Ryo
Chonan
15-10-0( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 14 fights.
Record: 15-10-0
Summary: Fighting Spirit

Fighter Info

Nickname: Piranha
From: Yamagata City Japan
Age: 38
Height: 5' 9" ( 175 cm )
Weight: 170 lb ( 77 kg )

Media

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
401
38% Successful
152
Types of Successful Strikes
0
152
65% Standing
13%
22%
99
20
33
Striking Defense
61
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
4
50% Successful
2
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
0
0
4
Takedown Defense
39
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Loss
Ryo Chonan
DREAM - New Year! 2011
Dec 31, 2011
51
38
2
0
0
0
8
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Ryo Chonan
Andrews Nakahara
DREAM 13
Mar 22, 2010
50
33
1
0
0
1
6
0
R2 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Ryo Chonan
Apr 18, 2009
34
31
3
2
0
0
7
0
R3 Decision - Split
Loss
Ryo Chonan
Dec 27, 2008
79
63
0
0
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Ryo Chonan
Sep 6, 2008
23
18
0
2
0
1
0
4
R3 Decision - Split
Loss
Ryo Chonan
Nov 17, 2007
49
35
7
0
0
0
4
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Paulo Filho
Ryo Chonan
PRIDE Bushido 12
Aug 27, 2006
3
0
1
0
1
0
2
0
R1 Submission
Win
Ryo Chonan
Joey Villasenor
PRIDE Bushido 11
Jun 4, 2006
54
36
1
1
0
0
2
1
R2 Decision - Split
Loss
Ryo Chonan
PRIDE Bushido 9: The Tournament
Sep 25, 2005
5
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Loss
Ryo Chonan
PRIDE Bushido 8
Jul 17, 2005
10
13
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Ryo Chonan
Antonio Schembri
PRIDE Bushido 7
May 22, 2005
28
1
0
2
0
0
0
1
R2 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Ryo Chonan
PRIDE Shockwave 2004
Dec 31, 2004
43
44
2
3
1
2
0
1
R3 Submission
Win
Ryo Chonan
PRIDE Bushido 5
Oct 14, 2004
51
6
1
1
1
1
5
4
R2 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Ryo Chonan
PRIDE Bushido 3
May 23, 2004
20
14
3
0
1
1
14
0
R2 Decision - Unanimous

Biography

When and why did you start training for fighting? I was just a fan in the beginning, but that eventually led to me wanting to get in the ring and try it out myself.

Accomplishments in amateur competition?
Took first place in the U-File grappling tournament

Accomplishments in pro competition?
Third Deep Middleweight Champion

Ranks in any martial arts styles:
None

Favorite grappling technique:
Leg Locks

Favorite Striking technique:
Face stomps. Too bad I won't be able to use them in the
UFC. (Laughs)

Do you have any heroes?
Dan Henderson, Hidehiko Yoshida, and Tsuyoshi Kohsaka

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC?
UFC is the biggest event in the World. It is my first time to fight in a cage and I am really looking forward to it.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn?
No

What was your job before you started fighting?
Construction Worker; I made many buildings in Tokyo

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