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"The Welsh Wrecking Machine"
John Phillips
Middleweight Division • 22-11-0 (W-L-D)

Stats & Records

  • 20
    Wins by Knockout
  • 2
    Wins by Submission
  • 1
    First Round Finishes
Striking accuracy 33% 33%

Striking accuracy

Sig. Strikes Landed
83
Sig. Strikes Attempted
250
2.51
Sig. Str. Landed
Per Min
4.99
Sig. Str. Absorbed
Per Min
0.00
Takedown avg
Per 15 Min
0.00
Submission avg
Per 15 Min
53
%
Sig. Str. Defense
14
%
Takedown Defense
0.45
Knockdown Ratio
11:01
Average fight time

Sig. Str. By Position

Standing
72 (87%)
Clinch
10 (12%)
Ground
1 (1%)

Sig. Str. by target

43% 36 Head 29% 24 Body 28% 23 Leg

Win By Way

KO/TKO
20 (91%)
DEC
0 (0%)
SUB
2 (9%)

Event Results

  • Win

    Park vs Phillips

    Round
    3
    Time
    05:00
    Method
    DEC
  • Win

    Phillips vs Chimaev

    Round
    2
    Time
    01:13
    Method
    SUB
  • Win

    Amedovski vs Phillips

    Round
    1
    Time
    0:17
    Method
    KO/TKO

Biography

Status
Active
Hometown
Swansea, United Kingdom
Fighting style
Striker
Age
35
Height
71.00
Weight
185.00
Octagon Debut
Mar. 17, 2018
Reach
75.00
Leg reach
42.00
Q & A

When and why did you start training for fighting? I got into it when I was 20. I had been on the boxing scene and wanted a new challenge.

What ranks and titles have you held? MMA - Bamma MW Champion, Knuckle Up MW Champion, ISKA MW Champion & Rage In The Cage III winner of 8-Man 10k Tournament.
Boxing - British & Welsh titles. Judo - British & Welsh titles.

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? $$$

What was your job before you started fighting? Builder
Ranks in any martial arts styles: Black Belt in Judo
Favorite grappling technique: Neck Crank
Favorite Striking technique: Uppercut