Jeka Saragih

Jeka Saragih

Personal Information

Full Name Jeka Asparido Saragih
Date of Birth January 1, 1995
Age 28
Nationality Indonesian
Nickname Si Tendangan Maut

Jeka Saragih : A Brief Biography

Jeka Saragih is a 28-year-old professional mixed martial artist from Indonesia currently competing in the lightweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. He is the first-ever Indonesian to qualify for the UFC. Saragih is a former One Pride MMA lightweight champion.

Latest News Update for Jeka Saragih

Jeka Saragih is set to fight Anshul Jubli for his UFC promotional debut at UFC Fight Night: Lewis vs. Spivac on February 4, 2023, at the UFC Apex, Las Vegas, United States.

Jeka Saragih vs. Anshul Jubli
(Photo courtesy: UFC India Twitter: @UFCIndia)

Jeka Saragih Facts

Birth PlaceBah Pasunsang, Raya, Simalungun, North Sumatra, Indonesia
Star SignCapricorn
MMA Debut2016
MMA Record13-2-0
AchievementsFormer One Pride MMA lightweight champion
PartnerDesita Ulina Siahaan
Social MediaInstagram

Early Life and Career

Jeka Saragih started training wushu in 2013 and won the national championship. Saragih even represented North Sumatra in the title of National Sports Week.

During his early years, Jake Saragih worked as an apprentice at the Yakop Sutjipto’s Batam Fighter Club, and the BFC owner allowed him to participate in the One Pride MMA.

Jeka Saragih
(Photo courtesy: Jeka Saragih Twitter: @saragih_jeka)

Jeka Saragih’s Career in One Pride MMA

Jeka Saragih made his One Pride MMA debut on September 10, 2016, against Kevin Sulistio and lost the fight via submission.

On April 5, 2017, Jeka Saragih won the One Pride MMA lightweight championship by defeating the former champion Ngabdi Mulyadi via technical knockout. Saragih successfully defended the title four times until the end of 2019.

Saragih lost his One Pride lightweight title to Angga Hans on February 15, 2020, via rear naked choke submission.

Road to UFC

Jeka Saragih faced Pawan Maan Singh at Road to UFC on June 9, 2022, and won the fight via spinning back fist knockout. The event took place in Singapore.

Saragih fought Ki Won Bin on October 23, 2022, for his semifinal and won the fight via knockout punch.


Jeka Saragih just DETONATED his way to the #RoadToUFC finals with a HUGE right hand!

Jeka Saragih Record

Win13–2Ki Won BinKO (punch)Road to UFC: Episode 5October 23, 202212:41Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Win12–2Pawan Maan SinghKO (spinning back fist)Road to UFC: Episode 2June 9, 202232:24Kallang, Singapore
Win11–2Hatoropan SimbolonTKO (punch)One Pride MMA Fight Night 58May 21, 202221:04Jakarta, Indonesia
Win10–2Rama SabturiDecision (unanimous)One Pride MMA Fight Night 56February 12, 202235:00Jakarta, Indonesia
Win9–2Agung MaulanaTKO (punches and elbows)One Pride MMA Fight Night 40December 19, 202012:55Jakarta, Indonesia
Loss8–2Angga HansSubmission (rear-naked choke)ONE Pride MMA Fight Night 36February 15, 202044:23Jakarta, Indonesia
Win8–1Mhar John ManahanSubmission (rear-naked choke)ONE Pride MMA Fight Night 32September 21, 201913:12Jakarta, Indonesia
Win7–1Hendrik TariganSubmission (rear-naked choke)One Pride MMA Fight Night 30July 27, 201911:11Senayan, Indonesia
Win6–1Hatoropan SimbolonTKO (submission to elbows)One Pride MMA Fight Night 25December 1, 201824:17Kelapa Gading, Indonesia
Win5–1Mohammad FuadTKO (leg kicks)ONE Pride MMA Fight Night 19May 5, 201814:01Kelapa Gading, Indonesia
Win4–1Kevin SulistioSubmission (rear-naked choke)ONE Pride MMA Fight Night 13October 7, 201733:07Kelapa Gading, Indonesia
Win3–1Ngabdi MulyadiTKO (punches)One Pride MMA Fight Night 9April 15, 201712:40Kelapa Gading, Indonesia
Win2–1Victor JohanisTKO (elbows and punches)One Pride MMA Fight Night 6November 5, 201621:45Kelapa Gading, Indonesia
Win1–1Rizki MuylaSubmission (keylock)ONE Pride MMA Fight Night 5October 8, 201611:25Jakarta, Indonesia
Loss0–1Kevin SulistioSubmission (kimura)ONE Pride MMA Fight Night 4September 10, 201612:06Kelapa Gading, Indonesia

FAQs on Jeka Saragih

Q1. Who is Jeka Saragih fighting next?

Jeka Saragih is set to face Anshul Jubli for his next fight at UFC Fight Night: Lewis vs. Spivac

Q2. What is Jeka Saragih’s mma record?

13-2-0 is Jeka Saragih’s mma record.

*Last updated on February 4, 2023.

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