Stipe Miocic - Official UFC® Fighter Profile
Stipe
Miocic
17-2-0( W-L-D )
Current Rank: Champion Heavyweight
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Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 9 fights.
Record: 17-2-0
Summary: Speed

Fighter Info

From: Euclid, Ohio United States
Fights Out Of: Independence, Ohio United States
Age: 34
Height: 6' 4" ( 193 cm )
Weight: 240 lb ( 109 kg )
Reach 80"
Leg Reach 39"
College: Cleveland State University
Degree: Communications/Marketing

Striking

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Grappling

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Biography

TRAINING: Twice a day Mon-Friday and once on Saturday. Conditioning and strength in the morning and some type of sparring in the evening.
 
When and why did you start training for fighting? 2005 - I was helping a guy train for a fight and never left the gym.

What ranks and titles have you held? NAFFS Heavyweight Champion.

Do you have any heroes? Mirko Cro Cop

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? A great accomplishment, but I still have to prove myself.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? Communications/ Marketing – Cleveland State University.

What was your job before you started fighting? Bartender. Now I'm a firefighter/paramedic.

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? Golden Gloves Champ.

Favorite grappling technique: Shoot fighting.

Favorite striking technique: Boxing and Muay Thai
 
• Pro since 2010

• Has finished 13 of 16 wins – all by knockout

• Division I, nationally-ranked wrestler for Cleveland State. Also played third base for the Cleveland State baseball team.

• Earned eight varsity letters in high school (baseball, football, wrestling)

• Has won seven of his last eight four in a row

• Eight first round finishes

Career

Key Opponents

Joey Beltran
Joey Beltran
14-9-0, 1NC
( W-L-D )
Phil De Fries
Phil De Fries
9-3-0, 1NC
( W-L-D )

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