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#5 Welterweight Division


Jack Della Maddalena

Welterweight Division

17-2-0 (W-L-D)


Wins by Knockout


Wins by Submission


First Round Finishes

Jack Della Maddalena

athlete record


Learn more about Jack Della's UFC history, fighter facts, and Q&A below.

Place of Birth
Fighting style
Octagon Debut
Jan. 22, 2022
Leg reach
  • Pro since 2016

  • Started pro career 0-2 – unbeaten in 16 fights since

  • Twelve wins by KO, two by submission (2 RNC)

  • Eight first-round finishes

UFC 299 (3/9/24) Della Maddalena knocked out Gilbert Burns at 3:43 of the third round 

Noche UFC (9/16/23) Della Maddalena won a three round split decision over Kevin Holland 

UFC on ESPN (7/15/23) Della Maddalena won a three round split decision over Bassil Hafez 

UFC 284 (2/11/23) Della Maddalena submitted Randy Brown via rear naked choke at 2:13 of the first round 

UFC Fight Night (11/19/22) Della Maddalena stopped Danny Roberts via strikes at 3:24 of the first round 

UFC 275 (6/12/22) Della Maddalena stopped Ramazan Emeev via strikes at 2:32 of the first round

UFC 270 (1/22/22) Della Maddalena stopped Pete Rodriguez via strikes at 2:59 of the first round


Dana White's Contender Series, Season 5

Episode three (9/14/21) Della Maddalena won a three round unanimous decision over Ange Loosa

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started training with my brother around the house since I can remember. At the age of 14, I started boxing and joined a mixed martial arts gym at 16.

What titles have you held? Eternal welterweight title

Do you have any heroes? Not one in particular. I am inspired by all sorts of different people.

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It means competing with the best in the world in the field which I have dedicated so much time in.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I'm still in university for my commerce degree.

What was your job before you started fighting? I worked in an office, managing clients’ accounts. But I’m much more interested in fighting.

Ranks in any martial arts styles: Brown Belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

Favorite grappling technique: Kimura

Favorite Striking technique: Jab