Dan
Kelly
6-0-0W-L-D

Fighter Info

From: Melbourne, Victoria Australia
Fights Out Of: Melbourne, Victoria Australia
Age: 36
Height: 6' 1" ( 185 cm )
Weight: 185 lb ( 84 kg )

Biography


+    The most decorated Olympian ever to compete in TUF

+    Four-time Olympian in judo, Kelly represented his country in the London, Beijing, Athens and Sydney Games

+    Took up judo at age 7

+    Competed in first national title aged 13

+    Spent 17 years on his national team

+    Finished 7th in 2004 Games

+    Humble almost to a fault, he didn’t mention this incredible level of success in the martial arts to the TUF producers

+    It was his teammates – during the first week of filming – who “outed” him as an Olympic hero

+    Married to an Olympic athlete also

+    He is a long-time UFC fan who wanted to try his hand at MMA in 2006, won one fight but only took sport up full-time after London Games

+    Attributes his winning attitude to his mother, who became a strong swimmer after an auto accident took away the use of her legs