Sep 22 2017
Friday

Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan

UFC Fight Night 117
3 rounds contest @ Flyweight
Ulka Sasaki
Sasaki
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19-5-0
Sub 1
Sub 1
20-4-0

The tape

37
Age
33
5' 5" / 165 cm
Height
5' 10" / 178 cm
66.9" / 170 cm
Reach
70.9" / 180 cm

Tape record

KOUDKOUDUD
Form
UDKOSUBUDSUB
19
Wins
20
0
By KO
2
0
KO%
10
8
By SUB
11
42
SUB%
55
5
Loses
4
2
Stopped
1
0
Tapped
1
0
Draws
2
2005
Debut
2010
24
Bouts
26
56
Rounds
51
4 hours, 23 minutes
Fight Time
3 hours, 29 minutes

Tape rankings @ Flyweight

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UFC
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Bellator
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Tapology
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Jussier Formiga vs Ulka Sasaki report

Who won Formiga vs Sasaki?

Jussier Formiga beat Ulka Sasaki by submission in the 1st round during the main card of UFC Fight Night 117, on Friday 22nd September 2017 at Saitama Super Arena in Saitama.

The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Flyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 125 pounds (8.9 stone or 56.7 KG).

Formiga vs Sasaki stats

Jussier Formiga stepped into the octagon with a record of 19 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws and 8 by submission.

Ulka Sasaki made his way to the cage with a record of 20 wins, 4 loses and 2 draws, with 2 of those wins by knock out and 11 by submission.

The stats suggested Sasaki had a slight advantage in power over Formiga, with a 10% knock out percentage over Formiga's 0%.

If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Sasaki had an advantage over Formiga, with a 55% submission rate over Formiga's 42%.

Jussier Formiga was the older man by 4 years, at 37 years old.

Sasaki had a height advantage of 5 inches over Formiga. That also extended to a 4-inch reach advantage.

Formiga was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 2 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2005, 4 years and 10 months earlier than Sasaki, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He had fought 10 more professional rounds, 74 to Sasaki's 64.

Activity check

Formiga's last 3 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 8 months and 13 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 10 months and 25 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 7 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.3 rounds on average.

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