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Seungwoo Choi

Featherweight Division

10-5-0 (W-L-D)

6

Wins by Knockout

4

Wins by Decision

4

First Round Finishes

Seungwoo Choi

athlete record

Event Results

Info

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

Status
Active
Hometown
Gangneung, South Korea
Fighting style
MMA
Age
29
Height
72.00
Weight
146.00
Octagon Debut
Apr. 20, 2019
Reach
74.50
Leg reach
43.00

Fighter Facts

  • Pro since 2015
     
  • Six wins by KO
     
  • Has won three of his last five
     
  • Four first-round finishes

 

UFC History

UFC 275 (6/11/22) Choi lost a three round split decision to Josh Culibao
UFC Fight Night (10/23/21) Choi was submitted by Alex Caceres via rear-naked choke at 3:31 of the second round
UFC Fight Night (6/19/21) Choi stopped Julian Erosa via TKO at 1:37 of the first round
UFC Fight Night (2/6/21) Choi won a three round unanimous decision over Youssef Zalal
UFC Fight Night (12/21/19) Choi won a three round unanimous decision over Suman Mokhtarian
UFC 240 (7/27/19) Choi was submitted by Gavin Tucker via rear naked choke at 3:17 of the third round
UFC Fight Night (4/20/19) Choi lost a three round unanimous decision to Movsar Evloev

 

Q&A

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started training when I was eight years old. At first, I was just curious, but now I have a goal.
What ranks and titles have you held? Muay Thai champion & Korea MMA group TFC champion for five consecutive years.
Do you have any heroes? I like Conor McGregor. I think his distance and timing are good. He has a good mental game that can shake the opponent both internally and externally.
What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It is the most meaningful time in my career. I will always do my best without regretting it, because it is the stage I always aimed for.
Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I graduated from Yongin University with a bachelor’s degree.
What was your job before you started fighting? Fighting is my job and life.