Christos Giagos - Official UFC® Fighter Profile
Christos
Giagos
15-7-0( W-L-D )
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Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 4 fights.
Record: 15-7-0
Summary: Heart

Fighter Info

Nickname: The Spartan
From: Azusa, California United States of America
Fights Out Of: Hawthorne, California United States
Age: 28
Height: 5' 10" ( 177 cm )
Weight: 155 lb ( 70 kg )
Reach 71"
Leg Reach 39"

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
211
32% Successful
68
Types of Successful Strikes
0
68
60% Standing
15%
25%
41
10
17
Striking Defense
50
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
5
20% Successful
1
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
1
5
1
Takedown Defense
42
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
UPCOMING
Christos Giagos
UFC Fight Night: Dos Santos vs. Tuivasa
Dec 1, 2018
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Loss
Christos Giagos
Sep 22, 2018
28
18
2
0
1
0
3
0
R2 Submission
Loss
Christos Giagos
Jun 6, 2015
32
28
4
0
0
0
3
1
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Christos Giagos
Mar 21, 2015
0
18
0
1
0
1
0
4
R1 Submission
Loss
Christos Giagos
Oct 25, 2014
7
4
1
0
2
0
3
0
R1 Submission

Biography

TRAINING: A regular day of training is waking up, working on whatever it is the training is for the day, whether wrestling, jiu-jitsu or kickboxing, depending on the day. Then I get some rest and get back to it in the evening. 
 
When and why did you start training for fighting? I started training when I was 19, so that was 2009.

What ranks and titles have you held? I held the belt in Respect in the Cage, and before getting signed by the UFC I was the Tachi Palace and RFA lightweight champion 

Do you have any heroes? My biggest hero is my Dad

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? To fight in the UFC means I have done everything right to achieve my biggest goal in life and that I succeeded. 

What was your job before you started fighting? I worked as a cook

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? Four gold medals in jiu-jitsu, one in pankration 

Ranks in any martial arts styles: High school wrestling MVP.

Favorite grappling technique: RNC 

Favorite Striking technique: Left hook

 
  • Pro since 2010
  • Seven wins by KO, three by submission (1 triangle, 2 RNC)
  • Four first round finishes
  • Has won four of his last six
  • Has wins over Dakota Cochrane, Chris Tickle, and Joe Camacho
  • Origin of nickname: “Because I'm Greek and a warrior”

Career

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