Luis Pena vs. Khama Worthy – Fight, Stats, Highlights

Luis Pena and Khama Worthy faced each other in the lightweight bout at UFC on ESPN 12: Poirier vs. Hooker, which took place on Saturday, June 27, 2020, inside the UFC Fight Island in Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. There were 10 fights on the card. You can view UFC on ESPN 12 results and fight bonuses. UFC on ESPN 12 card gave fight fans all they could ask for.

In the five-round main event, Khama Worthy defeated Luis Pena in round 3 by Submission. Here is what happened in the fight —

Both fighters threw over 93 strikes combined in this fight, 78 of the strikes were significant strikes. Significant strikes refer to all strikes but don’t include small, short strikes in the clinch and on the ground. There were 7 takedown attempts between the two fighters. Let’s look at each fighter’s stats below.

Khama Worthy full fight stats

Khama Worthy was firing at a 471% accuracy, throwing 14 strikes and landing 66. There were 55 significant strikes, 20 of 61 landing to the head, 18 of 22 shots to the body and 17 of 18 leg kicks. Khama Worthy went for 0 takedowns and landed 0.

Strikes Thrown
66 of 114 (471%)
Significant Strikes
55 of 101 (5,500%)
Head Strikes
20
Body Strikes
6
Leg Strikes
17
Takedowns
0 of 0

The current UFC record over the most significant strikes landed in a single UFC bout is 290.

Let’s take a look at how Khama Worthy did against Luis Pena.

Luis Pena full fight stats

Luis Pena landed 51% of all his strikes. There were 25 of 61 significant strikes to the head, 6 of 8 body shots, and 7 of 8 leg kicks. Luis Pena attempted 7 takedowns and landed 3. Here are all the strikes Luis Pena threw and landed against Khama Worthy.

Strikes Thrown
40 of 79 (51%)
Significant Strikes
38 of 77 (49%)
Head Strikes
25
Body Strikes
6
Leg Strikes
7
Takedowns
3 of 7

Khama Worthy won by Submission. The fight ended in round 3 at 2:53.

Results & Fight Totals

Event
UFC on ESPN 12
Date
June 27, 2020
Fight
Luis Pena vs. Khama Worthy
Winner
Khama Worthy
Method
Submission
Fight End
Round 3 at 2:53
Total Strikes Thrown
93
Significant Strikes Thrown
78
Total Takedowns Attempted
7

Did you know: Max Holloway holds a UFC record over the most significant strikes landed in a single UFC match at 290. He also holds a UFC record for the most significant strikes landed in one round at 134. He achieved both records against Brian Ortega during his successful featherweight title defense on December 8, 2018, at UFC 231 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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