Kelvin Gastelum Next Fight

Last Modified Jun 21, 2024 09:01 GMT
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Kelvin Gastelum is an American professional mixed martial artist who is signed with the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). He was born on October 24, 1991, in San Jose, California, USA. Gastelum was drawn towards mixed martial arts after an early stint with wrestling; he earned his black belt in 10th Planet Jiu-jitsu under Brian Beaumont.


Kelvin Gastelum made his professional mixed martial arts debut on December 11, 2010, against Jose Sanchez at Latin American Fighter 1: Border Wars. He shut Sanchez’s lights off in the second round and won the fight via TKO. Gastelum took off to a winning start to his career and compiled a 10-fight-winning streak before suffering his first professional loss.


Kelvin Gastelum appeared in The Ultimate Fighter Fighter: Team Jones vs. Team Sonnen and locked horns with Uriah Hall on April 13, 2013. Gastelum secured a split-decision victory and won a contract with the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). In his next showing, he made his welterweight debut in the UFC by locking horns with Brian Melancon in a welterweight bout. The duo fought each other at UFC Fight Night: Condit vs. Kampmann 2 on August 28, 2014, where Gastelum won via second-round submission.


Kelvin Gastelum is coming off a win after suffering consecutive losses in the UFC before going into his next fight. He has a professional record of 17 wins, 8 losses, and 1 no-contest as of November 2023 and is ranked as the number 11 fighter in the UFC’s middleweight rankings.


Kelvin Gastelum Next Fight-Opponent, Date, Location

Kelvin Gastelum is scheduled to go head-to-head against Daniel Rodriguez in a middleweight bout on June 22, 2024, at UFC Fight Night: Whittaker vs. Aliskerov. The event will be held at the Kingdom Arena in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. While going into the fight, Gastelum has a record of 17 wins, 9 losses, and 1 no-contest. His opponent, Daniel Rodriguez, on the other hand, has a professional mixed martial arts record of 17 wins and 4 losses.


Kelvin Gastelum Record

Kelvin Gastelum has a professional record of 17 wins, 9 losses, and 1 no-contest.


Res.RecordOpponentMethodEventDateRoundTimeLocationNotes
Loss17–9 (1)Sean BradySubmission (kimura)UFC on ESPN: Dariush vs. TsarukyanDecember 2, 202331:43Austin, Texas, United States
Win17–8 (1)Chris CurtisDecision (unanimous)UFC 287April 8, 202335:00Miami, Florida, United StatesFight of the Night.
Loss16–8 (1)Jared CannonierDecision (unanimous)UFC on ESPN: Cannonier vs. GastelumAugust 21, 202155:00Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Loss16–7 (1)Robert WhittakerDecision (unanimous)UFC on ESPN: Whittaker vs. GastelumApril 17, 202155:00Las Vegas, Nevada, United StatesFight of the Night.
Win16–6 (1)Ian HeinischDecision (unanimous)UFC 258February 13, 202135:00Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Loss15–6 (1)Jack HermanssonSubmission (heel hook)UFC Fight Night: Figueiredo vs. Benavidez 2July 19, 202011:18Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Loss15–5 (1)Darren TillDecision (split)UFC 244November 2, 201935:00New York City, New York, United States
Loss15–4 (1)Israel AdesanyaDecision (unanimous)UFC 236April 13, 201955:00Atlanta, Georgia, United StatesFor the interim UFC Middleweight Championship. Fight of the Night.[101]
Win15–3 (1)Ronaldo SouzaDecision (split)UFC 224May 12, 201835:00Rio de Janeiro, BrazilFight of the Night.
Win14–3 (1)Michael BispingKO (punch)UFC Fight Night: Bisping vs. GastelumNovember 25, 201712:30Shanghai, ChinaPerformance of the Night.
Loss13–3 (1)Chris WeidmanSubmission (arm-triangle choke)UFC on Fox: Weidman vs. GastelumJuly 22, 201733:45Uniondale, New York, United States
NC13–2 (1)Vitor BelfortNC (overturned by STJDMMA)UFC Fight Night: Belfort vs. GastelumMarch 11, 201713:52Fortaleza, BrazilOriginally a TKO (punches) win for Gastelum; overturned after he tested positive for a marijuana metabolite.
Win13–2Tim KennedyTKO (punches)UFC 206December 10, 201632:45Toronto, Ontario, CanadaReturn to Middleweight.
Win12–2Johny HendricksDecision (unanimous)UFC 200July 9, 201635:00Las Vegas, Nevada, United StatesCatchweight (171.25 lb) bout; Hendricks missed weight.
Loss11–2Neil MagnyDecision (split)The Ultimate Fighter Latin America 2 Finale: Magny vs. GastelumNovember 21, 201555:00Monterrey, MexicoFight of the Night.
Win11–1Nate MarquardtTKO (corner stoppage)UFC 188June 13, 201525:00Mexico City, MexicoMiddleweight bout.
Loss10–1Tyron WoodleyDecision (split)UFC 183January 31, 201535:00Las Vegas, Nevada, United StatesCatchweight (180 lb) bout; Gastelum missed weight.
Win10–0Jake EllenbergerSubmission (rear-naked choke)UFC 180November 15, 201414:46Mexico City, MexicoPerformance of the Night.
Win9–0Nico MusokeDecision (unanimous)UFC Fight Night: Swanson vs. StephensJune 28, 201435:00San Antonio, Texas, United StatesCatchweight (172.75 lb) bout; Gastelum missed weight.
Win8–0Rick StoryDecision (split)UFC 171March 15, 201435:00Dallas, Texas, United States
Win7–0Brian MelanconSubmission (rear-naked choke)UFC Fight Night: Condit vs. Kampmann 2August 28, 201312:26Indianapolis, Indiana, United StatesWelterweight debut.
Win6–0Uriah HallDecision (split)The Ultimate Fighter: Team Jones vs. Team Sonnen FinaleApril 13, 201335:00Las Vegas, Nevada, United StatesWon The Ultimate Fighter 17 Middleweight Tournament.
Win5–0Mike AshfordTKO (punches)Rage in the Cage 161July 20, 201211:57Chandler, Arizona, United States
Win4–0Bill SmallwoodSubmission (rear-naked choke)Cage Rage: On the River 2July 7, 201210:56Parker, Arizona, United States
Win3–0Mike GentileTKO (punches)Desert Rage Full Contact Fighting 10October 22, 201122:32Yuma, Arizona, United States
Win2–0Yair MoguelSubmission (kimura)Latin American Warriors 1: HeatwaveJuly 16, 201132:26Mexicali, Mexico
Win1–0Jose SanchezTKO (submission to punches)Latin American Fighter 1: Border WarsDecember 11, 201021:38Mexicali, Mexico17


Daniel Rodriguez Record

Daniel Rodriguez has a professional mixed martial arts record of 17 wins and 4 losses.


Res.RecordOpponentMethodEventDateRoundTimeLocationNotes
Loss17–4Ian Machado GarryTKO (head kick and punches)UFC on ABC: Rozenstruik vs. AlmeidaMay 13, 202312:57Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
Loss17–3Neil MagnySubmission (D'Arce choke)UFC Fight Night: Rodriguez vs. LemosNovember 5, 202233:32Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Win17–2Li JingliangDecision (split)UFC 279September 10, 202235:00Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Catchweight (180 lb) bout.
Win16–2Kevin LeeDecision (unanimous)UFC on ESPN: Barboza vs. ChikadzeAugust 28, 202135:00Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Win15–2Preston ParsonsTKO (punches)UFC on ESPN: Makhachev vs. MoisésJuly 17, 202113:47Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Win14–2Mike PerryDecision (unanimous)UFC on ABC: Vettori vs. HollandApril 10, 202135:00Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Loss13–2Nicolas DalbyDecision (unanimous)UFC 255November 21, 202035:00Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Win13–1Dwight GrantKO (punches)UFC on ESPN: Munhoz vs. EdgarAugust 22, 202012:24Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Win12–1Gabriel GreenDecision (unanimous)UFC on ESPN: Woodley vs. BurnsMay 30, 202035:00Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Win11–1Tim MeansSubmission (guillotine choke)UFC Fight Night: Anderson vs. Błachowicz 2February 15, 202023:37Rio Rancho, New Mexico, United States
Performance of the Night.
Win10–1Quinton McCottrellTKO (punches)SMASH Global 9December 19, 201921:48Hollywood, California, United States
Won the SG Welterweight Championship.
Win9–1Rico FarringtonDecision (unanimous)Dana White's Contender Series 22July 30, 201935:00Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Return to Welterweight.
Win8–1Ivan CastilloKO (knee)Combate 31February 22, 201922:31Fresno, California, United States
Catchweight (165 lb) bout.
Win7–1Ozzie AlvarezTKO (punches)Combate 25September 28, 201832:41Long Beach, California, United States
Catchweight (165 lb) bout.
Win6–1Alex VelascoSubmission (rear-naked choke)Combate 23May 18, 201832:41Tijuana, MexicoLightweight debut.
Win5–1Justin BaesmanTKO (punches)CXF 11: Alpha DogFebruary 17, 201821:17Studio City, California, United States
Loss4–1Victor ReynaDecision (split)Combate 19December 1, 201735:00San Antonio, Texas, United States
Win4–0Joel ChampionTKO (punches)Combate 13April 20, 201711:55Tucson, Arizona, United States
Win3–0Christian GonzalezTKO (punches)Bellator 170January 21, 201723:55Inglewood, California, United States
Catchweight (182 lb) bout.
Win2–0Hector SaldañaSubmission (arm-triangle choke)Combate 8August 11, 201613:45Los Angeles, California, United StatesWelterweight debut.
Win1–0Christopher GatesSubmission (armbar)KOTC: SanctionedJune 14, 201514:54San Jacinto, California, United StatesMiddleweight debut.


Kelvin Gastelum Last Fight

Kelvin Gastelum squared off against Sean Brady in his most recent outing to the octagon at UFC Fight Night: Dariush vs. Tsarukyan on December 2, 2023. The fight ended prematurely in the 3rd round as Gastelum lost the bout via a Kimura submission.


FAQs

A. The duo will lock horns on June 22, 2024.

A. They will fight in a middleweight bout.

A. No, he lost his most recent fight.

A. He faced Sean Brady in his most recent outing.

A. He is currently unranked in the UFC’s middleweight division.

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