Alessio SAKARA’s Best KNOCKOUT

Alessio Sakara vs Joe Vedepo. AWESOME KO with Head Kick!!!

about ALESSIO SAKARA

Alessio Sakara (born September 2, 1981) is an Italian professional mixed martial artist, former professional boxer and Sanshou kickboxer, currently competing in the Light Heavyweight division of Bellator MMA. A professional competitor since 2002, Sakara has also formerly competed for the UFC, Jungle Fight, Cage Warriors, and M-1 Global.

Mixed martial arts record

Res. Record Opponent Method Event Date Round Time Location Notes
Win 18–11 (2) Brian Rogers KO (punches) Bellator 152 April 16, 2016 2 2:29 Torino, Italy Bellator Debut
Win 17–11 (2) Dib Akil TKO (punches) Final Fight Championship 19 September 18, 2015 1 1:32 Linz, Austria
NC 16–11 (2) Maciej Browarski NC (overturned loss) Final Fight Championship 16 December 6, 2014 1 3:20 Vienna, Austria Return to Light Heavyweight.
Loss 16–11 (1) Nico Musoke Submission (armbar) UFC Fight Night: Machida vs. Munoz October 26, 2013 1 3:07 Manchester, England
Loss 16–10 (1) Patrick Côté DQ (punches to back of head) UFC 154 November 17, 2012 1 1:26 Montreal, Quebec, Canada Sakara disqualified for landing multiple punches to the back of the head.
Loss 16–9 (1) Brian Stann KO (punches) UFC on Fuel TV: Gustafsson vs. Silva April 14, 2012 1 2:26 Stockholm, Sweden
Loss 16–8 (1) Chris Weidman Decision (unanimous) UFC Live: Sanchez vs. Kampmann March 3, 2011 3 5:00 Louisville, Kentucky, United States
Win 16–7 (1) James Irvin TKO (punch) UFC Live: Vera vs. Jones March 21, 2010 1 3:01 Broomfield, Colorado, United States
Win 15–7 (1) Thales Leites Decision (split) UFC 101 August 8, 2009 3 5:00 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Win 14–7 (1) Joe Vedepo KO (head kick) UFC Fight Night: Diaz vs. Neer September 17, 2008 1 1:27 Omaha, Nebraska, United States Knockout of the Night.
Loss 13–7 (1) Chris Leben KO (punches) UFC 82 March 1, 2008 1 3:16 Columbus, Ohio, United States Middleweight debut.
Win 13–6 (1) James Lee TKO (punches) UFC 80 January 19, 2008 1 1:30 Newcastle, England
Loss 12–6 (1) Houston Alexander TKO (knee and punches) UFC 75 September 8, 2007 1 1:01 London, England
Win 12–5 (1) Victor Valimaki TKO (punches) UFC 70 April 21, 2007 1 1:44 Manchester, England
Loss 11–5 (1) Drew McFedries TKO (punches) UFC 65 November 18, 2006 1 4:07 Sacramento, California, United States
Loss 11–4 (1) Dean Lister Submission (triangle choke) UFC 60 May 27, 2006 1 1:20 Los Angeles, California, United States
Win 11–3 (1) Elvis Sinosic Decision (unanimous) UFC 57 February 4, 2006 3 5:00 Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
NC 10–3 (1) Ron Faircloth NC (groin strike) UFC 55 October 7, 2005 2 0:10 Uncasville, Connecticut, United States Sakara kicked in the groin.
Win 10–3 Frank Amaugou Decision (unanimous) King of the Ring February 19, 2005 3 N/A Milan, Italy
Win 9–3 Tihamer Brunner TKO (punches) Ring Fight November 20, 2004 N/A N/A Bergamo, Italy
Loss 8–3 Assuerio Silva Decision (unanimous) Jungle Fight 3 October 23, 2004 3 5:00 Manaus, Brazil
Win 8–2 Eduardo Maiorino KO (punches) Real Fight 1 July 30, 2004 1 0:30 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Win 7–2 Unknown fighter KO (punches) WXF: X-Impact World Championships 2003 December 3, 2003 1 2:02 Seoul, South Korea
Win 6–2 Rafael Tatu TKO (doctor stoppage) Meca 9: Meca World Vale Tudo 9 August 1, 2003 2 4:18 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Win 5–2 Damien Riccio Decision (unanimous) Martial Arts Day May 11, 2003 2 6:00 Rome, Italy
Win 4–2 David Mortelette TKO (punches) Resa Dei Conti 6 December 20, 2002 1 1:12 Livorno, Italy
Loss 3–2 Roman Zentsov Decision (unanimous) M-1 MFC: Russia vs. the World 4 November 15, 2002 2 5:00 St. Petersburg, Russia
Loss 3–1 Simon Holmes Submission (rear-naked choke) CWFC 1: Armageddon July 27, 2002 1 4:50 London, England Cage Warriors 1 Tournament Final.
Win 3–0 Adam Woolmer Submission (kimura) CWFC 1: Armageddon July 27, 2002 1 0:21 London, England Cage Warriors 1 Tournament Semifinal.
Win 2–0 Mastioli Mastioli Submission (armbar) Fight Night June 21, 2002 1 0:20 Pomezia, Italy
Win 1–0 Paolo Di Clementi KO (punches) Fight Night June 21, 2002 1 0:13 Pomezia, Italy