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Yi Zha

Featherweight Division

23-4-0 (W-L-D)

6

Wins by Knockout

11

Wins by Submission

13

First Round Finishes

Yi Zha

athlete record

Info

Learn more about Yi Zha's history, fighter facts, and Q&A below.

Status
Active
Place of Birth
Aba Sichuan, China
Fighting style
Striker
Age
26
Height
67.00
Weight
156.00
Octagon Debut
Jun. 9, 2022
Reach
70.50
Leg reach
36.50
  • Pro since 2016
     
  • Six wins by KO, 10 by submission (5 RNC, triangle, 2 guillotine, 2 triangle armbar)
     
  • 13 first round finishes
     
  • Has won 10 of his last 12

Road To UFC Asia 

Finals - 2/4/23 - Yi lost a three round split decision to JeongYeong Lee 
Semifinals – 10/23/22 – Yi won a three-round split decision over Koyomi Matsushima
Quarterfinals - 6/9/22 – Yi submitted Keisuke Sasu via rear naked choke at 2:14 of the first round

When and why did you start training for fighting? Since 2013

What ranks and titles have you held? Champion of E.P.I.C. (Featherweight)

Do you have any heroes? Jon Jones

What would it mean for you to fight in the UFC? Fighting in the UFC has been a dream to me since I started training. It means a life challenge to me, as well, and I would really appreciate it.

What was your job before you started fighting? School student

Favorite grappling technique: Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

Favorite Striking technique: Boxing