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Genaro Valdez

Lightweight Division

10-1-0 (W-L-D)

7

Wins by Knockout

3

Wins by Submission

0

Wins by Decision

Genaro Valdez

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Event Results

Info

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

Status
Active
Hometown
Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
Fighting style
MMA
Age
30
Height
69.00
Weight
155.50
Octagon Debut
Jan. 22, 2022
Reach
72.00
Leg reach
40.50

Fighter Facts

  • Pro since 2016
     
  • Seven wins by KO, three by submission (3 RNC)
     
  • Six first-round finishes

 

UFC History

UFC 270 (1/22/22) Valdez was stopped by Matt Frevola by TKO (strikes) at 3:15 of the first round

Dana White's Contender Series, Season 5
Episode six
(10/5/21) Valdez stopped Patrik White via strikes at :44 of the second round

 

Q&A

When and why did you start training for fighting? I made my professional debut in 2016.
What titles have you held? I've only held titles at the amateur level.
Do you have any heroes? My mom.
What would it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It would be a dream come true, but just the beginning.
Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I did not go to college.
What was your job before you started fighting? Waiter and bartender.
Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? Two-time champion of Glory fights.
Favorite grappling technique: Double-leg takedown
Favorite Striking technique: Boxing