Josh
Sampo
11-3-0( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 2 fights.
Record: 11-3-0
Summary: Endurance, wrestling

Fighter Info

Nickname: The Gremlin
From: Las Vegas, NV USA
Fights Out Of: St. Charles, MO USA
Age: 29
Height: 5' 4" ( 162 cm )
Weight: 125 lb ( 56 kg )
College: Lindenwood University
Degree: Biology

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
131
36% Successful
47
Types of Successful Strikes
0
47
70% Standing
21%
33
4
10
Striking Defense
60
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
2
100% Successful
2
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
5
8
1
Takedown Defense
29
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Loss
Zach Makovsky Feb 22, 2014
34 5 0 3 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Josh Sampo 19 0 0 1
Win
Josh Sampo Nov 30, 2013
28 2 5 7 R2 Submission
Ryan Benoit 18 0 1 2

Biography

TRAINING: 4am three mile run, 4-5pm wrestling practice, 5-6pm MMA practice, 7-8pm boxing, 8-9pm strength and conditioning

When and why did you start training for fighting? I wanted to keep my competitive edge after collegiate wrestling and occupy my time.

What ranks and titles have you held? CFA Flyweight Champion, Purple belt in Jiu-jitsu

Do you have any heroes? Father and grandfather

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? A dream come true!

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? Yes. BS in Biology, minor in chemistry, Masters of Arts in Education. Lindenwood University

What was your job before you started fighting? Student/teacher

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? Three-time All-American wrestler

Favorite grappling technique: RNC

Favorite striking technique: Switch kick to the head

•    Pro since 2009

•    Six wins by submission, five by decision

•    Owns 2012 win over UFC / WEC vet Antonio Banuelos

•    Three first round finishes

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