• Sat, Mar 6, 2021
Petr Yan vs. Aljamain Sterling

On Saturday, March 6 at the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, USA Petr «No Mercy» Yan will meet Aljamain «Funk Master» Sterling for UFC title in a 5-round bantamweight bout.

Petr Yan
Petr Yan
No Mercy
Aljamain Sterling
Aljamain Sterling
Funk Master
Country RussiaRussia
Dudinka, Krasnoyarsk Krai, Russia
USAUSA
Uniondale, New York, USA
Age 28 years 31 years
Pro 7 years 9 years
Height 5′ 7½″ (171 cm) 5′ 7″ (170 cm)
Reach 67″ (170 cm) 71″ (180 cm)
Division bantamweight
(135 lbs / 61,2 kg)
bantamweight
(135 lbs / 61,2 kg)
Stance

orthodox

orthodox
Titles
UFC (bantamweight)
-
Record 15 - 1 - 0
(7 KOs)
19 - 3 - 0
(2 KOs)
KOs 46% 10%
Inactive 238 days 273 days
Advant.
Aljamain Sterling won by disqualification (DQ) (video).

Date and Time

The fight night will begin on Saturday, March 6 at 6:00 p.m. ET / 3:00 p.m. PT.

Arena

The fight will be held at the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

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

  • ESPN+ (USA)
  • ESPN+ (Mexico)
  • Australia Main Event
  • Ren TV

Yan vs. Sterling Full Fight Highlights

Yan vs. Sterling Fight Promo

Who is fighting on the undercard on Saturday, March 6?

Division Fighter №1 Fighter №2 Notes
light heavyweight (205 lbs)Jan BłachowiczIsrael AdesanyaFor UFC tit.
bantamweight (135 lbs)Petr YanAljamain SterlingFor UFC tit.
featherweight (145 lbs)Amanda NunesMegan AndersonFor UFC Women tit.
light heavyweight (205 lbs)Thiago SantosAleksandar Rakić
bantamweight (135 lbs)Dominick CruzCasey Kenney
lightweight (155 lbs)Uros MedicAalon Cruz
bantamweight (135 lbs)Randy CostaTrevin Jones
flyweight (125 lbs)Joseph BenavidezAskar Askarov
lightweight (155 lbs)Islam MakhachevDrew Dober
welterweight (170 lbs)Sean BradyJake Matthews
flyweight (125 lbs)Tim ElliottJordan Espinosa
Petr «No Mercy» Yan

Petr «No Mercy» Yan

Petr Yan is a Russian MMA artist.
As a professional athlete, Yan has been performing for 7 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 July 11, 2020 against Jose AldoJose Aldo.
Yan won by technical knockout (TKO).

Petr Yan vs. Jose Aldo 

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: 16
  • Wins: 15
  • Wins by KO: 7
  • Wins by subm: 1
  • Wins by dec: 7
  • Losses: 1
  • Losses by KO: 0
  • Losses by subm: 0
  • Losses by dec: 1
  • Draws: 0

MMA career

How many fights did Petr Yan have?

Date Opponent Result Notes
2021-10-30 Cory Sandhagen Win
Decision (Unanimous)
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

Aljamain «Funk Master» Sterling

Aljamain «Funk Master» Sterling

Aljamain Sterling is an American MMA artist.
As a professional athlete, Sterling has been performing for 9 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 June 6, 2020 against Cory SandhagenCory Sandhagen.
Sterling won by submission (rear naked choke).

Aljamain Sterling vs. Cory Sandhagen 

Aljamain Sterling's last fight

MMA record

  • Total fights: 22
  • Wins: 19
  • Wins by KO: 2
  • Wins by subm: 8
  • Wins by dec: 9
  • 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

Latest Odds

  • Yan to win: 1/2
  • Sterling to win: 2/1
  • Draw: 17/1

Prediction

Egor Tatishev
Who will win: Yan or Sterling?

Yan and Sterling 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.

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