Abu Azaitar - Official UFC® Profile
Abu
Azaitar
14-1-1, 1NC( W-L-D )
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Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 1 fights.
Record: 14-1-1, 1NC
Summary: Straight punches, heart, power

Fighter Info

From: Cologne Germany
Fights Out Of: Rabat Morocco
Age: 32
Height: 5' 10" ( 177 cm )
Weight: 185 lb ( 84 kg )
Reach 76"
Leg Reach 41"

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
128
38% Successful
48
Types of Successful Strikes
0
48
63% Standing
27%
30
5
13
Striking Defense
58
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
1
100% Successful
1
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
0
2
1
Takedown Defense
25
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
Win
Abu Azaitar
Jul 22, 2018
19
48
3
1
1
0
6
2
R3 Decision - Unanimous

Biography

Thoughts on opponent, Vitor Miranda? I take every opponent seriously. I do the same hard training for every opponent and I don’t think a lot about my opponent.

When and why did you start training for fighting? It was 2010 when I started with MMA. My father was the reason for me to start with combat sports; he always motivated me to do sports.

What ranks and titles have you held? MMA Kombat Complete – Champion, Fight of the year 2012, Martial Artist of the year 2013, MMA Fighter of the year 2013 and 2014, Knockout of the year 2014, MMA Fighter of the year 2015

Do you have any heroes? Marvel’s The Avengers

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It has always been my dream to fight in the top league with the best MMA athletes. Now, thanks to God, this dream has come true.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I’ve got the university-entrance diploma (Abitur).

What was your job before you started fighting? I was self-employed.

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? Full Muay Thai NRW Champion, Full Muay Thai Germany Champion

Specific accomplishments in pro competition? Belgian K-1 Champion, K-1 Germany Champion, European K-1 Champion

Favorite grappling technique: Heel hook, Ground-and-Pound

Favorite Striking technique: Head hook - left and right

 
 
  • Pro since 2009
  • Seven wins by KO, one by submission (RNC)
  • Seven first round finishes
  • On nine-fight unbeaten streak (8-0-1)
  • Has won five in a row
  • Owns 2014 win (34-second KO) over UFC vet Jack Marshman

Career

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