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Khalil Rountree Jr.

Light Heavyweight Division • 9-5-0 (W-L-D)

Stats & Records

  • 6
    Wins by Knockout
  • 3
    Wins by Decision
Striking accuracy 34% 34%

Striking accuracy

Sig. Strikes Landed
100
Sig. Strikes Attempted
290
2.30
Sig. Str. Landed
Per Min
3.29
Sig. Str. Absorbed
Per Min
0.00
Takedown avg
Per 15 Min
0.35
Submission avg
Per 15 Min
39
%
Sig. Str. Defense
50
%
Takedown Defense
1.38
Knockdown Ratio
06:13
Average fight time

Sig. Str. By Position

Standing
69 (69%)
Clinch
15 (15%)
Ground
16 (16%)

Sig. Str. by target

80% 80 Head 16% 16 Body 4% 4 Leg

Win By Way

KO/TKO
6 (67%)
DEC
3 (33%)
SUB
0 (0%)

Event Results

Biography

Status
Active
Hometown
Los Angeles, United States
Trains at
Tiger Muay Thai
Fighting style
MMA
Age
30
Height
73.00
Weight
205.00
Octagon Debut
Jul. 09, 2016
Reach
76.50
Leg reach
44.00
Q & A

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started training in 2010 for weight loss.

What ranks and titles have you held? Tuff-N-Uff Amateur Light Heavyweight and Middleweight titles.

Do you have any heroes? My dad, Bruce Lee, Anderson Silva, and my brother Donavon.

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It means that anything is possible with hard work and dedication. I declared that I would be in the UFC, and worked towards it, and it’s coming true. It also provides a stage for me to create more opportunities for my life in the future.  

What was your job before you started fighting? Sandwich technician at Jimmy John’s.

Favorite grappling technique: Suplex

Favorite Striking technique: Soccer kick

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LAS VEGAS, NV - DECEMBER 30:  (R-L) Khalil Rountree Jr. kicks Michal Oleksiejczuk of Poland in their light heavyweight bout during the UFC 219 event inside T-Mobile Arena on December 30, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)