Aljamain Sterling

"The Funk Master"
19 3
Wins Losses
Birth date July 31, 1989 (age 31)
Birth place Cortland, New York, United States
Height 5 ft 7 in (1.70 m)
Weight 135 lb (61 kg)
Reach 71 in (1.80 m)
#1 UFC Bantamweight Contender

UFC Rankings

Fights

WIN
Aljamain Sterling
UFC 250
Jun 6, 2020
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R1 – 1:28
WIN
Aljamain Sterling
UFC 238
Jun 8, 2019
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Aljamain Sterling
UFC on ESPN: Ngannou vs. Velasquez
Feb 17, 2019
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Aljamain Sterling #8
UFC 228
Sep 8, 2018
Submission (Suloev stretch)
R2 – 3:42
WIN
Aljamain Sterling #8
UFC Fight Night: Barboza vs. Lee
Apr 21, 2018
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Aljamain Sterling #8
UFC Fight Night: Swanson vs. Ortega
Dec 9, 2017
KO (knee)
R1 – 1:07
WIN
Aljamain Sterling #8 [BW]
UFC 214
Jul 29, 2017
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Aljamain Sterling #8
Augusto Mendes
UFC on Fox: Johnson vs. Reis
Apr 15, 2017
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Aljamain Sterling #7
UFC on Fox: Shevchenko vs. Peña
Jan 28, 2017
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Aljamain Sterling #4
UFC Fight Night: Almeida vs. Garbrandt
May 29, 2016
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Aljamain Sterling #5
UFC Fight Night: Namajunas vs. VanZant
Dec 10, 2015
Submission (guillotine choke)
R2 – 4:18
WIN
Aljamain Sterling
UFC on Fox: Machida vs. Rockhold
Apr 18, 2015
Submission (arm-triangle choke)
R3 – 2:11
WIN
Aljamain Sterling
Hugo Viana
UFC Fight Night: Cerrone vs. Miller
Jul 16, 2014
TKO (punches)
R3 – 3:50
WIN
Aljamain Sterling
Cody Gibson
UFC 170
Feb 22, 2014
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Aljamain Sterling
Joel Roberts
CFFC 30: Sterling vs. Roberts
Nov 2, 2013
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R1 – 1:49
WIN
Aljamain Sterling
Sidemar Honorio
CFFC 16: Williams vs. Jacoby
Aug 24, 2012
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R2 – 4:05
WIN
Aljamain Sterling
Casey Johnson
CFFC 14: No Mercy
Apr 14, 2012
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R3 – 2:11
WIN
Aljamain Sterling
Sean Santella
CFFC 11: Danger Zone!
Oct 22, 2011
Decision (unanimous)
R5 – 5:00
WIN
Aljamain Sterling
Evan Chmielski
CFFC 10: Black Eye
Jul 23, 2011
TKO (punches)
R1 – 4:58
WIN
Aljamain Sterling
Claudio Ledesma
Ring of Combat 36
Jun 17, 2011
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Aljamain Sterling
Harley Leimbach
EFC: Bragging Rights 2
May 21, 2011
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R1 – 4:01
WIN
Aljamain Sterling
Sergio da Silva
UCC 4: Supremacy
Apr 22, 2011
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00