All fights list 2023, champion titles, age, height, reach and weight, KO ratio of the mixed martial artist Yair «El Pantera» Rodriguez.

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Yair Rodriguez

Information updated: 2023-05-31

(5 KOs)

(2 KOs)


Given name: Yair Raziel Rodríguez Portillo

Alias: El Pantera

Titles held: UFC Interim (featherweight)

Born: October 6, 1992 (30 years)

Sherdog ID: 106305

Nationality: MexicoMexico

Division: featherweight

Weight: 145 lb (65,8 kg)

Height: 5′ 11″ (180 cm)

Reach: 71″ (180 cm)

Stance: orthodox

KOs: 33%

Birth place: Parral, Chihuahua, Mexico

Residence: Parral, Chihuahua, Mexico

Wins by KO: 33%
Wins by subm: 26%
Wins by dec: 40%
Losses by KO: 66%
Losses by subm: 0%
Losses by dec: 33%

Yair Rodriguez's next fight will be held on July 8, 2023 against Alexander VolkanovskiAlexander Volkanovski.

Yair Rodriguez vs. Alexander Volkanovski 

Yair Rodriguez's next fight

The last fight of Yair Rodriguez took place on February 11, 2023 against Josh EmmettJosh Emmett.
Rodriguez won by submission (triangle choke).

Yair Rodriguez vs. Josh Emmett 

Yair Rodriguez's last fight
  • Total fights: 19
  • Wins: 15
  • Wins by KO: 5
  • Wins by subm: 4
  • Wins by dec: 6
  • Losses: 3
  • Losses by KO: 2
  • Losses by subm: 0
  • Losses by dec: 1
  • Draws: 0
  • No contests: 1

MMA career

How many fights did Yair Rodriguez have?

Date Opponent Result Notes
2023-02-11 Josh Emmett Win
Submission (Triangle Choke)
2022-07-16 Brian Ortega Win
TKO (Shoulder Injury)
2021-11-13 Max Holloway Loss
Decision (Unanimous)
2019-10-18 Jeremy Stephens Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2019-09-21 Jeremy Stephens No contest
No Contest (Accidental Eye Poke)
2018-11-10 Chan Sung Jung Win
KO (Elbow)
2017-05-13 Frankie Edgar Loss
TKO (Doctor Stoppage)
2017-01-15 B.J. Penn Win
TKO (Punches)
2016-08-06 Alex Caceres Win
Decision (Split)
2016-04-23 Andre Fili Win
KO (Head Kick)
2015-10-03 Dan Hooker Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2015-06-13 Charles Rosa Win
Decision (Split)
2014-11-15 Leonardo Morales Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2014-04-04 Angelo Duarte Win
Submission (Armbar)
2013-02-16 Edgar Juarez Win
KO (Flying Knee)
2012-12-20 Luis Roberto Herrera Loss
KO (Punches)
2012-03-10 Carlos Ricardo Win
Submission (Triangle Choke)
2011-12-22 Edgar Balderrama Win
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
2011-10-10 Jonatan Guzman Win
Decision (Unanimous)

Who all beat Yair Rodriguez?

Date Opponent Result Notes
2021-11-13 Max Holloway Loss
Decision (Unanimous)
2017-05-13 Frankie Edgar Loss
TKO (Doctor Stoppage)
2012-12-20 Luis Roberto Herrera Loss
KO (Punches)
MMA artist Yair Rodriguez

MMA artist Yair Rodriguez

Yair Rodriguez is a Mexican MMA artist, who competes in the featherweight division.
As a professional athlete, Rodriguez has been performing for 11 years.

Yair was born in Parral, Chihuahua, Mexico, on October 6, 1992.
He currently resides in Parral, Chihuahua, Mexico.

Pro debut

A 19-year-old Rodriguez made his professional debut on October 10, 2011 against Jonatan Guzman.
Yair won by unanimous decision (UD).

Current world MMA featherweight champions



weight limit:
145 lbs / 65,8 kg
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