Jin Soo Son - Official UFC® Profile
Jin
Soon Son
9-3-0( W-L-D )
Fight Night Bonuses: 1 Fight of the Night

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 1 fights.
Record: 9-3-0
Summary: Strong mentality, ability to implement/adapt game plan and strategies

Fighter Info

From: Seoul South Korea
Fights Out Of: Seoul South Korea
Age: 25
Height: 5' 6" ( 167 cm )
Weight: 135 lb ( 61 kg )
Reach 69"
Leg Reach 38"

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
220
26% Successful
58
Types of Successful Strikes
0
58
81% Standing
12%
47
7
4
Striking Defense
57
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
7
14% Successful
1
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
0
0
0
Takedown Defense
100
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
Loss
Jin Soon Son
Sep 15, 2018
100
58
0
1
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Fight of the Night

Biography

 TRAINING: Training during weekdays
- Morning : Running or interval training
- Afternoon : Sparring/Regular training with the team
- Late afternoon : Drill practice and conditioning
 
Thoughts on opponent, Petr Yan? Being bold during fights seems to be his biggest strength. He also has good boxing.

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started training in earnest from Oct 2013. It was my girlfriend who encouraged me to continue my career as MMA fighter.

What ranks and titles have you held? I am a Bantamweight champion at DEEP 2001.

Do you have any heroes? In addition to Chan Sung Jung, I really love Demetrious Johnson.

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? The fact that being number one in the UFC is as same as the strongest in the world means a lot to me.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I am in my senior year of university, majoring in Chemical Engineering.

What was your job before you started fighting? Student

Favorite grappling technique: I am good in scrambling situations and I also have a good top position.

Favorite Striking technique: Straight punch

 
 
  • Pro since 2014
  • Four wins by KO, two by submission (Armbar, RNC)
  • Two first round finishes
  • Won 4 of last 5

Career

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