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Aljamain Sterling Fighter Statistics

Pro MMA Record: 22-3-0

Sterling was born in 1989 in Uniondale, New York to Jamaican parents, Cleveland and Sophie Sterling. He grew up with seven full siblings and at least 12 half-siblings. To stay away from the prevalent gang life in which some of his brothers joined, Sterling started wrestling at Uniondale High School in 2004.

Last Fight: T.J. Dillashaw
Age: 33
Height 5'7"
Weight 135 lbs
Nick Name: "Funk Master"
Nationality: United States
Association: Serra-Longo Fight Team
22 Wins
KO / TKO
3
13%
Submission
8
36%
Decisions
10
45%
3 Losses
KO / TKO
1
33%
Submission
0
0%
Decisions
2
66%

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Residence Massapequa, New York, U.S.
Reach 71 in (180 cm)
Team Serra-Longo Fight Team
Rank Black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under Matt Serra
Wrestling NCAA Division III Wrestling
Years active 2010–present

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Aljamain Sterling next fight?
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Aljamain Sterling last fight?
Aljamain Sterling won his last fight against T.J. Dillashaw by TKO (Punches) on Oct. 22, 2022 at UFC 280 - Oliveira vs. Makhachev.
Is Aljamain Sterling retired?
Aljamain Sterling last fought T.J. Dillashaw 1 month 6 days ago, and should be considered active.
Should I bet on Aljamain Sterling?
Aljamain Sterling has a 88% win percentage, and has been favored to win in 70% of his fights.
Out of the 17 fights we have recorded, his opening odds average is a -226 favorite, and out of 12 favored matches, he has won 83% of them.
As an underdog he has been in 5 matches, with a win rate of 80% and an odds average of +168.
According to online odds, if you had bet $100 on all 17 of Aljamain Sterling betting fights, you would have made $964.
Conversely if you had bet $100 on all of his opponents, you would have lost $938.
Where is Aljamain Sterling from?
Aljamain Sterling is from Cortland, New York, United States.
Has Aljamain Sterling ever been knocked out?
Aljamain Sterling has lost 1 time by KO/TKO. Their only defeat KO (Knee) from Marlon Moraes on Dec. 09, 2017 at UFC Fight Night 123 - Swanson vs. Ortega
How long has Aljamain Sterling been fighting?
Aljamain Sterling has been fighting for a period of 12 years 4 months and 14 days, his first fight was on May. 08, 2010 at RW 7 - Mayhem in the Mist 3. He has accumalated roughly 5 hours, 49 minutes and 27 seconds of professional combat.

Fight Record

W / L Opponent Event/Date Method Referee Round Time
win T.J. Dillashaw UFC 280 - Oliveira vs. Makhachev
Oct/22/2022
TKO (Punches) Marc Goddard 2 3:44
win Petr Yan UFC 273 - Volkanovski vs. Korean Zombie
Apr/09/2022
Decision (Split) Keith Peterson 5 5:00
win Petr Yan UFC 259 - Blachowicz vs. Adesanya
Mar/06/2021
Disqualification (Illegal Knee) Mark Smith 4 4:29
win Cory Sandhagen UFC 250 - Nunes vs. Spencer
Jun/06/2020
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Chris Tognoni 1 1:28
win Pedro Munhoz UFC 238 - Cejudo vs. Moraes
Jun/08/2019
Decision (Unanimous) Marc Goddard 3 5:00
win Jimmie Rivera UFC on ESPN 1 - Ngannou vs. Velasquez
Feb/17/2019
Decision (Unanimous) Ryan Brueggeman 3 5:00
win Cody Stamann UFC 228 - Woodley vs. Till
Sep/08/2018
Submission (Kneebar) Kevin MacDonald 2 3:42
win Brett Johns UFC Fight Night 128 - Barboza vs. Lee
Apr/21/2018
Decision (Unanimous) Liam Kerrigan 3 5:00
loss Marlon Moraes UFC Fight Night 123 - Swanson vs. Ortega
Dec/09/2017
KO (Knee) Michael Bell 1 1:07
win Renan Barao UFC 214 - Cormier vs. Jones 2
Jul/29/2017
Decision (Unanimous) Herb Dean 3 5:00
win Augusto Mendes UFC on Fox 24 - Johnson vs. Reis
Apr/15/2017
Decision (Unanimous) Mario Yamasaki 3 5:00
loss Raphael Assuncao UFC on Fox 23 - Shevchenko vs. Pena
Jan/28/2017
Decision (Split) Tim Mills 3 5:00
loss Bryan Caraway UFC Fight Night 88 - Almeida vs. Garbrandt
May/29/2016
Decision (Split) Jason Herzog 3 5:00
win Johnny Eduardo UFC Fight Night 80 - Namajunas vs. VanZant
Dec/10/2015
Submission (Guillotine Choke) Marc Goddard 2 4:18
win Takeya Mizugaki UFC on Fox 15 - Machida vs. Rockhold
Apr/18/2015
Submission (Arm-Triangle Choke) Gasper Oliver 3 2:11
win Hugo Viana UFC Fight Night 45 - Cerrone vs. Miller
Jul/16/2014
TKO (Punches) Liam Kerrigan 3 3:50
win Cody Gibson UFC 170 - Rousey vs. McMann
Feb/22/2014
Decision (Unanimous) Herb Dean 3 5:00
win Joel Roberts CFFC 30 - Sterling vs. Roberts
Nov/02/2013
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Gasper Oliver 1 1:49
win Sidemar Honorio CFFC 16 - Williams vs. Jacoby
Aug/24/2012
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Keith Peterson 2 4:05
win Casey Johnson CFFC 14 - No Mercy
Apr/14/2012
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Keith Peterson 3 2:11
win Sean Santella CFFC 11 - Danger Zone!
Oct/22/2011
Decision (Unanimous) Gasper Oliver 5 5:00
win Evan Chmielski CFFC 10 - Black Eye
Jul/23/2011
TKO (Punches) Kevin McDonald 1 4:58
win Claudio Ledesma ROC 36 - Ring of Combat 36
Jun/17/2011
Decision (Split) Gasper Oliver 3 5:00
win Harley Leimbach EFC - Bragging Rights 2
May/21/2011
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Chip Snider 1 4:01
win Sergio da Silva UCC 4 - Supremacy
Apr/22/2011
Decision (Unanimous) Kevin Mulhall 3 5:00
win Zechariah Lange
Amateur Fight
RW 8 - Cage Supremacy
Jul/17/2010
Decision (Unanimous) 5 3:00
win Taylor Trahan
Amateur Fight
CZ 33 - Massacre in the Meadow
Jun/19/2010
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) 2 1:34
loss Zechariah Lange
Amateur Fight
RW 7 - Mayhem in the Mist 3
May/08/2010
Decision (Split) 3 3:00