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Cory Sandhagen
#2 Bantamweight Division • 13-2-0 (W-L-D)

Stats & Records

  • 4
    Wins by Knockout
  • 3
    Wins by Submission
  • 5
    Wins by Decision
Striking accuracy 49% 49%

Striking accuracy

Sig. Strikes Landed
346
Sig. Strikes Attempted
707
Grappling accuracy 50% 50%

Grappling accuracy

Takedowns Landed
1
Takedowns Attempted
8
6.95
Sig. Str. Landed
Per Min
4.08
Sig. Str. Absorbed
Per Min
1.20
Takedown avg
Per 15 Min
0.60
Submission avg
Per 15 Min
58
%
Sig. Str. Defense
33
%
Takedown Defense
0.60
Knockdown Ratio
08:18
Average fight time

Sig. Str. By Position

Standing
239 (69%)
Clinch
24 (7%)
Ground
83 (24%)

Sig. Str. by target

62% 216 Head 17% 58 Body 21% 72 Leg

Win By Way

KO/TKO
4 (33%)
DEC
5 (42%)
SUB
3 (25%)

Event Results

Biography

Status
Active
Hometown
Aurora, United States
Age
28
Height
71.00
Weight
135.00
Octagon Debut
Jan. 28, 2018
Reach
70.00
Leg reach
40.00
Q & A

When and why did you start training for fighting? I don’t have an exciting story. I saw it on TV and signed up.

What ranks and titles have you held? Amateur North American and World kickboxing title. Brown belt in BJJ. Undefeated kickboxer

Do you have any heroes? Martin Luther King and Bob Marley

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It’s another step that validates I’m on the right path of being the best fighter in the world.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? CU Boulder. Psychology BA

What was your job before you started fighting? I work for a nonprofit that helps abused and neglected kids. I still currently work there and love it. Mount Saint Vincent’s in Denver

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? WKA World kickboxing champ
Favorite grappling technique: Leg locks
Favorite Striking technique: My defense