Sig. Strikes Landed
194
Sig. Strikes Attempted
534
Grappling accuracy 48% 48%

Grappling accuracy

Takedowns Landed
12
Takedowns Attempted
31
3.54
Sig. Str. Landed
Per Min
4.94
Sig. Str. Absorbed
Per Min
4.10
Takedown avg
Per 15 Min
0.55
Submission avg
Per 15 Min
54
%
Sig. Str. Defense
73
%
Takedown Defense
0.00
Knockdown Ratio
13:43
Average fight time

Sig. Str. By Position

Standing
163 (84%)
Clinch
19 (10%)
Ground
12 (6%)

Sig. Str. by target

73% 142 Head 18% 35 Body 9% 17 Leg

Win By Way

KO/TKO
1 (8%)
DEC
4 (31%)
SUB
8 (62%)

Event Results

  • Win

    Garcia vs Ronson

    Round
    2
    Time
    4:50
    Method
    Submission
  • Win

    Garcia vs Levy

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

    Gruetzemacher vs Garcia

    Round
    3
    Time
    5:00
    Method
    Decision - Unanimous

Biography

Status
Active
Hometown
Brawley, United States
Fighting style
Boxer
Age
27
Height
67.00
Weight
155.00
Octagon Debut
Mar. 13, 2021
Reach
70.00
Leg reach
37.00
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Rafa Garcia of Mexico punches Nasrat Haqparast of Germany in a lightweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on March 13, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)