Cheick Kongo Record: 20-8-2

  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 240 lbs.
  • Reach: 82"
  • STANCE: Orthodox
  • DOB: May 17, 1975
Career statistics:
  • SLpM: 3.51
  • Str. Acc.: 58%
  • SApM: 1.43
  • Str. Def: 54%
  • TD Avg.: 2.20
  • TD Acc.: 63%
  • TD Def.: 53%
  • Sub. Avg.: 0.3

SLpM - Significant Strikes Landed per Minute

Str. Acc. - Significant Striking Accuracy

SApM - Significant Strikes Absorbed per Minute

Str. Def. - Significant Strike Defence (the % of opponents strikes that did not land)

TD Avg. - Average Takedowns Landed per 15 minutes

TD Acc. - Takedown Accuracy

TD Def. - Takedown Defense (the % of opponents TD attempts that did not land)

Sub. Avg. - Average Submissions Attempted per 15 minutes

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W/L Fighter Str Td Sub Pass Event Method Round Time

loss

Cheick Kongo

Roy Nelson

4

2

0

0

0

0

0

0

UFC 159: Jones vs. Sonnen

Apr. 27, 2013

KO/TKO

Punch

1

2:03

win

Cheick Kongo

Shawn Jordan

38

15

0

0

0

0

0

1

UFC 149: Faber vs. Barao

Jul. 21, 2012

U-DEC

3

5:00

loss

Cheick Kongo

Mark Hunt

5

10

0

0

0

0

0

0

UFC 144: Edgar vs. Henderson

Feb. 25, 2012

KO/TKO

Punches

1

2:11

win

Cheick Kongo

Matt Mitrione

44

21

2

0

0

0

1

0

UFC 137: Penn vs. Diaz

Oct. 29, 2011

U-DEC

3

5:00

win

Cheick Kongo

Pat Barry

10

8

0

0

0

0

0

0

UFC on Versus 4

Jun. 26, 2011

KO/TKO

Punch

1

2:39

draw

Cheick Kongo

Travis Browne

58

22

0

2

0

0

0

1

UFC 120: Bisping vs. Akiyama

Oct. 16, 2010

U-DEC

3

5:00

win

Cheick Kongo

Paul Buentello

53

3

9

0

0

0

2

0

UFC on Versus 1

Mar. 21, 2010

SUB

Elbows

3

1:16

loss

Cheick Kongo

Frank Mir

0

2

0

0

0

1

0

0

UFC 107: Penn vs. Sanchez

Dec. 12, 2009

SUB

Guillotine Choke

1

1:12

loss

Cheick Kongo

Cain Velasquez

21

29

1

7

0

2

0

11

UFC 99: The Comeback

Jun. 13, 2009

U-DEC

3

5:00

win

Cheick Kongo

Antoni Hardonk

53

9

2

0

0

0

0

0

UFC 97: Redemption

Apr. 18, 2009

KO/TKO

Punches

2

2:29

win

Cheick Kongo

Mostapha Al-Turk

34

4

1

0

0

0

0

0

UFC 92: The Ultimate 2008

Dec. 27, 2008

KO/TKO

Elbows

1

4:37

win

Cheick Kongo

Dan Evensen

23

2

2

0

0

2

1

0

UFC 87: Seek And Destroy

Aug. 09, 2008

KO/TKO

Punch

1

4:55

loss

Cheick Kongo

Heath Herring

45

57

5

3

0

0

5

3

UFC 82: Pride of a Champion

Mar. 01, 2008

S-DEC

3

5:00

win

Cheick Kongo

Mirko Filipovic

63

15

1

1

0

0

1

2

UFC 75: Champion vs. Champion

Sep. 08, 2007

U-DEC

3

5:00

win

Cheick Kongo

Assuerio Silva

64

13

0

6

1

0

0

5

UFC 70: Nations Collide

Apr. 21, 2007

M-DEC

3

5:00

loss

Cheick Kongo

Carmelo Marrero

18

16

0

6

2

0

2

5

UFC 64: Unstoppable

Oct. 14, 2006

S-DEC

3

5:00

win

Cheick Kongo

Christian Wellisch

17

0

0

1

0

1

0

2

UFC 62: Liddell vs. Sobral

Aug. 26, 2006

KO/TKO

Knee

1

2:51

win

Cheick Kongo

Gilbert Aldana

24

6

1

2

0

0

0

2

UFC 61: Bitter Rivals

Jul. 08, 2006

KO/TKO

1

4:13