Al
Iaquinta
11-3-1( W-L-D )
Current Rank: #14 Lightweight

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 9 fights.
Record: 11-3-1
Summary: Wrestling, stand up

Fighter Info

Nickname: Raging
From: Wantagh, New York USA
Fights Out Of: Wantagh, New York USA
Age: 27
Height: 5' 9" ( 175 cm )
Weight: 155 lb ( 70 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
999
42% Successful
418
Types of Successful Strikes
0
418
87% Standing
365
28
25
Striking Defense
67
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
18
44% Successful
8
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
3
6
0
Takedown Defense
85
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
UPCOMING
Al Iaquinta
Apr 4, 2015
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Win
Al Iaquinta
Jan 31, 2015
32
59
0
1
0
0
0
0
R2 KO/TKO
Win
Al Iaquinta
Nov 7, 2014
20
31
0
0
0
0
0
0
R2 KO/TKO
Win
Al Iaquinta
Sep 5, 2014
93
57
0
0
0
0
0
0
R3 KO/TKO
Loss
Al Iaquinta
May 24, 2014
13
8
1
0
2
1
6
0
R2 Submission
Win
Al Iaquinta
Feb 1, 2014
49
39
0
1
1
2
0
1
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Al Iaquinta
Oct 26, 2013
85
66
2
3
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Al Iaquinta
Aug 31, 2013
45
80
0
4
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Al Iaquinta
Jun 1, 2012
9
8
1
0
1
0
1
0
R1 Submission

Biography

TRAINING: I train wrestling or Brazilian jiu-jitsu in the morning at Matt Serra's gym and stand-up at night with Ray Longo. I usually finish up with strength and conditioning.

 

When and why did you start training for fighting? 2006. I got finished with the college wrestling season and one of my buddies was doing it, so I went down to the gym, tried it out, got beat up a little bit, and I had to learn it.

 

What ranks and titles have you held? TUF Live finalist, Nassau County runner-up in wrestling, USKBA Amateur MMA 160lb North East Championship, Extreme Challenge Trials Lightweight Champion, Combat in the Cage MMA Lightweight Champion, USKBA Amateur Thaiboxing East coast Super Middleweight Champion, and former Ring of Combat lightweight champion

 

Do you have any heroes? My father

 

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? One step closer to the ultimate goal of being the best.

 

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? Associates degree from Nassau Community College

 

What was your job before you started fighting? Personal trainer

 

Ranks in any martial arts styles: Matt Serra Jiu-Jitsu purple belt

 

Favorite grappling technique: Splado

 

Favorite striking technique: Head kick

• Team Faber member on TUF LIVE

 

• Pro since 2009

 

• Six wins by KO, one by submission (anaconda choke)

 

• Lost last pre-TUF bout via submission to UFC vet Pat Audinwood in November of 2011

 

• Has won six of his last seven

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