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"El Gallo Negro"

Kevin Borjas

Flyweight Division

9-3-0 (W-L-D)

8

Wins by Knockout

5

First Round Finishes

Kevin Borjas

athlete record

Info

Learn more about Kevin Borjas' UFC history, fighter facts, and Q&A below.

Status
Active
Place of Birth
Lima, Peru
Age
26
Height
65.00
Weight
141.10
Octagon Debut
Nov. 11, 2023
Reach
68.00
Leg reach
36.00
  • Pro since 2017
     
  • Eight wins by KO
     
  • Five first-round finishes
     
  • Has won four of his last six
     
  • Reported 13-3 amateur record

UFC 301 (5/4/24) Borjas was stopped by Alessandro Costa via strikes at 1:35 of the second round 

UFC 295 (11/11/23) Borjas lost a three round unanimous decision to Joshua Van

 

Dana White's Contender Series, Season 7
Episode one
(8/8/23) Borjas won a three round unanimous decision over Victor Dias

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started when I was 15 years old; I thought I was born for this sport, and that I can achieve great things.

What ranks and titles have you held? Inka FC flyweight champ

Do you have any heroes? My grandfather.

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It means I’ve reached one of my goals, and that I’ll be able to take care of my family – it’s a step closer to my ultimate goal of being UFC champion.

What was your job before you started fighting? I worked in a pastry shop.

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition: Titan War FC champion.

Specific accomplishments in professional competition: Inka FC flyweight champ.

Favorite grappling technique: Rear naked choke

Favorite striking technique: Overhand right