Association: Sanford MMA
Pro Debut Date: 2009-08-08
Pro Record: 23-8-0
Win Finish %: 78.2%
Quality Perf. %: 64.5%
Last Ranked: 1/01/2024

#7 Lightweight

Highest Quarterly Ranking: 7/01/2013

#3 Lightweight

All-Time Rank:

#18 Lightweight

Last Loss Date: 11/12/2022
Last Loss: [#4 LW] Dustin Poirier
Opponent's Last 5: W W L W L
UFC Debut: 2021-01-23
Last UFC Fight: 2022-11-12

Quarterly Generated Historical Rankings
Rating bar represents the fighter's standing relative to the top of the division at the time

Date ↑ ↓ Rank Record Points
01/01/2024   #7 Lightweight 23-8-0
643
10/01/2023 1 #7 Lightweight 23-8-0
710
07/01/2023   #6 Lightweight 23-8-0
727
04/01/2023   #6 Lightweight 23-8-0
741
01/01/2023 2 #6 Lightweight 23-8-0
741
10/01/2022   #4 Lightweight 23-7-0
787
07/01/2022 3 #4 Lightweight 23-7-0
787
04/01/2022   #7 Lightweight 22-7-0
598
01/01/2022 1 #7 Lightweight 22-7-0
612
10/01/2021 1 #6 Lightweight 22-6-0
612
07/01/2021 1 #7 Lightweight 22-6-0
612
04/01/2021 2 #6 Lightweight 22-5-0
698
01/01/2021   #8 Lightweight 21-5-0
506
10/01/2020 8 #8 Lightweight 21-5-0
506
07/01/2020 2 #16 Lightweight 20-5-0
349
04/01/2020 1 #18 Lightweight 20-5-0
349
01/01/2020 1 #17 Lightweight 20-5-0
349
10/01/2019 1 #16 Lightweight 19-5-0
329
07/01/2019 4 #15 Lightweight 19-5-0
329
04/01/2019 1 #11 Lightweight 19-4-0
438
01/01/2019 3 #12 Lightweight 19-4-0
438
10/01/2018 2 #15 Lightweight 18-4-0
353
07/01/2018 1 #13 Lightweight 18-4-0
353
04/01/2018 4 #14 Lightweight 17-4-0
343
01/01/2018 3 #18 Lightweight 16-4-0
306
10/01/2017 1 #15 Lightweight 16-4-0
311
07/01/2017 7 #14 Lightweight 16-4-0
311
04/01/2017   #7 Lightweight 16-3-0
453
01/01/2017 4 #7 Lightweight 16-3-0
453
10/01/2016 1 #11 Lightweight 15-3-0
338
07/01/2016   #12 Lightweight 15-3-0
338
04/01/2016 1 #12 Lightweight 14-3-0
283
01/01/2016 5 #13 Lightweight 14-3-0
283
10/01/2015 2 #18 Lightweight 13-3-0
253
07/01/2015 3 #20 Lightweight 13-3-0
255
04/01/2015 2 #17 Lightweight 12-3-0
252
01/01/2015 4 #15 Lightweight 12-3-0
256
10/01/2014   #11 Lightweight 12-2-0
316
07/01/2014 6 #11 Lightweight 12-2-0
316
04/01/2014   #5 Lightweight 12-1-0
359
01/01/2014 1 #5 Lightweight 12-1-0
359
10/01/2013 1 #4 Lightweight 12-0-0
409
07/01/2013   #3 Lightweight 11-0-0
373
04/01/2013 4 #3 Lightweight 11-0-0
373
01/01/2013 1 #7 Lightweight 10-0-0
298
10/01/2012   #6 Lightweight 10-0-0
328
07/01/2012   #6 Lightweight 10-0-0
328
04/01/2012   #6 Lightweight 9-0-0
302
01/01/2012 25 #6 Lightweight 9-0-0
302
10/01/2011 2 #31 Lightweight 8-0-0
133
07/01/2011 114 #29 Lightweight 8-0-0
133
04/01/2011 NR #143 Lightweight 6-0-0
55
01/01/2011 1 #294 Welterweight 5-0-0
32
10/01/2010 78 #293 Welterweight 4-0-0
31
07/01/2010 NR #371 Welterweight 3-0-0
26


Complete Professional MMA Fight History
Fighter rankings represent most recent generated quarterly rating prior to the fight

  Opponent Event Outcome
L Dustin Poirier
#2 Lightweight
  UFC 281 - Adesanya vs. Pereira
Saturday, November 12th 2022
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
Round 3
W Tony Ferguson
#8 Lightweight
  UFC 274: Oliveira vs. Gaethje
Saturday, May 7th 2022
KO (Front Kick)
Round 2
L Justin Gaethje
#3 Lightweight
  UFC 268 - Usman vs. Covington 2
Saturday, November 6th 2021
Decision (Unanimous)
Round 3
L Charles Oliveira
#3 Lightweight
  UFC 262 - Oliveira vs. Chandler
Saturday, May 15th 2021
TKO (Punches)
Round 2
W Dan Hooker
#7 Lightweight
  UFC 257: Poirier vs. McGregor 2
Saturday, January 23rd 2021
TKO (Punches)
Round 1
W Ben Henderson
#9 Lightweight
  Bellator 243 - Chandler vs. Henderson 2
Friday, August 7th 2020
KO (Punches)
Round 1
W Sidney Outlaw
#80 Lightweight
  Bellator 237: Fedor vs. Rampage
Saturday, December 28th 2019
KO (Punches)
Round 1
L Patricio Freire
#6 Featherweight
  Bellator 221 - Chandler vs. Pitbull
Saturday, May 11th 2019
TKO (Punches)
Round 1
W Brent Primus   Bellator 212 - Primus vs. Chandler 2
Friday, December 14th 2018
Decision (Unanimous)
Round 5
W Brandon Girtz
#82 Lightweight
  Bellator 197 - Chandler vs. Girtz
Friday, April 13th 2018
Submission (Arm Triangle Choke)
Round 1
W Goiti Yamauchi
#41 Lightweight
  Bellator 192 - Jackson vs. Sonnen
Saturday, January 20th 2018
Decision (Unanimous)
Round 3
L Brent Primus
#81 Lightweight
  Bellator 180 - Sonnen vs. Silva
Saturday, June 24th 2017
TKO (Doctor Stoppage)
Round 1
W Ben Henderson
#5 Lightweight
  Bellator 165 - Chandler vs. Henderson
Saturday, November 19th 2016
Decision (Split)
Round 5
W Patricky Freire
#32 Lightweight
  Bellator 157 - Dynamite 2
Friday, June 24th 2016
KO (Punch)
Round 1
W David Rickels
#54 Lightweight
  Bellator 145 - Vengeance
Friday, November 6th 2015
TKO (Punches)
Round 2
W Derek Campos
#114 Lightweight
  Bellator 138 - Unfinished Business
Friday, June 19th 2015
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Round 1
L Will Brooks
#10 Lightweight
  Bellator 131 - Tito vs. Bonnar
Saturday, November 15th 2014
TKO (Punches)
Round 4
L Will Brooks
#18 Lightweight
  Bellator MMA - Bellator 120
Saturday, May 17th 2014
Decision (Split)
Round 5
L Eddie Alvarez
#6 Lightweight
  Bellator MMA - Bellator 106
Saturday, November 2nd 2013
Decision (Split)
Round 5
W David Rickels
#22 Lightweight
  Bellator MMA - Bellator 97
Wednesday, July 31st 2013
KO (Punches)
Round 1
W Rick Hawn
#12 Lightweight
  Bellator MMA - Bellator 85
Thursday, January 17th 2013
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Round 2
W Akihiro Gono
#227 Lightweight
  BFC - Bellator Fighting Championships 67
Friday, May 4th 2012
TKO (Punches)
Round 1
W Eddie Alvarez
#5 Lightweight
  BFC - Bellator Fighting Championships 58
Saturday, November 19th 2011
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Round 4
W Patricky Freire
#135 Lightweight
  BFC - Bellator Fighting Championships 44
Saturday, May 14th 2011
Decision (Unanimous)
Round 3
W Lloyd Mix
#40 Lightweight
  BFC - Bellator Fighting Championships 40
Saturday, April 9th 2011
Decision (Unanimous)
Round 3
W Marcin Held
#190 Lightweight
  Bellator 36
Saturday, March 12th 2011
Technical Submission (Arm Triangle Choke)
Round 1
W Chris Page   BFC - Bellator Fighting Championships 32
Thursday, October 14th 2010
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
Round 1
W Scott Stapp   BFC - Bellator Fighting Championships 31
Thursday, September 30th 2010
TKO (Punches)
Round 1
W Salvador Woods
#454 Welterweight
  Strikeforce - Heavy Artillery
Saturday, May 15th 2010
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Round 1
W Richard Bouphanouvong   Strikeforce - Challengers 5
Friday, November 20th 2009
TKO (Punches)
Round 2
W Kyle Swadley   FB - First Blood
Saturday, August 8th 2009
TKO (Punches)
Round 1