Over the past month, Yan worked with a new Brazilian jiu-jitsu coach in ATT’s Marcos “Parrumpa” DaMatta, celebrated his 28th birthday on a 90-foot yacht, drove around in Italian sports cars and became proficient at chess.Mar 4, 2021
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The Russian fighter lost his bantamweight title Saturday at UFC 259 after landing an illegal knee on Sterling (20-3 MMA, 12-3 UFC) in the fourth round of their championship bout. After Sterling was unable to continue, referee Mark Smith deemed the result a disqualification loss for Yan. “You saw everything.Mar 7, 2021
Disqualification may occur after any combination of fouls or after a flagrant foul at the discretion of the referee. Fouls may result in a point being deducted by the official scorekeeper from the offending contestant’s score. Only a referee can assess a foul.
Knee kicking to the face and head of a fighter in the state of any ground position including 4-point position etc. is also illegal.
That last line was a clear reference to Sterling, nicknamed “Funkmaster.” Yan lost the bantamweight title to Sterling in controversial fashion at UFC 259 when Yan was disqualified for landing an illegal knee to a grounded opponent.Jun 18, 2021
Aljamain Sterling UFC 259 results, highlights: Aljamain Sterling earns 135-pound title after Petr Yan’s illegal knee leads to DQ. Aljamain Sterling is the new UFC bantamweight champion of the world, and it happened in one of the most unimaginable ways possible.Mar 7, 2021
In one of the biggest brain fades in UFC championship fight history, Petr Yan has been disqualified from his bantamweight title fight against Aljamain Sterling at UFC 259 after throwing an illegal knee. Yan drove his right knee directly into Sterling’s face, but the challenger was downed at the time.Mar 6, 2021
Aljamain Sterling Men Division Champion Since Welterweight Kamaru Usman Mar 2, 2019 Lightweight Charles Oliveira May 15, 2021 Featherweight Alexander Volkanovski Dec 14, 2019 Bantamweight Aljamain Sterling Mar 6, 2021
Petr Yan Record: 15-2-0 W/L Fighter Event loss Petr Yan Aljamain Sterling UFC 259: Blachowicz vs. Adesanya Mar. 06, 2021 win Petr Yan Jose Aldo UFC 251: Usman vs. Masvidal Jul. 11, 2020 win Petr Yan Urijah Faber UFC 245: Usman vs. Covington Dec. 14, 2019 win Petr Yan Jimmie Rivera UFC 238: Cejudo vs. …
Petr Evgenyevich Yan (Russian: Пётр Евгеньевич Ян; born 11 February 1993) is a Russian professional mixed martial artist competing in the bantamweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), where he is a former UFC Bantamweight Champion. Petr Yan By decision 7 Losses 2 By decision 1 By disqualification 1