Nad Narimani - Official UFC® Profile
Nad
Narimani
10-2-0( 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

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Record: 10-2-0
Summary: Boxing, grappling, wrestling

Fighter Info

Nickname: Smiler
From: Bristol England
Fights Out Of: Bristol England
Age: 31
Height: 5' 8" ( 172 cm )
Weight: 155 lb ( 70 kg )
Reach 70"
Leg Reach 40"

Striking

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Grappling

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Biography

Thoughts on opponent, Nasrat Haqparast? He looks well rounded and is a decent striker. 

When and why did you start training for fighting? 10 years ago - after doing taekwondo as a kid.

What ranks and titles have you held? Cage Warriors featherweight world title. Ranked No. 2 in the UK. 

Do you have any heroes? GSP

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? A dream come true. 

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? No college - finished secondary school.

What was your job before you started fighting? Family business. 

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? 5-0
Favorite grappling technique:
RNC 
Favorite Striking technique:
Right hand

 
• Pro since 2011

• On three fight winning streak

• Coming off April 2017 win over Paddy Pimblett to win Cage Warriors featherweight title

• Two wins by KO, five by submission (3 RNC, guillotine, triangle)

• Four first round finishes

• Normally fights at featherweight

• Origin of nickname – “I’m always smiling.”

Career

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