Said Nurmagomedov - Official UFC® Profile
Said
Nurmagomedov
11-1-0( W-L-D )
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Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 1 fights.
Record: 11-1-0
Summary: Unorthodox style

Fighter Info

From: Dagestan Russia
Fights Out Of: Dagestan Russia
Age: 26
Height: 5' 8" ( 172 cm )
Weight: 125 lb ( 56 kg )
Reach 70"
Leg Reach 38"

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
113
58% Successful
65
Types of Successful Strikes
0
65
69% Standing
22%
45
14
6
Striking Defense
63
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
11
9% Successful
1
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
0
0
0
Takedown Defense
100
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
Win
Said Nurmagomedov
Jul 14, 2018
32
65
0
1
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Split

Biography

TRAINING: Morning run and stretching, morning sparring, evening wrestling / striking class

Thoughts on opponent, Justin Scoggins? Unorthodox striking skills, good sense of distance. It will be an interesting fight.

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started training when I was a kid to be able to protect myself from bullies.

What ranks and titles have you held?  World, Russian and European amateur MMA champion

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It’s the top of the game and I wanna be the best in the world. 

What was your job before you started fighting? I’ve been a professional athlete all my life.

Specific accomplishments in pro competition?  WFCA featherweight champion

Ranks in any martial arts styles: International Master of Sport in amateur MMA

Favorite grappling technique: RNC

Favorite Striking technique: Flying knee

 
  • Pro since 2009
  • On five fight winning streak
  • Five first round finishes
  • Two wins by KO, three by submission (Guillotine, armbar, RNC)
  • Lone loss in 2014 was via decision to UFC vet Magomed Bibulatov
  • Cousin of UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov

Career

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