Michael
Chiesa

  • Age:
    33
  • Gender:
    Male
  • Height:
    6' 1"
  • Weight:
    175
  • Fighting Out Of:

Stats

W-L-D
16-4-0
(T)KO
0-2
SUB
9-2
  • Age:
    33
  • Gender:
    Male
  • Height:
    6' 1"
  • Weight:
    175
  • Fighting Out Ofs:

Stats

W-L-D
16-4-0
(T)KO
0-2
SUB
9-2

Professional Career Statistics

Current Streak

  • Wins:
    4

Quick Hits

  • Fastest Win:
    00:45
  • Fastest KO:
    00:00
  • Fastest SUB:
    00:45

(T)KO/DEC/SUB Rates

  • Finish Rate:
    56.3%
  • Finished Rate:
    100%
  • Win by Decision Rate:
    37.5%
  • Loss by Decision Rate:
    0%
  • Win by KO Rate:
    0%
  • Loss by KO Rate:
    50%
  • Win by SUB Rate:
    56.3%
  • Loss by SUB Rate:
    50%

Time in cage

  • Pro Record:
    16-4-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Career Length:
    10 years, 2 months, 20 days
  • Rounds Fought:
    31.5
  • Avg. Fights/Year:
    2
  • Longest Layoff:
    1 years, 2 month, 8 days
  • Quickest Turnaround:
    1 months, 2 days

By the rounds

  • Ave. Rounds (Ws):
    1.6
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ws):
    08:07
  • Ave. Rounds (Ls):
    1.4
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ls):
    06:55

Professional Fight Record

Date Res. Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
01/20/2021
Win
15-4-0
Neil Magny
(24-7-0)
Welterweight
170.5 vs 171
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC FN 62 ON ESPN: CHIESA vs. MAGNY
3 05:00
01/25/2020
Win
14-4-0
Rafael Dos Anjos
(29-12-0)
Welterweight
170.5 vs 170
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC ESPN FN 31 - BLAYDES vs. DOS SANTOS
3 05:00
07/06/2019
Win
13-4-0
Diego Sanchez
(29-11-0)
Welterweight
170.5 vs 169
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 239
3 05:00
12/29/2018
Win
12-4-0
Carlos Condit
(30-12-0)
Welterweight
170.5 vs 171
Submission (Kimura)
UFC 232: JONES vs. GUSTAFSSON 2
2 00:56
07/07/2018
Loss
12-3-0
Anthony Pettis
(20-7-0)
Lightweight
157.5 vs 156
Submission (Triangle Choke)
UFC 226: MIOCIC vs. CORMIER
2 00:52
06/25/2017
Loss
12-2-0
Kevin Lee
(15-2-0)
Lightweight
155 vs 156
TKO/RSC
UFC Fight Night: Cheisa vs. Lee
1 04:37
04/16/2016
Win
11-2-0
Beneil Dariush
(12-1-0)
Lightweight
156 vs 156
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
UFC Fight Night 87: Evans vs. Teixeira
2 01:20
12/10/2015
Win
10-2-0
Jim Miller
(25-6-0)
Lightweight
156 vs 155.5
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
UFC Fight Night 80; Namajunas vs VanZant
2 02:57
04/04/2015
Win
9-2-0
Mitchell Clarke
(11-2-0)
Lightweight
155.5 vs 155
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC Fight Night 63: Lamas vs Mendes
3 05:00
09/05/2014
Loss
9-1-0
Joe Lauzon
(23-9-0)
Lightweight
156 vs 155
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage)
UFC Fight Night 50: Mousasi vs Souza
2 02:14
05/24/2014
Win
8-1-0
Francisco Trinaldo
(14-3-0)
Lightweight
156 vs 155
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 173: Barao vs Dillashaw
3 05:00
11/06/2013
Win
7-1-0
Colton Smith
(2-2-0)
Lightweight
156 vs 155
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
UFC Fight for the Troops: Kennedy vs. Natal
1 01:43
07/27/2013
Loss
7-0-0
Jorge Masvidal
(24-7-0)
Lightweight
155.5 vs 155
Submission (Choke)
Fox 8: Johnson vs. Moraga
2 04:59
02/23/2013
Win
6-0-0
Anton Kuivanen
(17-5-0)
Lightweight
156 vs 156
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
UFC 157: Rousey vs Carmouche
2 02:29
06/01/2012
Win
5-0-0
Al Iaquinta
(6-1-1)
Lightweight
156 vs 155
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
TUF Live Finale
1 02:47
05/25/2012
Win
5-0-0
James Vick
(4-0-0)
Lightweight
156 vs 155.5
TKO/RSC
The Ultimate Fighter Season 15 - 05/25/12
2 01:55
05/11/2012
Win
5-0-0
Justin Lawrence
(3-0-0)
Lightweight
155 vs 156
TKO/RSC
The Ultimate Fighter Season 15 - 05/11/12
3 01:02
04/06/2012
Win
5-0-0
Jeremy Larsen
(5-1-0)
Lightweight
155.5 vs 154
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
The Ultimate Fighter Season 15 - 04/06/12
2 05:00
03/09/2012
Win
5-0-0
Johnavon Vistante Jr.
(8-3-0)
Lightweight
156 vs 156
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
The Ultimate Fighter Season 15 - 03/09/12
1 02:05
10/01/2011
Win
4-0-0
Darrell Fenner
(4-4-0)
Middleweight
171.5 vs 179.5
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
CageSport XVI
1 00:45
NSF
07/16/2011
Win
3-0-0
Matt Coble
(4-3-0)

Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Lords of the Cage: Battle at the Bay
1 05:00
NSF
04/28/2011
Win
2-0-0
Evian Rodriguez
(0-2-0)

Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Banner Promotions & LOTC presents: Conquest of the Cage
1 01:03
03/26/2011
Win
1-0-0
Darcy James
(4-3-0)
Middleweight
185 vs 155
Unknown
Battlefield 7: Invasion
1 00:53
NSF
10/30/2010
Win
0-0-0
Andy Paves
(0-0-0)
Welterweight
170.4 vs 170
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Rumble on The Ridge XIV
3 05:00

* 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

Amateur Career Statistics

Current Streak

  • Wins:
    6

Quick Hits

  • Fastest Win:
    03:00
  • Fastest KO:
    00:00
  • Fastest SUB:
    03:00

(T)KO/DEC/SUB Rates

  • Finish Rate:
    66.7%
  • Finished Rate:
    100%
  • Win by Decision Rate:
    33.3%
  • Loss by Decision Rate:
    0%
  • Win by KO Rate:
    0%
  • Loss by KO Rate:
    0%
  • Win by SUB Rate:
    66.7%
  • Loss by SUB Rate:
    100%

Time in cage

  • Pro Record:
    6-1-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Career Length:
    1 years, 9 months, 0 days
  • Rounds Fought:
    13.4
  • Avg. Fights/Year:
    4
  • Longest Layoff:
    0 years, 8 month, 1 days
  • Quickest Turnaround:
    14 days

By the rounds

  • Ave. Rounds (Ws):
    2.2
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ws):
    06:31
  • Ave. Rounds (Ls):
    0.4
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ls):
    01:07

Amateur Fight Record

Date Res. Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
NSF
03/20/2010
Win
5-1-0
Josh Busby
(0-1-0)
Lightweight
Submission (Triangle Choke)
Thunder and Lightning 6
2 00:00
NSF
11/07/2009
Win
4-1-0
Marc Forsyth
(5-4-0)
Lightweight
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
NW Fight Challenge VIII: Punishment
2 01:09
NSF
10/24/2009
Win
3-1-0
Sean Johnson
(1-0-0)
Light-heavyweight
Submission (Arm Bar)
ExciteFIGHT - Italian Invasion
1 03:00
NSF
09/16/2009
Win
2-1-0
Charlie Shultz
(0-0-0)

Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Conquest of the Cage 6
1 03:00
NSF
05/09/2009
Win
1-1-0
Dean Brim
(0-1-0)
Lightweight
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
ExciteFIGHT 05/09/09
5 03:00
NSF
02/21/2009
Win
0-1-0
Bryan Willson
(0-0-0)
Middleweight
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Royal Beat Down 02/21/09
3 03:00
06/20/2008
Loss
0-0-0
Marc Forsyth
(3-4-0)
Lightweight
155 vs 153.5
Submission (Arm Bar)
Sportfight 23
1 01:07

* 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