• Sat, May 7, 2022
Michael Chandler vs. Tony Ferguson

 Note

Arena, date and time can change.

On Saturday, May 7 at the Footprint Center in Phoenix, USA Michael «Iron» Chandler will meet Tony «El Cucuy» Ferguson in a 3-round lightweight bout.

Michael Chandler
Michael Chandler
Iron
Tony Ferguson
Tony Ferguson
El Cucuy
Country USAUSA
High Ridge, Missouri, USA
USAUSA
Oxnard, California, USA
Age 36 years 38 years
Pro 12 years 14 years
Height 5′ 8″ (173 cm) 6′ 0″ (183 cm)
Reach 74″ (188 cm) 76½″ (194 cm)
Division lightweight
(155 lbs / 70,3 kg)
lightweight
(155 lbs / 70,3 kg)
Stance

orthodox

orthodox
Titles - -
Record 22 - 7 - 0
(10 KOs)
25 - 6 - 0
(12 KOs)
KOs 45% 48%
Inactive 182 days 357 days
Advant.
Michael Chandler won by knockout (KO) (video).

Date and Time

The fight night will begin on Saturday, May 7 at 5:30 p.m. ET / 2:30 p.m. PT.

Arena

The fight will be held at the Footprint Center in Phoenix, Arizona, USA.

On which TV channel or streaming service can I watch the live broadcast of the fight Michael Chandler versus Tony Ferguson?

  • ESPN+ (USA)

Chandler vs. Ferguson Full Fight Highlights

Chandler vs. Ferguson Fight Promo

Who fights on Saturday, May 7?
Fight card subject to change.

Division Fighter #1 Fighter #2 Notes
lightweight (155 lbs)Charles OliveiraJustin GaethjeFor vacant UFC tit.
strawweight (115 lbs)Rose NamajunasCarla EsparzaFor UFC Women tit.
lightweight (155 lbs)Michael ChandlerTony Ferguson
light heavyweight (205 lbs)Ovince St. PreuxMaurício Rua
lightweight (155 lbs)Donald CerroneJoe Lauzon
welterweight (170 lbs)Andre FialhoCameron VanCamp
welterweight (170 lbs)Randy BrownKhaos Williams
featherweight (145 lbs)Macy ChiassonNorma Dumont
flyweight (125 lbs)Brandon RoyvalMatt Schnell
heavyweight (265 lbs)Blagoy IvanovMarcos Rogério de Lima
welterweight (170 lbs)Francisco TrinaldoDanny Roberts
flyweight (125 lbs)Tracy CortezMelissa Gatto
flyweight (125 lbs)Kleydson RodriguesC.J. Vergara
strawweight (115 lbs)Lupita GodinezAriane Carnelossi
bantamweight (135 lbs)Journey NewsonFernie Garcia
Michael «Iron» Chandler

Michael «Iron» Chandler

Michael Chandler is an American MMA artist.
As a professional athlete, Chandler has been performing for 12 years.

Michael was born in High Ridge, Missouri, USA, on April 24, 1986.
He currently resides in Nashville, Tennessee, USA.

Last fight

The last fight of Michael Chandler took place on November 6, 2021 against Justin GaethjeJustin Gaethje.
Chandler lost by unanimous decision (UD).

Michael Chandler vs. Justin Gaethje 

Michael Chandler's last fight

First world title

On November 19, 2011 Michael Chandler became the Bellator MMA lightweight champion.
The American defeated world champion Eddie Alvarez.

MMA record

  • Total fights: 29
  • Wins: 22
  • Wins by KO: 10
  • Wins by subm: 7
  • Wins by dec: 5
  • Losses: 7
  • Losses by KO: 4
  • Losses by subm: 0
  • Losses by dec: 3
  • Draws: 0

MMA career

How many fights did Michael Chandler have?

Date Opponent Result Notes
2022-11-12 Dustin Poirier Loss
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
2022-05-07 Tony Ferguson Win
KO (Front Kick)
2021-11-06 Justin Gaethje Loss
Decision (Unanimous)
2021-05-15 Charles Oliveira Loss
TKO (Punches)
2021-01-23 Dan Hooker Win
TKO (Punches)
2020-08-07 Benson Henderson Win
KO (Punches)
2019-12-29 Sidney Outlaw Win
KO (Punches)
2019-05-11 Patricio Freire Loss
TKO (Punches)
2018-12-14 Brent Primus Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2018-04-13 Brandon Girtz Win
Technical Submission (Arm-Triangle Choke)
2018-01-20 Goiti Yamauchi Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2017-06-24 Brent Primus Loss
TKO (Doctor Stoppage)
2016-11-19 Benson Henderson Win
Decision (Split)
2016-06-24 Patricky Freire Win
KO (Punch)
2015-11-06 David Rickels Win
TKO (Punches)
2015-06-19 Derek Campos Win
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
2014-11-15 Will Brooks Loss
TKO (Punches)
2014-05-17 Will Brooks Loss
Decision (Split)
2013-11-02 Eddie Alvarez Loss
Decision (Split)
2013-07-31 David Rickels Win
KO (Punches)
2013-01-17 Rick Hawn Win
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
2012-05-04 Akihiro Gono Win
TKO (Punches)
2011-11-19 Eddie Alvarez Win
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
2011-05-14 Patricky Freire Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2011-04-09 Lloyd Woodard Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2011-03-12 Marcin Held Win
Technical Submission (Arm-Triangle Choke)
2010-10-14 Chris Page Win
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
2010-09-30 Scott Stapp Win
TKO (Punches)
2010-05-15 Salvador Woods Win
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
2009-11-20 Richard Bouphanouvong Win
TKO (Punches)
2009-08-08 Kyle Swadley Win
TKO (Punches)

All Michael Chandler's losses

Who all beat Michael Chandler?

Date Opponent Result Notes
2022-11-12 Dustin Poirier Loss
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
2021-11-06 Justin Gaethje Loss
Decision (Unanimous)
2021-05-15 Charles Oliveira Loss
TKO (Punches)
2019-05-11 Patricio Freire Loss
TKO (Punches)
2017-06-24 Brent Primus Loss
TKO (Doctor Stoppage)
2014-11-15 Will Brooks Loss
TKO (Punches)
2014-05-17 Will Brooks Loss
Decision (Split)
2013-11-02 Eddie Alvarez Loss
Decision (Split)

Michael «Iron» Chandler Highlights

Tony «El Cucuy» Ferguson

Tony «El Cucuy» Ferguson

Tony Ferguson is an American MMA artist.
As a professional athlete, Ferguson has been performing for 14 years.

Tony was born in Oxnard, California, USA, on February 12, 1984.
He currently resides in Oxnard, California, USA.

Last fight

The last fight of Tony Ferguson took place on May 15, 2021 against Beneil DariushBeneil Dariush.
Ferguson lost by unanimous decision (UD).

Tony Ferguson vs. Beneil Dariush 

Tony Ferguson's last fight

MMA record

  • Total fights: 31
  • Wins: 25
  • Wins by KO: 12
  • Wins by subm: 8
  • Wins by dec: 5
  • Losses: 6
  • Losses by KO: 1
  • Losses by subm: 1
  • Losses by dec: 4
  • Draws: 0

MMA career

How many fights did Tony Ferguson have?

Date Opponent Result Notes
2022-09-10 Nate Diaz Loss
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
2022-05-07 Michael Chandler Loss
KO (Front Kick)
2021-05-15 Beneil Dariush Loss
Decision (Unanimous)
2020-12-12 Charles Oliveira Loss
Decision (Unanimous)
2020-05-09 Justin Gaethje Loss
TKO (Punch)
2019-06-08 Donald Cerrone Win
TKO (Doctor Stoppage)
2018-10-06 Anthony Pettis Win
TKO (Corner Stoppage)
2017-10-07 Kevin Lee Win
Submission (Triangle Choke)
2016-11-05 Rafael dos Anjos Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2016-07-13 Lando Vannata Win
Submission (Brabo Choke)
2015-12-11 Edson Barboza Win
Submission (Brabo Choke)
2015-07-15 Josh Thomson Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2015-02-28 Gleison Tibau Win
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
2014-12-06 Abel Trujillo Win
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
2014-08-30 Danny Castillo Win
Decision (Split)
2014-05-24 Katsunori Kikuno Win
KO (Punch)
2013-10-19 Mike Rio Win
Submission (Brabo Choke)
2012-05-05 Michael Johnson Loss
Decision (Unanimous)
2011-12-03 Yves Edwards Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2011-09-24 Aaron Riley Win
TKO (Jaw Injury)
2011-06-04 Ramsey Nijem Win
KO (Punches)
2010-09-25 Brock Jardine Win
TKO (Punches)
2010-03-26 David Gardner Win
TKO (Punches)
2009-12-18 Chris Kennedy Win
TKO (Doctor Stoppage)
2009-10-16 Jamie Toney Loss
Submission (Triangle Choke)
2009-07-17 James Fanshier Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2009-05-28 Devin Benjamin Win
TKO (Punches and Elbows)
2009-03-05 Daniel Hernandez Win
TKO (Punches)
2009-02-06 Karen Darabedyan Loss
Decision (Unanimous)
2009-01-04 Frank Park Win
Submission (Neck Crank)
2008-09-13 Joe Schilling Win
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
2008-07-12 Brandon Adams Win
TKO (Punches)
2008-04-12 Steve Avalos Win
TKO (Submission to Punches)

All Tony Ferguson's losses

Who all beat Tony Ferguson?

Date Opponent Result Notes
2022-09-10 Nate Diaz Loss
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
2022-05-07 Michael Chandler Loss
KO (Front Kick)
2021-05-15 Beneil Dariush Loss
Decision (Unanimous)
2020-12-12 Charles Oliveira Loss
Decision (Unanimous)
2020-05-09 Justin Gaethje Loss
TKO (Punch)
2012-05-05 Michael Johnson Loss
Decision (Unanimous)
2009-10-16 Jamie Toney Loss
Submission (Triangle Choke)
2009-02-06 Karen Darabedyan Loss
Decision (Unanimous)

Tony «El Cucuy» Ferguson Highlights

Latest Odds

  • Chandler to win: 1/4
  • Ferguson to win: 3/1
  • Draw: 22/1

Prediction

Egor Tatishev
Who will win: Chandler or Ferguson?

Chandler and Ferguson are worthy opponents.
It is difficult to predict which of the fighters will win.

Nevertheless, I think that Michael Chandler will win by technical knockout.

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