• Sat, Oct 30, 2021
Aljamain Sterling vs. Petr Yan

 Note

The fight will not take place.

Petr Yan vs. Cory Sandhagen 

On Saturday, October 30 at the Etihad Arena in Abu Dhabi, Arab Emirates Aljamain «Funk Master» Sterling will meet Petr «No Mercy» Yan for UFC title in a 5-round bantamweight bout.

Aljamain Sterling
Aljamain Sterling
Funk Master
Petr Yan
Petr Yan
No Mercy
Country USAUSA
Uniondale, New York, USA
RussiaRussia
Dudinka, Krasnoyarsk Krai, Russia
Age 32 years 28 years
Pro 10 years 8 years
Height 5′ 7″ (170 cm) 5′ 7½″ (171 cm)
Reach 71″ (180 cm) 67″ (170 cm)
Division bantamweight
(135 lbs / 61,2 kg)
bantamweight
(135 lbs / 61,2 kg)
Stance

orthodox

orthodox
Titles
UFC (bantamweight)
-
Record 20 - 3 - 0
(2 KOs)
15 - 2 - 0
(7 KOs)
KOs 10% 46%
Inactive 238 days 238 days
Advant.

Date and Time

The fight night will begin on Saturday, October 30 at 11:00 a.m. ET / 8:00 a.m. PT.

Arena

The fight will be held at the Etihad Arena in Abu Dhabi, Arab Emirates.

On which TV channel can I watch the live broadcast of the fight Aljamain Sterling versus Petr Yan?

  • ESPN+ (USA)
  • ESPN+ (Mexico)

Sterling vs. Yan Fight Promo

Who is fighting on the undercard on Saturday, October 30?

Division Fighter №1 Fighter №2 Notes
light heavyweight (205 lbs)Jan BłachowiczGlover TeixeiraFor UFC tit.
bantamweight (135 lbs)Petr YanCory SandhagenFor UFC Interim tit.
lightweight (155 lbs)Islam MakhachevDan Hooker
heavyweight (265 lbs)Alexander VolkovMarcin Tybura
welterweight (170 lbs)Jingliang LiKhamzat Chimaev
light heavyweight (205 lbs)Magomed AnkalaevVolkan Oezdemir
strawweight (115 lbs)Amanda RibasVirna Jandiroba
featherweight (145 lbs)Zubaira TukhugovRicardo Ramos
middleweight (185 lbs)Albert DuraevRoman Kopylov
light heavyweight (205 lbs)Michał OleksiejczukShamil Gamzatov
featherweight (145 lbs)Makwan AmirkhaniLerone Murphy
middleweight (185 lbs)Yaozong HuAlen Amedovski
lightweight (155 lbs)Damir IsmagulovMagomed Mustafaev
flyweight (125 lbs)Tagir UlanbekovAllan Nascimento
Aljamain «Funk Master» Sterling

Aljamain «Funk Master» Sterling

Aljamain Sterling is an American MMA artist.
As a professional athlete, Sterling has been performing for 10 years.

Aljamain was born in Uniondale, New York, USA, on July 31, 1989.
He currently resides in Cortland, New York, USA.

Last fight

The last fight of Aljamain Sterling took place on March 6, 2021 against Petr YanPetr Yan.
Sterling won by disqualification (DQ).

Aljamain Sterling vs. Petr Yan 

Aljamain Sterling's last fight

First world title

On March 6, 2021 Aljamain Sterling became the UFC bantamweight champion.
The American defeated world champion Petr Yan.

Petr Yan

UFC 267 bout agreement signed. Time to return what’s mine. No games with my prey this time.

- Petr Yan,
former UFC World Champion

MMA record

  • Total fights: 23
  • Wins: 20
  • Wins by KO: 2
  • Wins by subm: 8
  • Wins by dec: 10
  • Losses: 3
  • Losses by KO: 1
  • Losses by subm: 0
  • Losses by dec: 2
  • Draws: 0

MMA career

How many fights did Aljamain Sterling have?

Date Opponent Result Notes
2021-03-06 Petr Yan Win
Disqualification (Illegal Knee)
2020-06-06 Cory Sandhagen Win
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
2019-06-08 Pedro Munhoz Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2019-02-17 Jimmie Rivera Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2018-09-08 Cody Stamann Win
Submission (Kneebar)
2018-04-21 Brett Johns Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2017-12-09 Marlon Moraes Loss
KO (Knee)
2017-07-29 Renan Barao Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2017-04-15 Augusto Mendes Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2017-01-28 Raphael Assuncao Loss
Decision (Split)
2016-05-29 Bryan Caraway Loss
Decision (Split)
2015-12-10 Johnny Eduardo Win
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
2015-04-18 Takeya Mizugaki Win
Submission (Arm-Triangle Choke)
2014-07-16 Hugo Viana Win
TKO (Punches)
2014-02-22 Cody Gibson Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2013-11-02 Joel Roberts Win
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
2012-08-24 Sidemar Honorio Win
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
2012-04-14 Casey Johnson Win
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
2011-10-22 Sean Santella Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2011-07-23 Evan Chmielski Win
TKO (Punches)
2011-06-17 Claudio Ledesma Win
Decision (Split)
2011-05-21 Harley Leimbach Win
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
2011-04-22 Sergio da Silva Win
Decision (Unanimous)

All Aljamain Sterling's losses

Who all beat Aljamain Sterling?

Date Opponent Result Notes
2017-12-09 Marlon Moraes Loss
KO (Knee)
2017-01-28 Raphael Assuncao Loss
Decision (Split)
2016-05-29 Bryan Caraway Loss
Decision (Split)

Aljamain «Funk Master» Sterling Highlights

Petr «No Mercy» Yan

Petr «No Mercy» Yan

Petr Yan is a Russian MMA artist.
As a professional athlete, Yan has been performing for 8 years.

Petr was born in Dudinka, Krasnoyarsk Krai, Russia, on February 11, 1993.
He currently resides in Yekaterinburg, Sverdlovskaya Oblast, Russia.

Last fight

The last fight of Petr Yan took place on March 6, 2021 against Aljamain SterlingAljamain Sterling.
Yan lost by disqualification (DQ).

Petr Yan vs. Aljamain Sterling 

Petr Yan's last fight

First world title

On July 11, 2020 Petr Yan became the UFC bantamweight champion in a fight for the vacant title.

MMA record

  • Total fights: 17
  • Wins: 15
  • Wins by KO: 7
  • Wins by subm: 1
  • Wins by dec: 7
  • Losses: 2
  • Losses by KO: 0
  • Losses by subm: 0
  • Losses by dec: 2
  • Draws: 0

MMA career

How many fights did Petr Yan have?

Date Opponent Result Notes
2021-03-06 Aljamain Sterling Loss
Disqualification (Illegal Knee)
2020-07-11 Jose Aldo Win
TKO (Punches)
2019-12-14 Urijah Faber Win
KO (Head Kick)
2019-06-08 Jimmie Rivera Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2019-02-23 John Dodson Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2018-12-29 Douglas Silva de Andrade Win
TKO (Corner Stoppage)
2018-09-15 Jin Soo Son Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2018-06-23 Teruto Ishihara Win
TKO (Punches)
2017-09-30 Matheus Mattos Win
KO (Punches)
2017-04-15 Magomed Magomedov Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2016-07-15 Ed Arthur Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2016-03-26 Magomed Magomedov Loss
Decision (Split)
2015-10-24 Murad Kalamov Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2015-07-05 Artur Mirzakhanyan Win
TKO (Punches)
2015-05-30 Haron Orzumiev Win
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
2015-02-28 Renato Velame Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2013-03-29 Murad Bakiev Win
KO (Punch)

All Petr Yan's losses

Who all beat Petr Yan?

Date Opponent Result Notes
2021-03-06 Aljamain Sterling Loss
Disqualification (Illegal Knee)
2016-03-26 Magomed Magomedov Loss
Decision (Split)

Petr «No Mercy» Yan Highlights

Latest Odds

  • Yan to win: 1/4
  • Sterling to win: 3/1
  • Draw: 17/1

Prediction

Egor Tatishev
Who will win: Sterling or Yan?

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

Nevertheless, I think that Petr Yan will win by technical knockout.

- ,
sports editor

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