Dominick
Cruz
20-1-0( W-L-D )
Current Rank: #2 Bantamweight

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 11 fights.
Record: 20-1-0
Summary: Conditioning and Punching Power

Fighter Info

From: San Diego, California, California USA
Fights Out Of: San Diego, CA USA
Age: 30
Height: 5' 8" ( 172 cm )
Weight: 135 lb ( 61 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
1879
31% Successful
581
Types of Successful Strikes
0
581
75% Standing
12%
13%
437
68
76
Striking Defense
76
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
79
57% Successful
45
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
1
27
2
Takedown Defense
83
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Win
Dominick Cruz
Sep 27, 2014
26
2
2
0
0
0
1
0
R1 KO/TKO
Dominick Cruz
Oct 1, 2011
60
63
10
1
1
0
8
0
R5 Decision - Unanimous
Dominick Cruz
Jul 2, 2011
90
50
4
1
0
0
0
0
R5 Decision - Unanimous
Dominick Cruz
WEC 53: Henderson vs. Pettis
Dec 16, 2010
117
42
6
2
0
0
1
0
R5 Decision - Unanimous
Dominick Cruz
WEC 50: Cruz vs. Benavidez
Aug 18, 2010
58
35
6
0
0
1
3
0
R5 Decision - Split
Dominick Cruz
WEC 47: Bowles vs. Cruz
Mar 6, 2010
42
15
2
0
0
0
0
0
R2 TKO - Doctor's Stoppage
Win
Dominick Cruz
WEC 42: Torres vs. Bowles
Aug 9, 2009
36
31
6
0
0
1
4
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Dominick Cruz
WEC 40: Torres vs. Mizugaki
Apr 5, 2009
30
12
7
0
0
0
9
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Dominick Cruz
WEC 38: Varner vs. Cerrone
Jan 25, 2009
57
32
0
2
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Dominick Cruz
WEC 34: Faber vs. Pulver
Jun 1, 2008
61
33
0
0
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Dominick Cruz
WEC 26: Condit vs. Alessio
Mar 24, 2007
4
4
0
2
1
0
1
1
R1 Submission

Biography

Training: 3 practices on Monday. Two a days Tues-Fri and one practice on Sat. BJJ, wrestling, boxing,and kickboxing are among the skills focused on.

When and why did you start training for fighting? I wrestled my whole life and I wanted to continue to compete.

What ranks and titles have you held? Total Combat 145 & 155 lb champion. Number 1 ranked ROTC fighter.

Do you have any heroes? My mom

What is your favorite technique? Uppercut

What was your job before you started fighting? Customer service rep

Career

Trained With

Brandon Vera
Brandon Vera
12-7-0, 1NC
( W-L-D )
Phil Davis
Phil Davis
13-3-0, 1NC
( W-L-D )

Key Opponents

Urijah Faber
Urijah Faber
32-7-0
( W-L-D )
Demetrious Johnson
Demetrious Johnson
21-2-1
( W-L-D )

Key Fights

Result
Opponent
Event
Replay
Win
Urijah Faber UFC® 132 Cruz vs. Faber
Win
Urijah Faber UFC® 132 Cruz vs. Faber

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