Cory Sandhagen - Official UFC® Profile
Cory
Sandhagen
9-1-0( W-L-D )
Current Rank: #3 Bantamweight
Fight Night Bonuses: 1 Fight of the Night

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 5 fights.
Record: 9-1-0
Summary: Striking

Fighter Info

From: Aurora, Colorado United States
Fights Out Of: Aurora, Colorado United States
Age: 27
Height: 5' 11" ( 180 cm )
Weight: 135 lb ( 61 kg )
Reach 70"
Leg Reach 40"

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
705
49% Successful
345
Types of Successful Strikes
0
345
69% Standing
24%
238
24
83
Striking Defense
58
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
8
50% Successful
4
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
2
5
2
Takedown Defense
27
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
UPCOMING
Cory Sandhagen
UFC Fight Night: Blaydes vs. Dos Santos
Jan 25, 2020
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Win
Cory Sandhagen
UFC 241: Cormier vs. Miocic 2
Aug 17, 2019
45
62
4
0
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Cory Sandhagen
UFC Fight Night: Jacare vs. Hermansson
Apr 27, 2019
106
120
1
2
1
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Split
Win
Cory Sandhagen
Jan 19, 2019
17
9
1
1
2
0
2
0
R1 Submission
Win
Cory Sandhagen
Aug 25, 2018
66
9
0
1
0
2
2
0
R2 KO/TKO
Fight of the Night
Win
Cory Sandhagen
Jan 27, 2018
32
80
1
1
0
0
1
1
R2 KO/TKO

Biography

TRAINING: S&C then eat, sparring / MMA then eat, BJJ drilling, then eat

When and why did you start training for fighting? I don’t have an exciting story. I saw it on TV and signed up.

What ranks and titles have you held? Amateur North American and World kickboxing title. Brown belt in BJJ. Undefeated kickboxer

Do you have any heroes? Martin Luther King and Bob Marley

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It’s another step that validates I’m on the right path of being the best fighter in the world.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? CU Boulder. Psychology BA

What was your job before you started fighting? I work for a nonprofit that helps abused and neglected kids. I still currently work there and love it. Mount Saint Vincent’s in Denver

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? WKA World kickboxing champ

Favorite grappling technique: Leg locks

Favorite Striking technique: My defense

 
  • Pro since 2015
  • Four wins by KO, two by submission (RNC, undisclosed choke)
  • Four first round finishes
  • On four-fight winning streak
  • Had 3-1 amateur record

Career

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