Michael Chiesa

"Maverick"
17 4
Wins Losses
Birth date December 7, 1987 (age 32)
Birth place Aurora, Colorado, United States
Height 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight 171 lb (78 kg)
Reach 75 in (1.92 m)
#8 UFC Welterweight Contender

UFC Rankings

Fights

WIN
Michael Chiesa
UFC Fight Night: Blaydes vs. dos Santos
Jan 25, 2020
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Michael Chiesa
UFC 239
Jul 6, 2019
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Michael Chiesa #10 [LW]
UFC 232
Dec 29, 2018
Submission (kimura)
R2 – 0:56
LOSS
Michael Chiesa #9
UFC 226
Jul 6, 2018
Submission (triangle armbar)
R2 – 0:52
LOSS
Michael Chiesa #6
UFC Fight Night: Chiesa vs. Lee
Jun 25, 2017
Technical Submission (rear-naked choke)
R1 – 4:37
WIN
Michael Chiesa #14
UFC on Fox: Teixeira vs. Evans
Apr 16, 2016
Submission (standing rear-naked choke)
R2 – 1:20
WIN
Michael Chiesa
UFC Fight Night: Namajunas vs. VanZant
Dec 10, 2015
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R2 – 2:57
WIN
Michael Chiesa
Mitch Clarke
UFC Fight Night: Mendes vs. Lamas
Apr 4, 2015
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Michael Chiesa
UFC Fight Night: Jacare vs. Mousasi
Sep 5, 2014
TKO (doctor stoppage)
R2 – 2:14
WIN
Michael Chiesa
UFC 173
May 24, 2014
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Michael Chiesa
Colton Smith
UFC: Fight for the Troops 3
Nov 6, 2013
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R2 – 1:41
LOSS
Michael Chiesa
UFC on Fox: Johnson vs. Moraga
Jul 27, 2013
Submission (D'Arce choke)
R2 – 4:59
WIN
Michael Chiesa
Anton Kuivanen
UFC 157
Feb 23, 2013
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R2 – 2:29
WIN
Michael Chiesa
The Ultimate Fighter: Live Finale
Jun 1, 2012
Technical Submission (rear-naked choke)
R1 – 2:47
WIN
Michael Chiesa
Darrell Fenner
CageSport 16
Oct 1, 2011
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R1 – 0:45
WIN
Michael Chiesa
Matt Coble
Lords of the Cage 6
Jul 16, 2011
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R1 – 2:13
WIN
Michael Chiesa
Evian Rodriguez
Lords of the Cage 5
Apr 28, 2011
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R1 – 1:03
WIN
Michael Chiesa
Darcy James
Battlefield Fight League 7
Mar 26, 2011
Submission (D'Arce choke)
R1 – 0:53
WIN
Michael Chiesa
Andy Paves
Rumble on the Ridge 14
Oct 20, 2010
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Michael Chiesa
Brian Wilson
Arnett Promotions 3
Feb 21, 2009
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Michael Chiesa
Charon Spain
Thunder and Lightning
Aug 16, 2008
Submission (triangle choke)
R2 – N/A