Cory Sandhagen - Official UFC® Profile
Cory
Sandhagen
9-1-0( W-L-D )
Fight Night Bonuses: 1 Fight of the Night

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 2 fights.
Record: 9-1-0
Summary: Striking

Fighter Info

From: Aurora, Colorado United States
Fights Out Of: Aurora, Colorado United States
Age: 26
Height: 5' 11" ( 180 cm )
Weight: 135 lb ( 61 kg )
Reach 70"
Leg Reach 40"

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
260
56% Successful
146
Types of Successful Strikes
0
146
35% Standing
14%
51% Ground
51
20
75
Striking Defense
64
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
1
100% Successful
1
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
0
3
1
Takedown Defense
N/A
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
Win
Cory Sandhagen
Aug 25, 2018
66
9
0
1
0
2
2
0
R2 KO/TKO
Fight of the Night
Win
Cory Sandhagen
Jan 27, 2018
32
80
1
1
0
0
1
1
R2 KO/TKO

Biography

TRAINING: S&C then eat, sparring / MMA then eat, BJJ drilling, then eat

When and why did you start training for fighting? I don’t have an exciting story. I saw it on TV and signed up.

What ranks and titles have you held? Amateur North American and World kickboxing title. Brown belt in BJJ. Undefeated kickboxer

Do you have any heroes? Martin Luther King and Bob Marley

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It’s another step that validates I’m on the right path of being the best fighter in the world.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? CU Boulder. Psychology BA

What was your job before you started fighting? I work for a nonprofit that helps abused and neglected kids. I still currently work there and love it. Mount Saint Vincent’s in Denver

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? WKA World kickboxing champ

Favorite grappling technique: Leg locks

Favorite Striking technique: My defense

 
  • Pro since 2015
  • Four wins by KO, two by submission (RNC, undisclosed choke)
  • Four first round finishes
  • On four-fight winning streak
  • Had 3-1 amateur record

Career

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