Al
Iaquinta
8-3-1( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 6 fights.
Record: 8-3-1
Summary: Wrestling, stand up

Fighter Info

Nickname: Raging
From: Wantagh, NY USA
Fights Out Of: Garden City, NY USA
Age: 27
Height: 5' 9" ( 175 cm )
Weight: 155 lb ( 70 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
531
44% Successful
235
Types of Successful Strikes
0
235
84% Standing
198
18
19
Striking Defense
67
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
14
50% Successful
7
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
3
6
0
Takedown Defense
81
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
UPCOMING
Al Iaquinta
UFC Fight Night 50: Souza vs. Mousasi
Sep 5, 2014
-- -- -- -- --
Rodrigo Damm -- -- -- --
Loss
Al Iaquinta May 24, 2014
13 1 2 6 R2 Submission
Mitch Clarke 8 0 1 0
Win
Al Iaquinta Feb 1, 2014
49 0 1 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Kevin Lee 39 1 2 1
Win
Al Iaquinta Oct 26, 2013
85 2 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Piotr Hallmann 66 3 0 0
Win
Ryan Couture Aug 31, 2013
45 0 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Al Iaquinta 80 4 0 0
Michael Chiesa Jun 1, 2012
9 1 1 1 R1 Submission
Al Iaquinta 8 0 0 0

Biography

TRAINING: I train wrestling or Brazilian jiu-jitsu in the morning at Matt Serra's gym and stand-up at night with Ray Longo. I usually finish up with strength and conditioning.

When and why did you start training for fighting?
2006. I got finished with the college wrestling season and one of my buddies was doing it, so I went down to the gym, tried it out, got beat up a little bit, and I had to learn it.

What ranks and titles have you held?
TUF Live finalist, Nassau County runner-up in wrestling, USKBA Amateur MMA 160lb North East Championship, Extreme Challenge Trials Lightweight Champion, Combat in the Cage MMA Lightweight Champion, USKBA Amateur Thaiboxing East coast Super Middleweight Champion, and former Ring of Combat lightweight champion

Do you have any heroes?
My father

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC?
One step closer to the ultimate goal of being the best.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn?
Associates degree from Nassau Community College

What was your job before you started fighting?
Personal trainer

Ranks in any martial arts styles:
Matt Serra Jiu-Jitsu purple belt

Favorite grappling technique: 
Splado

Favorite striking technique:
Head kick
•    Team Faber member on TUF LIVE

•    Pro since 2009

•    Three wins by KO, one by submission

Career

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