Ajax loader

Completed Bout

Jussier Formiga vs. Ulka Sasaki

Main Card | Flyweight · 57 kg

Jussier Formiga defeats Ulka Sasaki via Submission at 4:30 of Round 1

Jussier "Formiga" Formiga
Ulka Sasaki

Formiga
Submission
Round 1

19-5-0   Pro Record At Fight   20-4-2
Climbed to 20-5   Record After Fight   Fell to 20-5
-425 (Heavy Favorite)   Betting Odds   +335 (Moderate Underdog)
Br Brazil   Nationality   Jp Japan
Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil   Fighting out of   Shizuoka, Japan
32 years, 5 months, 1 day   Age at Fight   27 years, 11 months, 1 day
126.0 lbs (57.2 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   125.5 lbs (56.9 kgs)
5'5" (165cm)   Height   5'10" (178cm)
67.0" (170cm)   Reach   71.0" (180cm)
Kimura Nova União   Gym   Wajutsu Keishukai Suruga Dojo
UFC Fight Night 117
  • Bout Information
  • Event: UFC Fight Night 117: St. Preux vs. Okami
  • Date: Friday 09.22.2017 at 10:00 PM ET
  • Referee: Leon Roberts
  • Venue: Saitama Super Arena
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • Location: Saitama, Japan
  • Bout Billing: Main Card (fight 5 of 10)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 57 kg (125.0 lbs)
  • TV Commentary: Todd Grisham, Dan Hardy
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Main Card
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Dan Hardy
  • Formiga Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Sasaki Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Event Links:

Formiga vs. Sasaki Wiki

Edit Tapology wikis about fighters, bouts, events and more. Help build MMA knowledge online: Update Wiki

Formiga vs. Sasaki Fight Predictions

Tapology Community Predictions: 1096  
.
KO/TKO
.
Submission
.
Decision
Formiga
83%
Sasaki
17%
  • MMAFighting.com : Invicta FC 30 weigh-in video, results
  • MMAFighting.com : Joaquim Silva says he cut 27 pounds in one day to make weight on TUF Brazil
  • MMAFighting.com : Alexa Grasso details injury that forced her out of UFC Lincoln fight with Angela Hill
  • MMAFighting.com : David Zawada thinks KSW was the perfect preparation for his UFC debut
  • MMAFighting.com : Muslim Salikhov flagged by USADA for failed drug test
  • MMAFighting.com : Invicta FC 30 weigh-in results
  • MMAFighting.com : ‘Jacare’ to fight Branch at UFC 230
  • MMAFighting.com : Nick Hein: In Brazil everyone was shouting ‘die’, in Germany everyone will shout ‘Hein’ 
  • MMAFighting.com : Alexander Gustafsson says he’s willing to move up to heavyweight to fight Daniel Cormier
  • MMAFighting.com : Corey Anderson thinks Daniel Cormier could wait for Jon Jones to return before defending light heavyweight crown
  • MMAFighting.com : Nasrat Haqparast says he feels like a “new human” compared to short-notice UFC debut
  • MMAFighting.com : Glover Teixeira thinks a “great victory” over Corey Anderson puts him title contention
  • MMAFighting.com : Glover Teixeira thinks a ‘great victory’ over Corey Anderson puts him in title contention
  • MMAFighting.com : Glover Teixeira thinks a ‘great victory’ over Corey Anderson puts him title contention
  • MMAFighting.com : Anthony Smith open to fighting Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 227 if he leaves Hamburg uninjured
  • MMAFighting.com : Shogun Rua ‘grateful’ and ‘surprised’ by Daniel Cormier saying he is next in line for title shot
  • MMAFighting.com : Shogun Rua “grateful” and “surprised” by Daniel Cormier saying he is next in line for title shot
  • MMAFighting.com : Forty-five years after death, Bruce Lee’s influence still being felt in modern MMA
  • MMAFighting.com : VIDEO: UFC Hamburg media day face-offs
  • MMAFighting.com : Morning Report: Colby Covington explains why he won’t fight Tyron Woodley in September