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Bantamweight Division

Not Fighting

"El Teco"

Jose Quinonez

Bantamweight Division

9-5-0 (W-L-D)

2

Wins by Knockout

1

Wins by Submission

6

Wins by Decision

Jose Quinonez

athlete record

Event Results

Info

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

Status
Not Fighting
Hometown
Zacatecas, Mexico
Age
31
Height
68.00
Weight
135.00
Octagon Debut
Nov. 15, 2014
Reach
69.00
Leg reach
39.50

Fighter Facts

  • Team Velasquez on TUF LATAM
     
  • Holds August 2013 decision win over Alejandro Perez
     
  • Pro since 2013
     
  • Two wins by KO, one by submission (RNC) – all finishes in the first round
     
  • Has won five of his last six
     
  • Former soccer player

 

Q&A

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started boxing when I was 16.
What ranks and titles have you held? TUF LATAM bantamweight finalist
Do you have any heroes? My little brother
What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It means I am at the top of my career
Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? No. I only got to study for some time in high school
What was your job before you started fighting? Waiter
Favorite grappling technique: Mata Leao (rear naked choke)
Favorite Striking technique: Volado de derecha (overhand right)