Austin Arnett - Official UFC® Profile
Austin
Arnett
14-3-0( W-L-D )
Fight Night Bonuses: Performance of the Night / Fight of the Night
Knockout of the Night / Submission of the Night

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 1 fights.
Record: 14-3-0
Summary: Movement, footwork, KO power

Fighter Info

Nickname: Golden Boy
From: Clarkston, Washington United States
Fights Out Of: Clarkston, Washington United States
Age: 25
Height: 6' 0" ( 182 cm )
Weight: 145 lb ( 65 kg )
Reach 74"

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Grappling

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Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
Loss
Austin Arnett
Aug 1, 2017
105
134
0
0
1
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R3 Decision - Unanimous

Biography

TRAINING: Strength and conditioning in the morning, technique practice in the afternoon and team practice in the evening

When and why did you start training for fighting? I began training in martial arts as soon as I could walk. This is the family business. I have been training for the UFC my entire life.

What ranks and titles have you held? Black belt in Shudokan Karate, Excite Fight lightweight and featherweight champion.

Do you have any heroes? My father has always been my hero. He’s the baddest dude out here.

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? This is what I have been training for my whole life and this is where I belong. Everyone will understand soon.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? No

What was your job before you started fighting? Martial Arts instructor and personal trainer

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? I won eight titles as an amateur

Favorite grappling technique: Chokes

Favorite Striking technique: Anything that ends in a knockout

 

· Pro since 2012

 

· Extensive amateur background

 

· Seven wins by KO, four by submission (2 RNC, 2 guillotine)

 

· Eleven first round finishes

 

· Won 12 out of 13

 

· Six wins in under two mintues

 

· Origin of nickname: “I was given it by an announcer because I was wearing gold fight shorts.”

Career

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