October 19, 1988|
New Brunswick, New Jersey, United States
The Sleek Sheik
|Height||6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)|
|Weight||171 lb (78 kg; 12.2 st)|
|Reach||72 in (183 cm)|
|Fighting out of||Coconut Creek, Florida, United States|
|Team||American Top Team|
|Mixed martial arts record|
|Mixed martial arts record from Sherdog|
Sabah Homasi (born October 19, 1988) is a Lebanese American mixed martial artist currently competing in the Welterweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. A professional competitor since 2009, he has also competed for Bellator, Titan FC, and Strikeforce.
Born in New Brunswick, New Jersey and raised in nearby East Brunswick, Homasi moved at the age of 10 to Florida and to Detroit when he had started high school and began training in mixed martial arts.
Mixed martial arts career
Homasi made his professional MMA debut in May 2009. Over the next 7 years he fought for various promotions, including Strikeforce, Titan FC and Bellator MMA. Before joining the UFC he amassed a record of 11 wins against 5 losses.
The Ultimate Fighter
Homasi competed on The Ultimate Fighter: American Top Team vs. Blackzilians, the 21st season of the reality show The Ultimate Fighter. He represented American Top Team. In his first fight on the show, Homasi lost to Carrington Banks via decision after three rounds.
Ultimate Fighting Championship
Mixed martial arts record
|Professional record breakdown|
|19 matches||11 wins||8 losses|
|Loss||11–8||Abdul Razak Alhassan||KO (punch)||UFC 220||January 20, 2018||1||3:47||Boston, Massachusetts, United States|
|Loss||11–7||Abdul Razak Alhassan||TKO (punches)||UFC 218||December 2, 2017||1||4:21||Detroit, Michigan, United States|
|Loss||11–6||Tim Means||TKO (punches)||UFC 202||August 20, 2016||2||2:56||Las Vegas, Nevada, United States|
|Win||11–5||Jorge Patino||KO (punch)||Titan FC 40||August 5, 2016||2||1:18||Coral Gables, Florida, United States||Catchweight (180 lbs) bout.|
|Win||10–5||Victor Regis Eustáquio||TKO (punches)||Titan FC 39||June 10, 2016||1||2:21||Coral Gables, Florida, United States|
|Win||9–5||Derrick Kennington||TKO (punches)||Absolute Fighting Championship 25||April 1, 2016||1||1:13||Coconut Creek, Florida, United States|
|Loss||8–5||Reggie Pena||TKO (punches)||Supreme FC 1||August 15, 2015||2||1:07||Tampa, Florida United States|
|Win||8–4||Eric Moon||Submission (guillotine choke)||Bellator 124||September 12, 2014||2||1:07||Plymouth Township, Michigan, United States|
|Win||7–4||Jerome Jones||TKO (punches)||MTC: In the Beginning||April 3, 2014||2||1:02||Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States|
|Win||6–4||Michael Trujillo||TKO (head kick and punches)||CFA 12: Sampo vs. Thao||October 12, 2013||1||4:25||Coral Gables, Florida, United States|
|Loss||5–4||Ricky Legere Jr.||Submission (rear-naked choke)||Bellator 93||March 7, 2013||2||2:52||Temecula, California, United States|
|Win||5–3||Jose Caceres||Decision (split)||CFA 7: Never Give Up||June 30, 2012||3||5:00||Coral Gables, Florida, United States||Catchweight (165 lbs) bout.|
|Loss||4–3||Jon Manley||Decision (unanimous)||W-1 MMA 7: Reloaded||October 15, 2011||3||5:00||Coral Gables, Florida, United States|
|Win||4–2||Kevin Pearson||Submission (kimura)||World Extreme Fighting 46||April 22, 2011||2||1:35||Orlando, Florida, United States|
|Win||3–2||Eliton Sarmento||TKO (retirement)||World Extreme Fighting 45||January 22, 2011||2||5:00||Jacksonville, Florida, United States|
|Loss||2–2||Frank Carrillo||TKO (elbows)||Bellator 21||June 10, 2010||3||3:16||Hollywood, Florida, United States||Catchweight (175 lbs) bout.|
|Loss||2–1||John Kelly||Submission (rear-naked choke)||Strikeforce: Miami||January 30, 2010||2||2:48||Sunrise, Florida, United States||Welterweight debut.|
|Win||2–0||Adrian Miles||TKO (punches)||Inferno: MMA||July 17, 2009||1||1:28||Kennesaw, Georgia, United States|
|Win||1–0||Lindon Mitchell||TKO (punches)||XFN: Da Matta vs. Thorne||May 14, 2009||1||1:37||Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States|
- "Sabah Homasi". Sherdog. Archived from the original on June 16, 2015.
- Feitl, Steve. "UFC 218 fighter Sabah Homasi got athletic start in East Brunswick", Asbury Park Press, November 30, 2017. Accessed January 22, 2018. "While Sabah Homasi only spent the first decade of his life in East Brunswick, he has vivid memories of growing up in the Garden State.He and his friends from the neighborhood turned the street he lived on – Noel Lane – into their own athletic field, whether it was a baseball diamond, soccer pitch or basketball court.... The New Brunswick-born Homasi will be in Detroit on Saturday, competing for the Ultimate Fighting Championship in a preliminary bout on the UFC 218 event in the Motor City."
- Alexander K. Lee (2017-09-28). "Sabah Homasi to fight Abdul Razak Alhassan at UFC 218". mmafighting.com. Retrieved 2017-09-28.
- "UFC 218 results: Abdul Razak Alhassan TKOs Sabah Homasi in first, despite wide protests of stoppage". MMAjunkie. 2017-12-03. Retrieved 2017-12-03.
- "Abdul Razak Alhassan vs. Sabah Homasi shifted to UFC 220". MMAjunkie. 2017-12-14. Retrieved 2017-12-15.
- "UFC 220 results: Abdul Razak Alhassan leaves no doubt in rematch with Sabah Homasi". MMAjunkie. 2018-01-21. Retrieved 2018-01-21.