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#5 Lightweight Division



Mateusz Gamrot

Lightweight Division

24-2-0 (W-L-D)


Wins by Knockout


Wins by Submission


First Round Finishes

Mateusz Gamrot

athlete record


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

Place of Birth
Bielsko, Poland
Trains at
American Top Team
Fighting style
Octagon Debut
Oct. 17, 2020
Leg reach
  • Pro since 2012

  • Eight wins by KO, five by submission (Keylock, 2 heel hook, guillotine, Kimura)

  • Three first round finishes

  • Has won seven of his last eight and three in a row

  • Holds wins over UFC vets Norman Parke (twice) and Andre Winner

UFC 299 (3/9/24) Gamrot won a three round unanimous decision over Rafael Dos Anjos 

UFC Fight Night (9/23/23) Gamrot defeated Rafael Fiziev by TKO (injury) at 2:03 of the second round 

UFC 285 (3/4/23) Gamrot won a three round split decision over Jalin Turner 

UFC 280 (10/22/22) Gamrot lost a three round unanimous decision to Beneil Dariush 

UFC on ESPN (6/25/22) Gamrot won a five-round unanimous decision over Arman Tsarukyan

UFC Fight Night (12/18/21) Gamrot stopped Diego Ferreira via strikes at 3:26 of the second round

UFC on ESPN (7/17/21) Gamrot submitted Jeremy Stephens via kimura at 1:05 of the first round

UFC on ABC (4/10/21) Gamrot knocked out Scott Holtzman at 1:22 of the second round

UFC Fight Night (10/17/20) Gamrot lost a three-round split decision to Guram Kutateladze

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started training 19 years ago. From birth I had a love of sports.

What ranks and titles have you held? Two division champion (155 / 145) for KSW

Do you have any heroes? Joanna Jedrzejczyk, GSP

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It’s the Champions League. I want to be the best in the world.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I studied emergency medical services and physical education.

What was your job before you started fighting? Athlete from birth.

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? Polish and European champion in MMA, Polish and European champion in ADCC

Favorite grappling technique: Rear naked choke

Favorite Striking technique: Body kicks