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Ricky Simon reacts after his victory over Gaetano Pirrello of Belgium in a bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at Etihad Arena on UFC Fight Island on January 20, 2021 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)

Ricky Simon

#11 Bantamweight Division • 20-3-0 (W-L-D)

Stats & Records

  • 5
    Fight Win Streak
  • 6
    Wins by Knockout
  • 4
    Wins by Submission
Striking accuracy 44% 44%

Striking accuracy

Sig. Strikes Landed
396
Sig. Strikes Attempted
897
Grappling accuracy 52% 52%

Grappling accuracy

Takedowns Landed
9
Takedowns Attempted
109
3.04
Sig. Str. Landed
Per Min
2.95
Sig. Str. Absorbed
Per Min
6.55
Takedown avg
Per 15 Min
0.46
Submission avg
Per 15 Min
64
%
Sig. Str. Defense
75
%
Takedown Defense
0.46
Knockdown Ratio
11:52
Average fight time

Sig. Str. By Position

Standing
276 (70%)
Clinch
49 (12%)
Ground
71 (18%)

Sig. Str. by target

67% 266 Head 17% 66 Body 16% 64 Leg

Win By Way

KO/TKO
6 (30%)
DEC
10 (50%)
SUB
4 (20%)

Event Results

  • Win

    Simon vs Shore

    Round
    2
    Time
    3:28
    Method
    Submission
  • Win

    Assuncao vs Simon

    Round
    2
    Time
    2:14
    Method
    KO/TKO
  • Win

    Simon vs Kelleher

    Round
    3
    Time
    5:00
    Method
    Decision - Unanimous

Biography

Status
Active
Hometown
Pendleton, United States
Fighting style
Wrestling
Age
29
Height
66.00
Weight
135.60
Octagon Debut
Aug. 08, 2017
Reach
69.00
Leg reach
38.00
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Ricky Simon kicks Raphael Assuncao of Brazil in their bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on December 18, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)