Alejandro Perez - Official UFC® Fighter Profile
Alejandro
Perez
21-6-1( W-L-D )
Current Rank: #14 Bantamweight
Fight Night Bonuses: 1 Performance of the Night

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 8 fights.
Record: 21-6-1
Summary: Boxing, striking

Fighter Info

Nickname: Turbo
From: Estado de Mexico Mexico
Fights Out Of: San Jose, California United States
Age: 28
Height: 5' 6" ( 167 cm )
Weight: 135 lb ( 61 kg )
Reach 67"
Leg Reach 36"

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
794
39% Successful
309
Types of Successful Strikes
0
309
74% Standing
19%
229
20
60
Striking Defense
63
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
16
19% Successful
3
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
1
3
0
Takedown Defense
64
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
UPCOMING
Alejandro Perez
UFC Fight Night: Dos Santos vs. Ivanov
Jul 14, 2018
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Win
Alejandro Perez
Apr 14, 2018
22
44
3
0
2
0
2
0
R2 KO/TKO
Win
Alejandro Perez
Dec 9, 2017
35
38
0
0
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Alejandro Perez
Aug 5, 2017
44
43
1
0
0
0
1
0
R3 Decision - Split
DRAW
Alejandro Perez
Sep 17, 2016
61
79
1
0
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Majority
Win
Alejandro Perez
Apr 10, 2016
0
48
0
0
1
0
0
1
R1 KO/TKO
Performance of the Night
Win
Alejandro Perez
Nov 21, 2015
39
11
0
2
0
0
0
0
R2 KO/TKO
Loss
Alejandro Perez
Jun 13, 2015
0
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
R1 Submission
Alejandro Perez
Nov 15, 2014
38
38
1
3
1
2
1
3
R3 Decision - Unanimous

Biography

When and why did you start training for fighting? When I was 13 years old, for self-defense and for fitness.

What ranks and titles have you held? TUF LATAM season one bantamweight winner

Do you have any heroes? Goku

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It is a dream come true. This is a great moment in my life and I’m going to succeed.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? No, just high school

What was your job before you started fighting? Making tortillas

Specific accomplishments in pro competition? Being in the TUF final is my biggest accomplishment.

Favorite grappling technique: Rear naked choke
Favorite striking technique:
Low kicks


• Team Velasquez on TUF LATAM

• Pro since 2005

• 10 wins by KO/TKO, five by submission (3 RNC, 1 triangle, 1 guillotine)

• Ten first round finishes

• Has won 11 of his last 14. Unbeaten in six straight (5-0-1)

• Holds 2009 win over TUF LATAM teammate Rodolfo Rubio

• Mother and sister trained in kickboxing

• Lost August 2013 decision to Jose Quinonez

Career

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