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"The Beast"

Irwin Rivera

Former Fighter • 10-6-0 (W-L-D)

Stats & Records

  • 5
    Wins by Knockout
  • 1
    Wins by Submission
  • 4
    Wins by Decision
Striking accuracy 44% 44%

Striking accuracy

Sig. Strikes Landed
151
Sig. Strikes Attempted
343
Grappling accuracy 17% 17%

Grappling accuracy

Takedowns Landed
Takedowns Attempted
18
3.36
Sig. Str. Landed
Per Min
5.07
Sig. Str. Absorbed
Per Min
1.00
Takedown avg
Per 15 Min
0.00
Submission avg
Per 15 Min
58
%
Sig. Str. Defense
70
%
Takedown Defense
0.00
Knockdown Ratio
15:00
Average fight time

Sig. Str. By Position

Standing
136 (90%)
Clinch
6 (4%)
Ground
9 (6%)

Sig. Str. by target

66% 99 Head 19% 29 Body 15% 23 Leg

Win By Way

KO/TKO
5 (50%)
DEC
4 (40%)
SUB
1 (10%)

Event Results

  • Win

    Ewell vs Rivera

    Round
    3
    Time
    05:00
    Method
    DEC
  • Win

    Rivera vs Al-Qaisi

    Round
    3
    Time
    05:00
    Method
    DEC
  • Win

    Chikadze vs Rivera

    Round
    3
    Time
    5:00
    Method
    Decision - Unanimous

Biography

Status
Not Fighting
Hometown
Mexico City, Mexico
Age
33
Height
66.00
Weight
135.50
Octagon Debut
May. 16, 2020
Reach
67.00
Leg reach
36.00
Q & A

When and why did you start training for fighting? I always knew I could fight because I had a lot of street scraps as a kid.

What ranks and titles have you held? Titan FC champ, BJJ purple belt under the Burns brothers

Do you have any heroes? Julio Cesar Chavez, GSP, Muhammad Ali, Vasiliy Lomachenko, Mike Tyson

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? The world! I need to make my family proud and show them anything is possible.

What was your job before you started fighting? Security
Favorite grappling technique: Armbar
Favorite Striking technique: Overhand left