Sheldon
Westcott
9-2-1W-L-D

Fighter Info

From: Edmonton, Alberta Canada
Fights Out Of: St. Albert, Alberta Canada
Age: 29
Height: 6' 1" ( 185 cm )
Weight: 185 lb ( 84 kg )

Biography

TRAINING: Complete Fitness and martial arts

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started as a break from track and field and it turned into my addiction.

What ranks and titles have you held? Andrew McInnes white belt in jiu-jitsu

Do you have any heroes? My mom

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? This is the pinnacle of MMA. I started this sport with this goal in mind, and now that I’m here, there is no stepping back.

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

What was your job before you started fighting? I was a landscaper

Favorite grappling technique: Von Flue choke

Favorite striking technique: Straight left hand
•    Team Canada on TUF Nations

•    Pro since 2007

•    Has 1-0-1 record in two fights with veteran Thomas Denny

•    Seven first round finishes – five wins in under a minute

•    Four wins by submission, three by knockout