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"Guv'nor"

Gavin Tucker

Featherweight Division

13-2-0 (W-L-D)

4

Wins by Knockout

6

Wins by Submission

3

Wins by Decision

Gavin Tucker

athlete record

Event Results

Info

Learn more about Gavin Tucker's UFC history, fighter facts, and Q&A below.

Status
Active
Hometown
Ship Cove, Canada
Trains at
Titans MMA
Fighting style
Jiu-Jitsu
Age
35
Height
66.50
Weight
146.00
Octagon Debut
Feb. 20, 2017
Reach
66.00
Leg reach
38.00

Fighter Facts

  • Pro since 2011
     
  • Four wins by KO, six wins by submission (2 armbar, 4 RNC)
     
  • Four first round finishes
     
  • Has won three of his last four

 

UFC History

UFC Fight Night (3/13/21) Tucker was stopped by Dan Ige via punch at :22 of the first round
UFC 256 (12/12/20) Tucker won a three round unanimous decision over Billy Quarantillo
UFC Fight Night (8/8/20) Tucker submitted Justin Jaynes via rear naked choke at 1:43 of the third round
UFC 240 (7/27/19) Tucker submitted SeungWoo Choi via rear naked choke at 3:17 of the third round
UFC 215 (9/9/17) Tucker lost a three round unanimous decision to Rick Glenn
UFC Fight Night (2/19/17) Tucker won a three round unanimous decision over Sam Sicilia

Q&A

TRAINING: Drilling and pads in the morning, drilling and grappling at night. 
When and why did you start training for fighting? I've been training traditional martial arts since I was a teen and have always enjoyed combat sports and competition. 
What ranks and titles have you held? ECC featherweight champion 
Do you have any heroes? My Grandmother 
What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It's a great opportunity. It's where the best fighters in the world come to compete. It means everything. 
Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? Music industry and performance, Recording art jazz studies - StFx 
What was your job before you started fighting? Musician 
Favorite grappling technique: Rear naked choke
Favorite Striking technique: Left knee to the liver