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Calvin Kattar

#6 Featherweight Division • 22-5-0 (W-L-D)

Stats & Records

  • 11
    Wins by Knockout
  • 2
    Wins by Submission
  • 9
    Wins by Decision
Striking accuracy 42% 42%

Striking accuracy

Sig. Strikes Landed
379
Sig. Strikes Attempted
909
Grappling accuracy 29% 29%

Grappling accuracy

Takedowns Landed
2
Takedowns Attempted
7
5.29
Sig. Str. Landed
Per Min
6.46
Sig. Str. Absorbed
Per Min
0.42
Takedown avg
Per 15 Min
0.00
Submission avg
Per 15 Min
56
%
Sig. Str. Defense
78
%
Takedown Defense
0.84
Knockdown Ratio
10:14
Average fight time

Sig. Str. By Position

Standing
337 (89%)
Clinch
5 (1%)
Ground
37 (10%)

Sig. Str. by target

77% 290 Head 14% 53 Body 9% 36 Leg

Win By Way

KO/TKO
11 (50%)
DEC
9 (41%)
SUB
2 (9%)

Event Results

  • Win

    Holloway vs Kattar

    Round
    5
    Time
    05:00
    Method
    DEC
  • Win

    Kattar vs Ige

    Round
    5
    Time
    05:00
    Method
    DEC

Biography

Status
Active
Hometown
Methuen, United States
Trains at
New England MMA
Fighting style
Freestyle
Age
32
Height
71.00
Weight
145.00
Octagon Debut
Jul. 30, 2017
Reach
72.00
Leg reach
40.00
Q & A

When and why did you start training for fighting? After I saw a local MMA show and saw David George fight. This was back in 2007.

What ranks and titles have you held? NABC lightweight champion. Blue belt in BJJ. 

Do you have any heroes? My mother. 

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? Ten years of hard work finally paid off.  I've been working towards this my whole life. 

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? Associates degree at Middlesex Community College.  

What was your job before you started fighting? MMA promoter at Combat Zone MMA

Favorite grappling technique: Heel hook 

Favorite Striking technique: Jabs 

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Calvin Kattar prepares to fight Chris Fishgold in their featherweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event inside Avenir Centre on October 27, 2018 in Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
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