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"Bad Man"
Justin Tafa
Heavyweight Division • 4-2-0 (W-L-D)

Stats & Records

  • 4
    Wins by Knockout
  • 0
    Wins by Decision
Striking accuracy 67% 67%

Striking accuracy

Sig. Strikes Landed
16
Sig. Strikes Attempted
24
3.86
Sig. Str. Landed
Per Min
2.65
Sig. Str. Absorbed
Per Min
0.00
Takedown avg
Per 15 Min
0.00
Submission avg
Per 15 Min
52
%
Sig. Str. Defense
Takedown Defense
3.61
Knockdown Ratio
02:05
Average fight time

Sig. Str. By Position

Standing
10 (63%)
Clinch
5 (31%)
Ground
1 (6%)

Sig. Str. by target

63% 10 Head 6% 1 Body 31% 5 Leg

Win By Way

KO/TKO
4 (100%)
DEC
0 (0%)
SUB
0 (0%)

Event Results

Biography

Status
Active
Hometown
West Auckland, New Zealand
Fighting style
Striker
Age
27
Height
72.00
Weight
264.00
Octagon Debut
Oct. 05, 2019
Reach
74.00
Leg reach
40.00
Q & A

When and why did you start training for fighting? Six years ago. Fighting runs through many generations in my family. 

What ranks and titles have you held? Blue belt in BJJ

Do you have any heroes? Mark Hunt, David Tua

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It means I can see how great I can become and can also represent my family and country.

What was your job before you started fighting? Youth worker at a Homeless Shelter.

Favorite grappling technique: Armbar

Favorite Striking technique: Uppercut

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