John
Makdessi

  • Age:
    36
  • Gender:
    Male
  • Height:
    5' 8"
  • Weight:
    160
  • Fighting Out Of:
    Quebec

Stats

W-L-D
18-7-0
(T)KO
8-2
SUB
0-1
  • Age:
    36
  • Gender:
    Male
  • Height:
    5' 8"
  • Weight:
    160
  • Fighting Out Ofs:
    Quebec

Stats

W-L-D
18-7-0
(T)KO
8-2
SUB
0-1
Fighter Currently Serving Suspension (NSAC)

Professional Career Statistics

Current Streak

  • Wins:
    1

Quick Hits

  • Fastest Win:
    01:48
  • Fastest KO:
    01:48
  • Fastest SUB:
    00:00

(T)KO/DEC/SUB Rates

  • Finish Rate:
    44.4%
  • Finished Rate:
    42.9%
  • Win by Decision Rate:
    55.6%
  • Loss by Decision Rate:
    57.1%
  • Win by KO Rate:
    44.4%
  • Loss by KO Rate:
    28.6%
  • Win by SUB Rate:
    0%
  • Loss by SUB Rate:
    14.3%

Time in cage

  • Pro Record:
    18-7-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Career Length:
    12 years, 6 months, 27 days
  • Rounds Fought:
    55.1
  • Avg. Fights/Year:
    2
  • Longest Layoff:
    1 years, 2 month, 24 days
  • Quickest Turnaround:
    28 days

By the rounds

  • Ave. Rounds (Ws):
    2.2
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ws):
    11:10
  • Ave. Rounds (Ls):
    2.1
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ls):
    10:37

Professional Fight Record

Date Res. Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
04/10/2021
Win
17-7-0
Ignacio Bahamondez
(10-3-0)
Lightweight
153.5 vs 156.7
Decision (Split Decision)
UFC FN 68 ON ESPN: VETTORI vs HOLLAND
3 05:00
03/14/2020
Loss
17-6-0
Francisco Trinaldo
(24-7-0)
Light-heavyweight
156 vs 155
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC ESPN FN 35 - LEE vs. OLIVEIRA
3 05:00
03/23/2019
Win
16-6-0
Jesus Pinedo
(13-4-1)
Lightweight
154 vs 155.5
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC on ESPN+ #6
3 05:00
07/28/2018
Win
15-6-0
Ross Pearson
(23-16-0)
Lightweight
155 vs 155
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC FIGHT NIGHT: ALVAREZ vs. POIRIER
3 05:00
12/16/2017
Win
14-6-0
Abel Trujillo
(15-7-0)
Lightweight
153 vs 155.5
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC on Fox: Lawler vs Dos Anjos
3 05:00
12/10/2016
Loss
14-5-0
Landon Vannata
(7-1-0)
Lightweight
155 vs 156
KO
UFC 206: Pettis vs. Holloway
1 01:40
07/07/2016
Win
13-5-0
Mehdi Baghdad
(10-4-0)
Lightweight
155 vs 155.5
Decision (Split Decision)
UFC Fight Night: Dos Anjos vs. Alvarez
3 05:00
12/12/2015
Loss
13-4-0
Yancy Medeiros
(11-3-0)
Lightweight
156 vs 155.5
Decision (Split Decision)
UFC 194: McGregor vs Aldo
3 05:00
05/23/2015
Loss
13-3-0
Donald Cerrone
(27-6-0)
Lightweight
155.5 vs 156
TKO/RSC
UFC 187: Johnson vs Cormier
2 04:44
04/25/2015
Win
12-3-0
Shane Campbell
(11-2-0)
Welterweight
160 vs 161
TKO/RSC
UFC 186: Johnson vs Horiguchi
1 04:53
02/01/2014
Loss
12-2-0
Alan Patrick
(11-0-0)
Lightweight
155 vs 155.5
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 169: Barao vs Faber
3 05:00
09/21/2013
Win
11-2-0
Renee Forte
(8-2-0)
Lightweight
155 vs 155.5
KO
UFC 165: Jones vs. Gustafsson
1 02:01
03/16/2013
Win
10-2-0
Daron Cruickshank
(12-2-0)
Lightweight
155 vs 155
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 158: Diaz vs. St-Pierre
3 05:00
11/17/2012
Win
9-2-0
Sam Stout
(18-7-1)
Lightweight
155 vs 154
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 154: St-Pierre vs. Condit
3 05:00
04/21/2012
Loss
9-1-0
Anthony Njokuani
(13-6-0)
Lightweight
158 vs 156
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 145 Jones vs. Evans
3 05:00
12/10/2011
Loss
9-0-0
Dennis Hallman
(47-14-2)
Lightweight
155.5 vs 158.5
Submission
UFC 140: Machida vs. Jones
1 02:58
04/30/2011
Win
8-0-0
Kyle Watson
(15-7-1)
Lightweight
156 vs 155.1
KO
UFC 129 St. Pierre vs. Shields
3 01:27
12/11/2010
Win
7-0-0
Patrick Audinwood
(9-1-1)
Lightweight
155 vs 156
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 124 St-Pierre vs Koscheck
3 05:00
09/25/2010
Win
6-0-0
Bendy Casimir
(17-6-2)
Lightweight
159 vs 153.7
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Quebec inc. (M.F.L.) 9/25/10
3 05:00
02/26/2010
Win
5-0-0
Lindsey Hawkes
(3-3-0)
Lightweight
154.5 vs 155.5
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage)
Canadian Fighting Championship - CFC 4
2 04:59
11/14/2009
Win
4-0-0
Brandon McArthur
(3-10-0)
Welterweight
154.8 vs 161.8
Decision (Majority Decision)
Quebec Inc. 11/14/09
3 05:00
08/22/2009
Win
3-0-0
Iraj Hadin
(4-2-0)
Lightweight
155.6 vs 155.8
TKO/RSC
Quebec Inc: Ringside 08/22/09
2 04:48
02/27/2009
Win
2-0-0
Amir Uddin
(0-0-0)
Lightweight
155 vs 152.8
TKO/RSC
XMMA 2/27/09
2 03:06
11/08/2008
Win
1-0-0
Daniel Dechaine
(0-0-0)
Lightweight
155.6 vs 154.8
TKO/RSC
Quebec 11/8/08
1 01:48
NSF
09/13/2008
Win
0-0-0
Todd Westcott
(0-1-0)

TKO/RSC
Xtreme MMA 5: It's Crow Time
1 03:06

* Bouts marked with an 'Official' logo denote results which have been verified by an ABC-recognized athletic commission
* Bouts marked with an (*) are considered exhibition bouts and do not count towards the fighter's record
* Weights marked with an (*) denote those over the limit for the weight class