Simeon
Thoresen
17-4-1( W-L-D )
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Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 3 fights.
Record: 17-4-1
Summary: Well-rounded

Fighter Info

Nickname: The Grin
From: Sandefjord Norway
Fights Out Of: Oslo Norway
Age: 31
Height: 6' 2" ( 187 cm )
Weight: 170 lb ( 77 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
236
44% Successful
103
Types of Successful Strikes
0
103
64% Standing
29%
66
30
7
Striking Defense
65
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
5
40% Successful
2
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
3
3
1
Takedown Defense
50
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
Loss
Simeon Thoresen
Jan 26, 2013
49
60
1
1
0
2
1
1
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Simeon Thoresen
Sep 22, 2012
15
17
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Simeon Thoresen
Apr 14, 2012
37
28
1
0
3
0
2
0
R2 Submission

Biography

TRAINING: 2 hours of MMA, jogging, weights

When and why did you start training for fighting? 17. I wanted a challenge.

What ranks and titles have you held?
Adrenaline Sportfighting Champion, Pain and Glory
Champion and UWC UK Champion

Do you have any heroes? Jon Jones

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC?
It's a dream come true

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn?
No

What was your job before you started fighting?
Private security

Specific accomplishments in pro competition? 3 titles in 3 European events

Favorite grappling technique:
Flying armbar

Favorite Striking technique: Left Hook

•    Pro since 2006

•    15 wins by submission, one by KO

•    Has trained with PRIDE, Dream, Shooto vet Joachim Hansen

•    Has background in gymnastics

Career

Key Opponents

Besam Yousef
Besam Yousef
6-2-0
( W-L-D )

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