Jan Blachowicz - Official UFC® Fighter Profile
Jan
Blachowicz
20-7-0( W-L-D )
Current Rank: #15 Light Heavyweight
Fight Night Bonuses: 1 Performance of the Night

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 7 fights.
Record: 20-7-0
Summary: Well-rounded, Jiu-Jitsu, Muay Thai

Fighter Info

From: Cieszyn Poland
Fights Out Of: Warsaw Poland
Age: 34
Height: 6' 2" ( 187 cm )
Weight: 205 lb ( 93 kg )
Reach 78"
Leg Reach 44"

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
555
52% Successful
289
Types of Successful Strikes
0
289
55% Standing
22%
22%
160
64
65
Striking Defense
48
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
12
58% Successful
7
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
2
6
0
Takedown Defense
54
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
UPCOMING
Jan Blachowicz
Dec 16, 2017
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Win
Jan Blachowicz
Oct 21, 2017
33
15
1
0
1
0
1
0
R2 Submission
Performance of the Night
Loss
Jan Blachowicz
Apr 8, 2017
73
53
3
1
0
0
1
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Jan Blachowicz
Sep 3, 2016
50
28
4
0
0
0
2
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Jan Blachowicz
Apr 10, 2016
35
98
0
4
0
0
3
4
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Jan Blachowicz
Sep 5, 2015
20
84
1
4
1
0
1
6
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Jan Blachowicz
Apr 11, 2015
43
44
0
0
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Jan Blachowicz
Oct 4, 2014
2
13
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO

Biography

When and why did you start training for fighting? I turned professional in MMA in 2007

What ranks and titles have you held? Amateur Muay Thai Champion of the World, Korea 2008, KSW Light Heavyweight Title Holder

Do you have any heroes? The Witcher – a character from the fantasy book.

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? When I got to the UFC, the first thing on my mind was "finally, my biggest dream is starting to come true." I was working really hard for this my whole life and it's a great feeling. I can't wait for my debut.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I graduated as a civil engineer technician.

What was your job before you started fighting? Security guard at the clubs.

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? Several Muay Thai, grappling, and jiu-jitsu titles

Ranks in any martial arts styles: BJJ black belt

Favorite grappling technique: kimura, rear-naked choke

Favorite Striking technique: left high kick, left straight

• Pro since 2007

• Five wins by KO, eight by submission (4 RNC, 3 armbar, bulldog choke)

• Six first round finishes

• Has won eight of his last 12 – four of those pre-UFC wins are over UFC vets Goran Reljic, Houston Alexander, Mario Miranda, Sokoudjou

• Last pre-UFC loss was to Sokoudjou in 2011; the defeat was avenged eight months later

Career

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