Jason
Saggo
11-2-0( W-L-D )
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Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 3 fights.
Record: 11-2-0
Summary: Grappling

Fighter Info

From: Toronto Canada
Fights Out Of: Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island Canada
Age: 30
Height: 5' 11" ( 180 cm )
Weight: 155 lb ( 70 kg )
Reach 71"
Leg Reach 40"

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
109
54% Successful
59
Types of Successful Strikes
0
59
27%
66% Ground
16
4
39
Striking Defense
41
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
19
42% Successful
8
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
0
18
2
Takedown Defense
N/A
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
UPCOMING
Jason Saggo
UFC Fight Night: MacDonald vs Thompson
Jun 18, 2016
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Win
Jason Saggo
Mar 5, 2016
20
1
0
1
0
0
2
0
R1 KO/TKO
Loss
Jason Saggo
Oct 4, 2014
29
51
6
1
0
0
7
1
R3 Decision - Split
Win
Jason Saggo
Jun 14, 2014
10
6
2
0
0
1
9
0
R1 KO/TKO

Biography

TRAINING: 
Morning Session 9am – 11am: Technique-focused practice working on specific aspects of MMA. Ex. Footwork, sweeps, hand speed, power, submissions, takedown, etc.
Evening Session 7 – 9:45pm: Warm-up, Technique, then Situational Sparring in either Wrestling, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu or Muay Thai.

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started training in martial arts when I was in University. My friend saw me hitting the heavy bag one day and asked me if I wanted to stick around for a Muay Thai / Karate class. I did the one class and I was hooked.

What ranks and titles have you held? I hold a black belt under Royler Gracie. Pan-Asian Grappling champion.

Do you have any heroes? I look up to my head instructor Paul Abel

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It’s been a dream of mine since I started this journey. It’s such an incredible feeling to have all of your hard work come to fruition.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I went to the University of Guelph. I initially began studying Computer Science then I switched over to studying Philosophy and Psychology and obtained a Bachelor of Arts Degree.

What was your job before you started fighting?
I’ve had many jobs – forest firefighter, deep freezer worker and, most recently, Personal Trainer.

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition?
I won a four-man MMA tournament in Thailand in a weight class above mine.

Specific accomplishments in pro competition?
100% Finish Ratio

Favorite grappling technique:
Triangle

Favorite striking technique:
Elbows
• Pro since 2009

• Eight wins by submission (5 RNC, armbar, 2 triangle), three by KO – has finished all wins

• Has won 6 of his last 7

• Six first round finishes

• Lone pre-UFC loss was via split decision to UFC vet Jesse Ronson in August of 2011

Career

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