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 Tony Ferguson prepares to fight Justin Gaethje in their UFC interim lightweight championship fight during the UFC 249 event at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena on May 09, 2020 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
"El Cucuy"

Tony Ferguson

#9 Lightweight Division • 26-8-0 (W-L-D)

Stats & Records

  • 13
    Wins by Knockout
  • 8
    Wins by Submission
  • 5
    Wins by Decision
Striking accuracy 45% 45%

Striking accuracy

Sig. Strikes Landed
1126
Sig. Strikes Attempted
2487
Grappling accuracy 43% 43%

Grappling accuracy

Takedowns Landed
6
Takedowns Attempted
14
5.12
Sig. Str. Landed
Per Min
3.81
Sig. Str. Absorbed
Per Min
0.41
Takedown avg
Per 15 Min
1.09
Submission avg
Per 15 Min
59
%
Sig. Str. Defense
67
%
Takedown Defense
0.20
Knockdown Ratio
11:00
Average fight time

Sig. Str. By Position

Standing
1019 (90%)
Clinch
29 (3%)
Ground
78 (7%)

Sig. Str. by target

62% 700 Head 18% 201 Body 20% 225 Leg

Win By Way

KO/TKO
13 (50%)
DEC
5 (19%)
SUB
8 (31%)

Event Results

  • Win

    Ferguson vs Dariush

    Round
    3
    Time
    5:00
    Method
    Decision - Unanimous

Biography

Status
Active
Hometown
Oxnard, United States
Trains at
Reign Training Center Lake Forrest
Fighting style
Freestyle
Age
38
Height
71.00
Weight
155.50
Octagon Debut
Jun. 05, 2011
Reach
76.50
Leg reach
40.50
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Tony Ferguson kicks Michael Chandler in a lightweight fight during the UFC 274 event at Footprint Center on May 07, 2022 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)