Diego Sanchez

Diego Sanchez

Diego Sanchez

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Diego Sanchez
“The Nightmare”

Organisation – UFC

UFC Welterweight Fighter

Birthdate:December 31, 1981 8
Birthplace:Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
Height:5 ft 10 in
Weight Class:Welterweight
Weight:146 lb
Reach:72.5 in

STATS & RECORDS

WINS(30)

KO/TKO SUBMISSIONS DECISIONS OTHERS
10 6 13 1

LOSSES13)

KO/TKO
Status Active
Hometown Albuquerque, United States
Team/Gym Jackson Wink Mma Academy – Nm
Age 39
Octagon Debut Apr. 09, 2005
Arm Reach 72.5 in
Leg Reach 40 in
Last Fight Sep 27, 2020
Next Fight NA

Fights

LOSS
Diego Sanchez
Jake Matthews
UFC 253
Sep 27, 2020
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Diego Sanchez
Michel Pereira
UFC Fight Night: Anderson vs. Błachowicz 2
Feb 15, 2020
DQ (illegal knee)
R3 – 3:09
LOSS
Diego Sanchez
UFC 239
Jul 6, 2019
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Diego Sanchez
Mickey Gall
UFC 235
Mar 2, 2019
TKO (punches)
R2 – 4:13
WIN
Diego Sanchez
Craig White
UFC 228
Sep 8, 2018
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Diego Sanchez
UFC Fight Night: Poirier vs. Pettis
Nov 11, 2017
KO (elbow)
R1 – 3:44
LOSS
Diego Sanchez
UFC Fight Night: Swanson vs. Lobov
Apr 22, 2017
KO (punches)
R1 – 1:38
WIN
Diego Sanchez
Marcin Held
The Ultimate Fighter Latin America 3 Finale: dos Anjos vs. Ferguson
Nov 5, 2016
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Diego Sanchez
UFC 200
Jul 9, 2016
TKO (punches)
R1 – 1:26
WIN
Diego Sanchez
UFC 196
Mar 5, 2016
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Diego Sanchez
The Ultimate Fighter Latin America 2 Finale: Magny vs. Gastelum
Nov 21, 2015
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Diego Sanchez
UFC Fight Night: Henderson vs. Khabilov
Jun 7, 2014
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Diego Sanchez #15
UFC 171
Mar 14, 2014
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Diego Sanchez
UFC 166
Oct 19, 2013
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Diego Sanchez
UFC on Fuel TV: Silva vs. Stann
Mar 3, 2013
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Diego Sanchez
UFC on Fuel TV: Sanchez vs. Ellenberger
Feb 15, 2012
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Diego Sanchez
UFC Live: Sanchez vs. Kampmann
Mar 3, 2011
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Diego Sanchez
Paulo Thiago
UFC 121
Oct 23, 2010
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Diego Sanchez
John Hathaway
UFC 114
May 29, 2010
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Diego Sanchez
UFC 107
Dec 12, 2009
TKO (doctor stoppage)
R5 – 2:37
WIN
Diego Sanchez
The Ultimate Fighter: United States vs. United Kingdom Finale
Jun 20, 2009
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Diego Sanchez
Joe Stevenson
UFC 95
Feb 21, 2009
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Diego Sanchez
Luigi Fioravanti
The Ultimate Fighter: Team Rampage vs Team Forrest Finale
Jun 21, 2008
TKO (knee and punches)
R3 – 4:07
WIN
Diego Sanchez
David Bielkheden
UFC 82
Mar 1, 2008
TKO (submission to punches)
R1 – 4:43
LOSS
Diego Sanchez
UFC 76
Sep 22, 2007
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Diego Sanchez
UFC 69
Apr 7, 2007
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Diego Sanchez
UFC Fight Night: Sanchez vs. Riggs
Dec 13, 2006
KO (knee)
R1 – 1:45
WIN
Diego Sanchez
UFC Fight Night 6
Aug 17, 2006
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Diego Sanchez
John Alessio
UFC 60
May 27, 2006
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Diego Sanchez
The Ultimate Fighter 2 Finale
Nov 5, 2005
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Diego Sanchez
Brian Gassaway
UFC 54
Aug 20, 2005
TKO (submission to punches)
R2 – 1:56
WIN
Diego Sanchez
Kenny Florian
The Ultimate Fighter 1 Finale
Apr 9, 2005
TKO (punches)
R1 – 2:49
WIN
Diego Sanchez
Jorge Santiago
KOTC 37: Unfinished Business
Jun 12, 2004
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Diego Sanchez
Ray Elbe
KOTC 36: Albuquerque
May 15, 2004
TKO (submission to punches)
R1 – 1:07
WIN
Diego Sanchez
Travis Beachler
Pride of Albuquerque
Apr 10, 2004
TKO (punches)
R1 – 0:35
WIN
Diego Sanchez
Cruz Chacon
KOTC 35: Acoma
Feb 28, 2004
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R1 – 0:41
WIN
Diego Sanchez
John Cronk
KOTC 26: Gladiator Challenge
Aug 3, 2003
Submission (kimura)
R2 – 1:30
WIN
Diego Sanchez
Rene Kronvold
KOTC 24: Mayhem
Jun 14, 2003
Submission (armbar)
R1 – 3:39
WIN
Diego Sanchez
Mike Guymon
KOTC 23: Sin City
May 16, 2003
Submission (armbar)
R1 – 4:57
WIN
Diego Sanchez
Jake Short
KOTC 21: Invasion
Feb 21, 2003
TKO (punches)
R1 – 2:34
WIN
Diego Sanchez
Shannon Ritch
KOTC 20: Crossroads
Dec 15, 2002
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R1 – 0:59
WIN
Diego Sanchez
Jesus Sanchez
Aztec Challenge 1
Sep 6, 2002
KO (punches)
R2 – 2:33
WIN
Diego Sanchez
Ring of Fire 5
Jun 21, 2002
Submission (rear-naked choke)
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