Tom Gallicchio - Official UFC® Profile
Tom
Gallicchio
19-11-0( W-L-D )
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Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 1 fights.
Record: 19-11-0
Summary: Wrestling, BJJ

Fighter Info

Nickname: Da Tank
From: Perth Amboy, New Jersey United States
Fights Out Of: Temecula, California United States
Age: 31
Height: 5' 10" ( 177 cm )
Weight: 170 lb ( 77 kg )
Reach 73"
Leg Reach 40"

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
200
27% Successful
53
Types of Successful Strikes
0
53
96% Standing
51
2
Striking Defense
44
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
9
11% Successful
1
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
0
1
0
Takedown Defense
N/A
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
Loss
James Krause
Tom Gallicchio
Jul 7, 2017
106
53
0
1
0
0
0
1
R3 Decision - Unanimous

Biography

Thoughts on opponent, James Krause? Very tough, well-rounded fighter. 

When and why did you start training for fighting? 19 years old. Because I love a good scrap, especially if it's not illegal and pays money. 

What ranks and titles have you held? MFC lightweight champ M-1 global US WW champ, RoC WW champ, USKBA WW champ, All-Shore wrestler, first degree Checkmat black belt

Do you have any heroes? My grandfather, Nicholas Gallicchio 

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? My 11-year pro career and legacy is solidified

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? Brookdale Community College, but I retired before I got my degree.

What was your job before you started fighting? Every odd job you can think. Mainly labor.

Favorite grappling technique: Tom naked choke

Favorite Striking technique: Right hand


• Team Dillashaw on TUF 25

• Team Faber on TUF 22

• Pro since 2006

• 13 wins by submission (12 RNC, triangle)

• Eight first round finishes

• Has won four of his last six

• Origin of nickname: “Because I can take an ass whopping and still come forward.”

Career

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