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Cory Sandhagen

#2 Bantamweight Division • 14-2-0 (W-L-D)

Stats & Records

  • 7
    Wins by Knockout
  • 3
    Wins by Submission
  • 5
    Wins by Decision
Striking accuracy 48% 48%

Striking accuracy

Sig. Strikes Landed
386
Sig. Strikes Attempted
800
Grappling accuracy 50% 50%

Grappling accuracy

Takedowns Landed
1
Takedowns Attempted
8
6.85
Sig. Str. Landed
Per Min
3.89
Sig. Str. Absorbed
Per Min
1.07
Takedown avg
Per 15 Min
0.53
Submission avg
Per 15 Min
59
%
Sig. Str. Defense
31
%
Takedown Defense
1.07
Knockdown Ratio
07:02
Average fight time

Sig. Str. By Position

Standing
277 (72%)
Clinch
24 (6%)
Ground
85 (22%)

Sig. Str. by target

60% 233 Head 17% 67 Body 22% 86 Leg

Win By Way

KO/TKO
7 (47%)
DEC
5 (33%)
SUB
3 (20%)

Resultados del evento

  • Win

    Sandhagen vs Edgar

    Round
    1
    Time
    00:28
    Method
    KO/TKO
  • Win

    Moraes vs Sandhagen

    Round
    2
    Time
    01:04
    Method
    KO/TKO

Biography

Status
Activo
Hometown
Aurora, Estados Unidos
Fighting style
MMA
Age
28
Height
71.00
Weight
135.00
Octagon Debut
Jan. 28, 2018
Reach
70.00
Leg reach
40.00
Q & A

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, BA Psychology

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

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Cory Sandhagen has his hands wrapped backstage during the UFC Fight Night event inside Flash Forum on UFC Fight Island on October 11, 2020 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC)
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