On Saturday night at UFC 259, Petr Yan lost his UFC bantamweight title when he illegally kneed Aljamain Sterling in the head. The blow was ruled an intentional knee to the head of a downed opponent and the fight was stopped, resulting in a disqualification for Yan and the crowning of a new champion.Mar 11, …
A tremendous pressure fighter, Yan’s game is built around his hyper-intelligent striking. Yan’s background in Muay Thai is also evident by his strength in the clinch. He comes across as influenced by the old-school Muay Mat style, but perhaps without the power. And certainly with better footwork.Feb 19, 2021
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A mma sources reported in 2019, that Yan earned $66,000 straight money for each of his fight and $66,000 as of winning bonus.
Yan was winning the bout with Aljamain Sterling at UFC 259, when he launched an illegal knee to Sterling’s head while he was a downed opponent. Because of these two factors, Yan was disqualified, forfeiting his UFC bantamweight belt to Sterling, as a result.Mar 14, 2021
Aljamain Sterling is an American bantamweight fighter currently signed to the UFC. He is a Purple belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and a former NCAA Division III wrestler. He trains out of Team Bombsquad in Cortland, New York.
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By disqualification Res. Record Opponent Loss 15–2 Aljamain Sterling Win 15–1 José Aldo Win 14–1 Urijah Faber Win 13–1 Jimmie Rivera
28 years (February 11, 1993) Petr Yan/Age
Aljamain Sterling Record: 20-3-0 W/L Fighter Str loss Aljamain Sterling Marlon Moraes 3 7 win Aljamain Sterling Renan Barao 71 19 win Aljamain Sterling Augusto Mendes 83 30 loss Aljamain Sterling Raphael Assuncao 52 39
Fan-favorite bantamweight Aljamain Sterling has reached a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu milestone that many competitors take years to accomplish. He’s been awarded a black belt in the martial art by Matt Serra according to a post on his official Instagram on Sunday. What a journey it has been to reach this point as a BJJ player.Aug 4, …
American Aljamain Sterling/Nationality