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"El Pantera"

10-2-0

Yair Rodriguez

Yair "El Pantera" Rodriguez
  • Given Name: Yair Rodriguez Portillo
  • MMA Record: 10-2-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname: El Pantera
  • Current Streak: 1 Loss
  • Age: 25 | Date of Birth: 1992.10.06
  • Last Fight: May 13, 2017 in UFC
  • Weight Class: Featherweight | Last Weigh-In: 146.0 lbs
  • Affiliation: VFS Academy
  • Height: 5'11" (180cm) | Reach: 71.0" (180cm)
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $342,000 USD
  • Born: Parral, Chihuahua, Mexico
  • Fighting out of: Chicago, Illinois
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Yair Rodriguez Featherweight Ranking History

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Yair Rodriguez MMA Fight Record

Record by Year and By Promotion

Pro Results Opponent Event Date
Confirmed Upcoming Bout

Ru Zabit Magomedsharipov
10-2-0 15-1-0

Us UFC 228
Main Card | Featherweight | 145 lbs

2018.09.08
Loss | KO/TKO
5:00 Round 2 of 3, 10:00 Total

Us Frankie Edgar
10-1-0 21-5-1

Us UFC 211: Miocic vs. Dos Santos 2
Main Card | Featherweight | 145 lbs

2017.05.13
Odds: +110 (Near Even) | Weigh-In: 146.0 lbs (66.2 kgs) | Referee: Chris Reed
Win | KO/TKO | Strikes
0:24 Round 2 of 5, 5:24 Total

Us BJ Penn
9-1-0 16-10-2

Us UFC Fight Night 103: Rodriguez vs. Penn
Main Event | Featherweight | 145 lbs

2017.01.15
Odds: -425 (Heavy Favorite) | Disclosed Pay: $150,000 ($50K Base, $50K Bonus, $50K Perf/Night) | Weigh-In: 145.0 lbs (65.8 kgs) | Referee: John McCarthy
#16 Best MMA Knockout of the Year 2017
UFC Fight Night 103 Performance of the Night
Win | Decision | Split
5 Rounds, 25:00 Total

Us Alex Caceres
8-1-0 12-8-0

Us UFC Fight Night 92: Caceres vs. Rodriguez
Main Event | Featherweight | 145 lbs

2016.08.06
Odds: -275 (Moderate Favorite) | Disclosed Pay: $50,000 Fight/Night | Weigh-In: 146.0 lbs (66.2 kgs) | Referee: Herb Dean
#26 Best MMA Fight of the Year for 2016
UFC Fight Night 92 Fight of the Night
Win | KO/TKO | Kick
2:15 Round 2 of 3, 7:15 Total

Us Andre Fili
7-1-0 15-3-0

Us UFC 197: Jones vs. Saint Preux
Main Card | Featherweight | 145 lbs

2016.04.23
Odds: -115 (Near Even) | Disclosed Pay: $92,000 ($21K Base, $21K Bonus, $50K Perf/Night) | Weigh-In: 145.5 lbs (66.0 kgs) | Referee: Dan Miragliotta
#94 Greatest Knockout of All Time
#1 Best MMA Knockout of the Year 2016
UFC 197 Performance of the Night
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Nz Daniel Hooker
6-1-0 12-5-0

Us UFC 192: Cormier vs. Gustafsson
Preliminary Card | Featherweight | 145 lbs

2015.10.03
Odds: -355 (Moderate Favorite) | Weigh-In: 145.0 lbs (65.8 kgs) | Referee: Kerry Hatley
Win | Decision | Split
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Us Charles Rosa
5-1-0 10-1-0

Mx UFC 188: Velasquez vs. Werdum
Main Card | Featherweight | 145 lbs

2015.06.13
Odds: +180 (Slight Underdog) | Disclosed Pay: $50,000 Fight/Night | Weigh-In: 145.0 lbs (65.8 kgs) | Referee: Mario Yamasaki
#24 Best MMA Fight of the Year for 2015
UFC 188 Fight of the Night
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Ni Leonardo Morales
4-1-0 5-0-0

Mx UFC 180: Werdum vs. Hunt
Preliminary Card | Tournament Finals | 145 lbs

2014.11.15
Odds: -165 (Slight Favorite) | Weigh-In: 145.0 lbs (65.8 kgs) | Referee: Mario Yamasaki
Win | KO/TKO
Exhibition Bout
3:55 Round 1 of 2

Mx Rodolfo Rubio Perez
4-1-0 12-6-0

Us The Ultimate Fighter Latin America Season 1
Main Card | Featherweight | 145 lbs

2014.06.18
Referee: Herb Dean
Win | Submission | Choke
Exhibition Bout
2:18 Round 2 of 2, 7:18 Total

Pa Humberto Brown Morrison
4-1-0 4-4-0

Us The Ultimate Fighter Latin America Season 1
Main Card | Featherweight | 145 lbs

2014.05.30
Referee: Jason Herzog
Win | Submission | Armlock

Us Angelo Duarte

Us Nemesis Promotions

2014.04.04
Win | KO/TKO | Knee

Mx Edgar Juarez

Mx Mexican Fighters Promotions

2013.02.16
Loss | KO/TKO | Punches

Us Roberto Herrera

Mx Mexican Fighters Promotions

2012.12.20
Win | Submission | Choke
0:50 Round 3 of 3, 10:50 Total

Mx Carlos Ricardo
1-0-0 0-0-0

Mx TSC 1: The Supreme Cage
Main Card | Featherweight | 145 lbs

2012.03.10
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Jonatan Guzman

Mx Mexican Fighters Promotions

2011.10.10

Yair Rodriguez Wiki Update Wiki

The Ultimate Fighter : Latin America
Episode 4 Rodriguez Def. Humberto Brown by Triangle Choke in Round 2
Episode 9 Rodriguez Def. Rodolfo Rubio by Verbal Submission  in Round 1
The Ultimate Fighter Latin America Finale  Rodriguez Def. Leonardo Morales by Unanimous Decision

Last updated 11.15.2014, 10:00 PM ET
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