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"Wonderboy"

Stephen Thompson

#5 Welterweight Division • 16-5-1 (W-L-D)

Stats & Records

  • 7
    Wins by Knockout
  • 1
    Wins by Submission
  • 8
    Wins by Decision
Striking accuracy 44% 44%

Striking accuracy

Sig. Strikes Landed
1004
Sig. Strikes Attempted
2295
Grappling accuracy 45% 45%

Grappling accuracy

Takedowns Landed
5
Takedowns Attempted
11
4.06
Sig. Str. Landed
Per Min
2.75
Sig. Str. Absorbed
Per Min
0.30
Takedown avg
Per 15 Min
0.00
Submission avg
Per 15 Min
58
%
Sig. Str. Defense
74
%
Takedown Defense
0.61
Knockdown Ratio
14:33
Average fight time

Sig. Str. By Position

Standing
905 (90%)
Clinch
57 (6%)
Ground
42 (4%)

Sig. Str. by target

67% 675 Head 23% 230 Body 10% 99 Leg

Win By Way

KO/TKO
7 (44%)
DEC
8 (50%)
SUB
1 (6%)

Event Results

  • Win

    Burns vs Thompson

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

    Thompson vs Neal

    Round
    5
    Time
    05:00
    Method
    DEC

Biography

Status
Active
Hometown
Greenville, United States
Trains at
Upstate Karate Family Martial Arts Center
Fighting style
Karate
Age
38
Height
72.00
Weight
170.00
Octagon Debut
Feb. 04, 2012
Reach
75.00
Leg reach
42.00
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 Stephen Thompson walks to the Octagon prior to his welterweight bout against Vicente Luque of Brazil during the UFC 244 event at Madison Square Garden on November 02, 2019 in New York City. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)
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tephen Thompson punches Vicente Luque of Brazil in their welterweight bout during the UFC 244 event at Madison Square Garden on November 02, 2019 in New York City. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)