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Fight Matrix Program – UFC Fight Night: Dern vs. Yan (10-01-2022)

26 Sep , 2022,
Jason

Women Strawweight (115)
[#7] Mackenzie Dern (12-2-0, -226) vs. [#11] Xiaonan Yan (15-3-0, +181)

Last 3 Fights: Mackenzie Dern (2-1-0)
2022-04-09: W vs. [#8SW] Tecia Torres (13-6-0) via SD (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
2021-10-09: L vs. [#5SW/#10P4P] Marina Rodriguez (16-1-2) via UD (49-46, 49-46, 49-46)
2021-04-10: W vs. [*] Nina Nunes (11-7-0) via Submission (Armbar) in 4:48 of round 1

Last 3 Fights: Xiaonan Yan (1-2-0)
2022-03-05: L vs. [#5SW/#10P4P] Marina Rodriguez (16-1-2) via SD (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
2021-05-22: L vs. [#1SW/#3DD/#3P4P] Carla Esparza (19-6-0) via TKO (Punches) in 2:58 of round 2
2020-11-07: W vs. [*] Claudia Gadelha (18-5-0) via UD (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

System Favorite Rating Rating Diff Win %
Betting Odds Mackenzie Dern -226 66.07%
Elo K170 Mackenzie Dern 1699.79 +103.42 61.60%
Elo Modified Mackenzie Dern 1659.07 +35.74 53.90%
Glicko-1 Mackenzie Dern 1651.15 +53.76 57.68%
WHR Xiaonan Yan 1580.46 +11.74 51.34%

Days Since Last Pro Fight: Mackenzie Dern 175, Xiaonan Yan 210
Previous Match-up Record: No previous match-ups.
Wins Against Common Opposition: No common opposition or both are winless against common opposition.
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Welterweight (170)
[#31] Randy Brown (15-4-0, -273) vs. [#40] Francisco Trinaldo (28-8-0, +223)

Last 3 Fights: Randy Brown (3-0-0)
2022-05-07: W vs. [#51WW] Kalinn Williams (13-3-0) via SD (29-28, 29-28, 28-29)
2021-10-09: W vs. [#155MW] Jared Gooden (20-8-0) via UD (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
2021-04-24: W vs. [#95WW] Alex Oliveira (23-13-1) via Submission (Rear Naked Choke) in 2:50 of round 1

Last 3 Fights: Francisco Trinaldo (2-1-0)
2022-05-07: W vs. [#59WW] Danny Roberts (18-6-0) via UD (29-28, 30-27, 30-26)
2021-10-23: W vs. [#176MW] Dwight Grant (11-6-0) via SD (29-27, 27-29, 29-27)
2021-06-05: L vs. [#39WW] Muslim Salikhov (18-3-0) via UD (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

System Favorite Rating Rating Diff Win %
Betting Odds Randy Brown -273 70.27%
Elo K170 Francisco Trinaldo 1939.22 +61.54 56.98%
Elo Modified Francisco Trinaldo 1859.06 +33.03 53.61%
Glicko-1 Francisco Trinaldo 1879.57 +28.47 54.09%
WHR Randy Brown 1739.64 +20.90 52.39%

Days Since Last Pro Fight: Randy Brown 147, Francisco Trinaldo 147
Previous Match-up Record: No previous match-ups.
Wins Against Common Opposition: No common opposition or both are winless against common opposition.
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Bantamweight (135)
[#61] John Castaneda (19-5-0, -216) vs. [#287] Daniel Gustavo Santos (9-2-0, +173)

Last 3 Fights: John Castaneda (2-1-0)
2022-02-05: W vs. [#141BW] Miles Johns (12-2-0) via Technical Submission (Arm-Triangle Choke) in 1:38 of round 3
2021-02-20: W vs. [*] Eddie Wineland (24-16-1) via TKO (Punches) in 4:44 of round 1
2020-07-25: L vs. [#35FW] Nathaniel Wood (19-5-0) via UD (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Last 3 Fights: Daniel Gustavo Santos (2-1-0)
2022-04-09: L vs. [#67BW] Julio Arce (18-5-0) via UD (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
2019-12-14: W vs. [#502BW] Zhunus Nizambek (9-3-0) via Submission (Armbar) in 0:00 of round 1
2019-06-28: W vs. [*] Henrique Fantini (7-2-1) via TKO (Spinning Back Kick) in 02:21 of round 1

System Favorite Rating Rating Diff Win %
Betting Odds John Castaneda -216 65.10%
Elo K170 John Castaneda 1665.67 +186.31 70.08%
Elo Modified John Castaneda 1689.69 +180.40 68.78%
Glicko-1 John Castaneda 1735.32 +210.85 77.10%
WHR John Castaneda 1632.28 +163.30 67.83%

Days Since Last Pro Fight: John Castaneda 238, Daniel Gustavo Santos 175
Previous Match-up Record: No previous match-ups.
Wins Against Common Opposition: No common opposition or both are winless against common opposition.
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Fight Matrix Program – UFC Fight Night: Sandhagen vs. Song (09-17-2022)

12 Sep , 2022,
Jason

Bantamweight (135)
[#7] Cory Sandhagen (14-4-0, -208) vs. [#13] Yadong Song (19-7-1, +168)
Cory Sandhagen is the All-Time #26 ranked Bantamweight fighter.

Last 3 Fights: Cory Sandhagen (1-2-0)
2021-10-30: L vs. [#2BW] Petr Yan (16-3-0) via UD (49-46, 49-46, 49-46)
2021-07-24: L vs. [#6BW] T.J. Dillashaw (17-4-0) via SD (47-48, 48-47, 48-47)
2021-02-06: W vs. [#9BW] Frankie Edgar (24-10-1) via KO (Flying Knee) in 0:28 of round 1

Last 3 Fights: Yadong Song (3-0-0)
2022-03-12: W vs. [*] Marlon Moraes (23-10-1) via KO (Punches) in 2:06 of round 1
2021-11-13: W vs. [#67BW] Julio Arce (18-5-0) via TKO (Head Kick and Punches) in 1:35 of round 2
2021-08-07: W vs. [#36BW] Casey Kenney (16-4-1) via SD (29-28, 28-29, 30-27)

System Favorite Rating Rating Diff Win %
Betting Odds Cory Sandhagen -208 64.41%
Elo K170 Cory Sandhagen 1941.04 +16.69 51.90%
Elo Modified Cory Sandhagen 1974.40 +81.74 58.85%
Glicko-1 Cory Sandhagen 2036.52 +103.00 64.40%
WHR Cory Sandhagen 1849.85 +35.77 54.08%

Days Since Last Pro Fight: Cory Sandhagen 322, Yadong Song 189
Previous Match-up Record: No previous match-ups.
Wins Against Common Opposition: Even: Both have 1 win(s) against common opposition.
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Middleweight (185)
[#35] Chidi Njokuani (22-7-0, -107) vs. [#40] Gregory Rodrigues (12-4-0, -115)

Last 3 Fights: Chidi Njokuani (3-0-0)
2022-05-21: W vs. [#100MW] Dusko Todorovic (11-3-0) via KO (Elbow) in 4:48 of round 1
2022-02-05: W vs. [#58MW] Marc-Andre Barriault (15-5-0) via KO (Punches) in 0:16 of round 1
2021-09-07: W vs. [#160MW] Mario Filipe de Sousa (15-2-0) via TKO (Elbows) in 1:35 of round 3

Last 3 Fights: Gregory Rodrigues (2-1-0)
2022-06-18: W vs. [#68MW] Julian Marquez (9-3-0) via KO (Punches) in 3:18 of round 1
2022-02-26: L vs. [#83MW] Armen Petrosyan (7-2-0) via SD (28-29, 29-28, 30-27)
2021-10-23: W vs. [#45MW] Jun Yong Park (14-5-0) via KO (Punches) in 3:13 of round 2

System Favorite Rating Rating Diff Win %
Betting Odds Gregory Rodrigues -115 50.85%
Elo K170 Chidi Njokuani 1822.66 +158.65 67.37%
Elo Modified Chidi Njokuani 1846.60 +95.97 60.35%
Glicko-1 Chidi Njokuani 1912.51 +124.64 67.20%
WHR Chidi Njokuani 1839.04 +159.25 67.43%

Days Since Last Pro Fight: Chidi Njokuani 119, Gregory Rodrigues 91
Previous Match-up Record: No previous match-ups.
Wins Against Common Opposition: Even: Both have 1 win(s) against common opposition.
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Heavyweight (265)
[#31] Tanner Boser (20-8-1, -205) vs. [#119] Rodrigo Nascimento (9-1-0, +166)

Last 3 Fights: Tanner Boser (1-2-0)
2021-06-26: W vs. [#29LHW] Ovince St. Preux (26-16-0) via KO (Punches) in 2:31 of round 2
2021-06-05: L vs. [*] Ilir Latifi (15-8-0) via SD (27-29, 29-28, 29-28)
2020-11-07: L vs. [#35HW+] Andrei Arlovski (34-20-0) via UD (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

Last 3 Fights: Rodrigo Nascimento (2-1-0)
2021-07-17: W vs. [#279HW+] Alan Baudot (8-5-0) via TKO (Punches) in 1:29 of round 2
2020-10-10: L vs. [#14HW+] Chris Daukaus (12-5-0) via KO (Punches) in 0:45 of round 1
2020-05-16: W vs. [#103HW+] Dontale Mayes (9-5-0) via Submission (Rear Naked Choke) in 2:05 of round 2

System Favorite Rating Rating Diff Win %
Betting Odds Tanner Boser -205 64.13%
Elo K170 Tanner Boser 1605.21 +132.01 64.64%
Elo Modified Tanner Boser 1708.16 +181.01 68.83%
Glicko-1 Tanner Boser 1773.93 +232.49 79.22%
WHR Tanner Boser 1679.87 +104.32 61.69%

Days Since Last Pro Fight: Tanner Boser 448, Rodrigo Nascimento 427
Previous Match-up Record: No previous match-ups.
Wins Against Common Opposition: No common opposition or both are winless against common opposition.
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Fight Matrix Program – UFC Fight Night: Ferguson vs. Diaz (09-10-2022)

5 Sep , 2022,
Jason

Welterweight (171)
[#16LW] Tony Ferguson (25-7-0, 171.0lb) vs. [*] Nate Diaz (20-13-0, 171.0lb)
Tony Ferguson is the All-Time #48 ranked Absolute fighter.

Last 3 Fights: Tony Ferguson (0-3-0)
2022-05-07: L vs. [#4LW] Michael Chandler (23-7-0) via KO (Front Kick) in 0:17 of round 2
2021-05-15: L vs. [*] Beneil Dariush (21-4-1) via UD (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
2020-12-12: L vs. [#1LW/#1DD/#4P4P] Charles Oliveira (33-8-0) via UD (30-26, 30-26, 30-26)

Last 3 Fights: Nate Diaz (1-2-0)
2021-06-12: L vs. [#1WW/#6DD/#5P4P] Leon Edwards (20-3-0) via UD (49-46, 49-46, 49-46)
2019-11-02: L vs. [#7WW] Jorge Masvidal (35-16-0) via TKO (Doctor Stoppage) in 5:00 of round 3
2019-08-17: W vs. [#89LW] Anthony Pettis (25-14-0) via UD (30-27, 29-28, 30-27)

System Favorite Rating Rating Diff Win %
Elo K170 Nate Diaz 1967.53 +25.62 52.92%
Elo Modified Nate Diaz 1951.57 +47.68 55.20%
Glicko-1 Nate Diaz 2040.26 +70.78 60.05%
WHR Nate Diaz 1850.60 +80.89 59.14%

Days Since Last Pro Fight: Tony Ferguson 126, Nate Diaz 455
Previous Match-up Record: No previous match-ups.
Wins Against Common Opposition: Tony Ferguson leads 4-3
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Middleweight (179)
[#4WW] Khamzat Chimaev (11-0-0, 178.5lb) vs. [#12WW] Kevin Holland (23-7-0, 179.5lb)

Last 3 Fights: Khamzat Chimaev (3-0-0)
2022-04-09: W vs. [#6WW] Gilbert Burns (20-5-0) via UD (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
2021-10-30: W vs. [#21WW] Jingliang Li (19-7-0) via Technical Submission (Rear Naked Choke) in 3:16 of round 1
2020-09-19: W vs. [#22MW] Gerald Meerschaert (35-15-0) via KO (Punch) in 0:17 of round 1

Last 3 Fights: Kevin Holland (2-0-0, 1 NC)
2022-06-18: W vs. [#37WW] Tim Means (32-13-1) via Submission (Brabo Choke) in 1:28 of round 2
2022-03-05: W vs. [#98WW] Alex Oliveira (23-13-1) via TKO (Elbows) in 0:38 of round 2
2021-10-02: NC vs. [#70MW] Kyle Daukaus (11-3-0)

System Favorite Rating Rating Diff Win %
Elo K170 Khamzat Chimaev 2010.81 +90.93 60.24%
Elo Modified Khamzat Chimaev 2035.68 +123.42 63.19%
Glicko-1 Khamzat Chimaev 2125.94 +130.44 67.93%
WHR Khamzat Chimaev 1986.34 +179.45 69.42%

Days Since Last Pro Fight: Khamzat Chimaev 154, Kevin Holland 84
Previous Match-up Record: No previous match-ups.
Wins Against Common Opposition: Even: Both have 2 win(s) against common opposition.
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Middleweight (179)
[#21WW] Jingliang Li (19-7-0, 170.5lb) vs. [#29WW] Daniel Rodriguez (16-2-0, 179.0lb)

Last 3 Fights: Jingliang Li (2-1-0)
2022-07-16: W vs. [#41WW] Muslim Salikhov (18-3-0) via TKO (Punches and Elbows) in 4:38 of round 2
2021-10-30: L vs. [#4WW] Khamzat Chimaev (11-0-0) via Technical Submission (Rear Naked Choke) in 3:16 of round 1
2021-01-16: W vs. [#40WW] Santiago Ponzinibbio (28-6-0) via KO (Punch) in 4:25 of round 1

Last 3 Fights: Daniel Rodriguez (3-0-0)
2021-08-28: W vs. [#39WW] Kevin Lee (19-7-0) via UD (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
2021-07-17: W vs. [#167WW] Preston Parsons (10-3-0) via TKO (Punches) in 3:47 of round 1
2021-04-10: W vs. [*] Mike Perry (14-8-0) via UD (30-27, 30-27, 30-26)

System Favorite Rating Rating Diff Win %
Elo K170 Jingliang Li 1946.08 +55.14 56.27%
Elo Modified Jingliang Li 1931.65 +28.20 53.08%
Glicko-1 Jingliang Li 2012.11 +53.62 57.66%
WHR Jingliang Li 1880.74 +74.78 58.46%

Days Since Last Pro Fight: Jingliang Li 56, Daniel Rodriguez 378
Previous Match-up Record: No previous match-ups.
Wins Against Common Opposition: No common opposition or both are winless against common opposition.
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Fight Matrix Program – UFC Fight Night: Gane vs. Tuivasa (09-03-2022)

29 Aug , 2022,
Jason

Heavyweight (265)
[#2] Ciryl Gane (10-1-0, -574) vs. [#4] Tai Tuivasa (14-3-0, +418)
Ciryl Gane is the All-Time #27 ranked Heavyweight fighter.

Last 3 Fights: Ciryl Gane (2-1-0)
2022-01-22: L vs. [#1HW+/#3DD/#2P4P] Francis Ngannou (17-3-0) via UD (48-47, 49-46, 48-47)
2021-08-07: W vs. [#7HW+] Derrick Lewis (26-10-0) via TKO (Punches) in 4:11 of round 3
2021-06-26: W vs. [#5HW+] Alexander Volkov (35-10-0) via UD (50-45, 50-45, 49-46)

Last 3 Fights: Tai Tuivasa (3-0-0)
2022-02-12: W vs. [#7HW+] Derrick Lewis (26-10-0) via KO (Elbow) in 1:40 of round 2
2021-12-11: W vs. [#26HW+] Augusto Sakai (15-5-1) via KO (Punches) in 0:26 of round 2
2021-07-10: W vs. [#55HW+] Greg Hardy (7-5-0) via KO (Punches) in 1:07 of round 1

System Favorite Rating Rating Diff Win %
Betting Odds Ciryl Gane -574 81.51%
Elo K170 Ciryl Gane 2077.14 +154.09 66.91%
Elo Modified Ciryl Gane 2098.59 +173.95 68.17%
Glicko-1 Ciryl Gane 2153.37 +130.05 67.89%
WHR Ciryl Gane 1980.97 +164.48 67.95%

Days Since Last Pro Fight: Ciryl Gane 224, Tai Tuivasa 203
Previous Match-up Record: No previous match-ups.
Wins Against Common Opposition: Ciryl Gane leads 2-1
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Middleweight (185)
[#2] Robert Whittaker (23-6-0, -236) vs. [#5] Marvin Vettori (18-5-1, +191)
Robert Whittaker is the All-Time #7 ranked Middleweight fighter.

Last 3 Fights: Robert Whittaker (2-1-0)
2022-02-12: L vs. [#1MW/#7DD/#3P4P] Israel Adesanya (23-1-0) via UD (49-46, 48-47, 48-47)
2021-04-17: W vs. [#11MW] Kelvin Gastelum (16-8-0) via UD (50-45, 50-45, 50-45)
2020-10-24: W vs. [#3MW] Jared Cannonier (15-6-0) via UD (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

Last 3 Fights: Marvin Vettori (2-1-0)
2021-10-23: W vs. [#9MW] Paulo Costa (14-2-0) via UD (48-46, 48-46, 48-46)
2021-06-12: L vs. [#1MW/#7DD/#3P4P] Israel Adesanya (23-1-0) via UD (50-45, 50-45, 50-45)
2021-04-10: W vs. [#12WW] Kevin Holland (23-7-0) via UD (50-44, 50-44, 50-44)

System Favorite Rating Rating Diff Win %
Betting Odds Robert Whittaker -236 67.15%
Elo K170 Robert Whittaker 2204.74 +126.51 64.06%
Elo Modified Robert Whittaker 2163.56 +72.23 57.84%
Glicko-1 Robert Whittaker 2233.00 +83.12 61.74%
WHR Robert Whittaker 2002.15 +16.33 51.86%

Days Since Last Pro Fight: Robert Whittaker 203, Marvin Vettori 315
Previous Match-up Record: No previous match-ups.
Wins Against Common Opposition: No common opposition or both are winless against common opposition.
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Middleweight (185)
[#87] Alessio Di Chirico (13-6-0, -121) vs. [#252] Roman Kopylov (8-2-0, -101)

Last 3 Fights: Alessio Di Chirico (1-2-0)
2021-08-28: L vs. [#75MW] Abdul Razak Alhassan (11-5-0) via KO (Head Kick) in 0:17 of round 1
2021-01-16: W vs. [#41MW] Joaquin Buckley (15-4-0) via KO (Head Kick) in 2:12 of round 1
2020-08-29: L vs. [*] Zak Cummings (24-7-0) via UD (29-28, 30-27, 29-28)

Last 3 Fights: Roman Kopylov (1-2-0)
2021-10-30: L vs. [#62MW] Albert Duraev (15-4-0) via UD (29-27, 30-27, 29-27)
2019-11-09: L vs. [#113LHW] Karl Roberson (9-6-0) via Submission (Rear Naked Choke) in 4:01 of round 3
2018-12-27: W vs. [#89WW] Yasubey Enomoto (22-14-0) via KO (Punch to the body) in 3:42 of round 4

System Favorite Rating Rating Diff Win %
Betting Odds Alessio Di Chirico -121 52.14%
Elo K170 Roman Kopylov 1578.78 +116.78 63.03%
Elo Modified Roman Kopylov 1635.31 +164.45 67.26%
Glicko-1 Roman Kopylov 1657.61 +179.37 73.74%
WHR Roman Kopylov 1528.30 +27.95 53.19%

Days Since Last Pro Fight: Alessio Di Chirico 371, Roman Kopylov 308
Previous Match-up Record: No previous match-ups.
Wins Against Common Opposition: No common opposition or both are winless against common opposition.
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New Feature: Women’s Lineal Championship History

23 Aug , 2022,
Jason

We’ve recently published lineal championship history for each of the women’s divisions.

There may likely be corrections needed, due to the poor recordkeeping in the early days of women’s MMA.  If so, please let us know!