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Dricus Du Plessis
Dricus Du Plessis

Records

21-2-0

Form

SD 5
KO 2
KO 2
SUB 3
UD 3

Belts held

UFC Middleweight champion
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Next Scheduled Defence
TBA
Last defence
Not Defended Yet
Time inactive
88 days - (2 months & 28 days)
Won against
United States flag Strickland (28-5-0) SD 5 20-Jan-2024
Time held
88 days - (2 months & 28 days)
Total defences
0
Activity average
N/A

Stats

age
30
Height
6' 1" / 185 cm
Reach
76" / 193 cm
Weight Div
Middleweight

Full record

Wins
21
By KO
9
KO%
43%
By Sub
10
Sub%
48%
Lost
2
Stopped
1
Tapped
1
Draws
0
Debut
2013
Bouts
23
Rounds
47
Fight Time
3 hours, 11 minutes

Ranking @ Middleweight

tapology
3
ufc
-
bellator
-

UFC Record

Record
7-0-0
Wins
7
By KO
4
KO%
57%
By Sub
1
Sub%
14%
Lost
0
Stopped
0
Tapped
0
Draws
0
Bouts
7
Rounds
18
Fight Time
1 hours, 20 minutes

Dricus Du Plessis profile

What is Dricus Du Plessis' Record?

Dricus Du Plessis' record currently stands at 21 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws. Of those 21 wins he has stopped 9 of his opponents, so his current knock-out ratio is 43%, with 10 submissions. Of his 2 loses, he's been stopped 1 time. He's competed in a total of 47 rounds, meaning his professional fights last 2 rounds on average.

What was Plessis' last fight?

Dricus Du Plessis' last fight took place against Sean Strickland at UFC 297 on 20th Jan 2024, in Toronto, Canada. He won by split decision in the 5th round. That fight was 2 months and 27 days ago.

How active is Dricus Du Plessis?

Plessis' last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 9 months and 14 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 months and 10 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 15 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3 rounds on average.

What belts does Dricus Du Plessis hold?

He won UFC Middleweight belt against Sean Strickland, beating him by split decision in the 5th round on 20th January 2024. He has held this belt for a total of 87 days (2 months and 27 days) and is yet to make a defence of the belt. He is yet to make a mandatory defence of this belt.

Where is Dricus Du Plessis From?

Plessis was born in South Africa.

How Old Is Dricus Du Plessis?

Dricus Du Plessis is currently 30 years old. He was born on 14th January 1994, so he will turn 31 in 8 months and 29 days.

How long has Plessis been fighting?

Dricus Du Plessis made his professional debut in July 2013, so he has been a pro for 10 years and 8 months.

How good is Dricus Du Plessis?

Plessis is currently ranked 3rd by Tapology at Middleweight.

How tall is Dricus Du Plessis?

Plessis is 6' 1" (6 Foot and 1 inch) which is 185cm (1 meter and 85 centimeters).

What is Plessis' Reach?

His reach is 76 inches (76") which is 193 cm (1 meter and 93 centimeters).

What are some potential opponents for Dricus Du Plessis?

Some potential future fights for Plessis include Brendan Allen, Johnny Eblen, Robert Whittaker, Alex Pereira and Sean Strickland.

What will be Dricus Du Plessis' Next Fight?

Dricus Du Plessis' doesn't currently have a fight scheduled.

Some potential future fights for Plessis include Brendan Allen, Johnny Eblen, Robert Whittaker, Alex Pereira and Sean Strickland.

How can I stream Dricus Du Plessis' Fights?

We don't have streaming details for Dricus Du Plessis' next fight yet.

What are some recent Dricus Du Plessis results?

Plessis has won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 3 of them, going the distance twice.

In his last fight, he won against Robert Whittaker at UFC 290 on 8th July 2023 by knockout in the 2nd round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, he had won against Derek Brunson at UFC 285 on 4th March 2023 by knockout in the 2nd round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.

Going into that contest, he had beat Darren Till at UFC 282 on 10th December 2022 by submission in the 3rd round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.

Before that, he had defeated Brad Tavares at UFC 276 on 2nd July 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.

He had won against Trevin Giles at UFC 264 on 10th July 2021 by knockout in the 2nd round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.

Dricus Du Plessis Stats
Age Date Of Birth Nationality Height Reach Weight Division
30 January 14, 1994 South Africa 185 cm 193 cm Middleweight
Dricus Du Plessis Record
Professional Record Wins By KO KO% By Sub Sub% Losses Losses By Stoppage Tapped Draws Pro Rounds Debut
21-2-0 21 9 43% 10 48% 2 1 1 0 47 2013
Dricus Du Plessis's UFC Record
Record Wins By KO KO% By Sub Sub% Lost Stopped Tapped Draws Bouts Rounds Fight Time
7-0-0 7 4 57% 1 14% 0 0 0 0 7 18 1 hours, 20 minutes
Dricus Du Plessis Rankings
Weight TAPOLOGY UFC BELLATOR
Middleweight 3 - -
Dricus Du Plessis Recent Contests
Date Event Opponent Result Venue
2024-01-20 UFC 297 Sean Strickland Won (SD 5) Scotiabank Arena, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
2023-07-08 UFC 290 Robert Whittaker Won (KO/TKO 2) T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
2023-03-04 UFC 285 Derek Brunson Won (KO/TKO 2) T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
2022-12-10 UFC 282 Darren Till Won (Sub 3) T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
2022-07-02 UFC 276 Brad Tavares Won (UD 3) T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
2021-07-10 UFC 264 Trevin Giles Won (KO/TKO 2) T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
2020-10-10 UFC Fight Island 5 Markus Perez Won (KO/TKO 1) UFC Fight Island, Abu Dhabi, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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Dricus Du Plessis' next fight

When is Dricus Du Plessis' Next Fight?

Dricus Du Plessis' doesn't currently have a fight scheduled.

Some potential future fights for Plessis include Brendan Allen, Johnny Eblen, Robert Whittaker, Alex Pereira and Sean Strickland.

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