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Youssef Zalal of Morocco reacts after the conclusion of his featherweight fight against Peter Barrettduring the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on August 08, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC)
"The Moroccan Devil"

Youssef Zalal

Featherweight Division • 10-5-0 (W-L-D)

Stats & Records

  • 2
    Wins by Knockout
  • 5
    Wins by Submission
  • 3
    Wins by Decision
Striking accuracy 50% 50%

Striking accuracy

Sig. Strikes Landed
226
Sig. Strikes Attempted
448
Grappling accuracy 30% 30%

Grappling accuracy

Takedowns Landed
6
Takedowns Attempted
47
2.51
Sig. Str. Landed
Per Min
1.74
Sig. Str. Absorbed
Per Min
2.33
Takedown avg
Per 15 Min
1.17
Submission avg
Per 15 Min
65
%
Sig. Str. Defense
57
%
Takedown Defense
0.17
Knockdown Ratio
15:00
Average fight time

Sig. Str. By Position

Standing
192 (85%)
Clinch
20 (9%)
Ground
14 (6%)

Sig. Str. by target

61% 138 Head 20% 45 Body 19% 43 Leg

Win By Way

KO/TKO
2 (20%)
DEC
3 (30%)
SUB
5 (50%)

Event Results

  • Win

    Woodson vs Zalal

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

    Choi vs Zalal

    Round
    3
    Time
    05:00
    Method
    DEC
  • Win

    Zalal vs Topuria

    Round
    3
    Time
    05:00
    Method
    DEC

Biography

Status
Active
Hometown
Casablanca, Morocco
Fighting style
Freestyle
Age
25
Height
70.00
Weight
146.00
Octagon Debut
Feb. 08, 2020
Reach
72.00
Leg reach
39.00
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