Curtis Blaydes - Official UFC® Profile
Curtis
Blaydes
7-1-0, 1NC( W-L-D )
Current Rank: #12 Heavyweight
Fight Night Bonuses: 1 Performance of the Night

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 4 fights.
Record: 7-1-0, 1NC
Summary: Cardio, stength, aggression

Fighter Info

Nickname: Razor
From: Chicago, Illinois United States
Fights Out Of: Chicago, Illinois United States
Age: 26
Height: 6' 4" ( 193 cm )
Weight: 265 lb ( 120 kg )
Reach 80"
Leg Reach 46"

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
340
51% Successful
173
Types of Successful Strikes
0
173
41% Standing
17%
42% Ground
71
30
72
Striking Defense
59
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
35
43% Successful
15
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
0
5
0
Takedown Defense
25
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
UPCOMING
Curtis Blaydes
Nov 4, 2017
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Win
Curtis Blaydes
Jul 8, 2017
51
72
0
0
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
NO CONTEST
Curtis Blaydes
Feb 4, 2017
1
25
0
8
0
0
0
1
R2 Overturned
Win
Curtis Blaydes
Oct 1, 2016
21
52
3
5
0
0
0
3
R2 KO/TKO
Performance of the Night
Loss
Curtis Blaydes
Apr 10, 2016
36
24
0
2
0
0
0
1
R2 TKO - Doctor's Stoppage

Biography

TRAINING: A typical day of training during this camp is usually two training sessions, maybe three, depending on the intensity of the sessions. 

When and why did you start training for fighting? A friend introduced me to it. At first, it was just something to do over the summer. I quickly realized that this is what I wanted to do.

What ranks and titles have you held? 2012 NJCAA Heavyweight National Champion

Do you have any heroes? No

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It's recognition for what I've done, but this is just the beginning; I want the belt.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I didn't earn my degree, but I went to NIU and Harper College.

What was your job before you started fighting? Nightclub security

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? IKF National Champion

Favorite grappling technique: Single leg

Favorite Striking technique: Elbows
• Pro since 2014

• Two first round finishes

• All six wins by knockout

Career

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