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"Blood"

Mike Diamond

Welterweight Division

3-2-0 (W-L-D)

1

Wins by Knockout

1

Wins by Submission

Mike Diamond

athlete record

Event Results

Info

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

Status
Active
Hometown
Bulawayo, Zimbabwe
Trains at
City Kickboxing
Fighting style
Kickboxer
Age
34
Height
71.00
Weight
169.00
Octagon Debut
Feb. 12, 2022
Reach
76.00
Leg reach
41.00

Fighter Facts

  • Pro since 2017
     
  • One win by KO, one by submission (RNC)
     
  • One first-round finish
     
  • Over 50 wins in pro kickboxing

UFC History
UFC 277
(7/30/22) Diamond lost a three round unanimous decision to Orion Cosce 
UFC 271 (2/12/22) Diamond was submitted by Jeremiah Wells via rear naked choke at 4:38 of the first round

Q&A

When and why did you start training for fighting? 10-plus years ago. To learn how to defend myself, learn a new skill and to get fit, as I was too lazy to run. 
What ranks and titles have you held? 
WKBF NZ World Title, King of The Ring (multiple times), WMC NZ Title, WKA Commonwealth Amateur Title
What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? The next chapter of building my legacy. An opportunity to look after my family.
What was your job before you started fighting? Customer service for a transport company
Favorite Striking technique: Body shot