Danielle Taylor - Official UFC® Fighter Profile
Danielle
Taylor
9-2-0( W-L-D )
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Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 3 fights.
Record: 9-2-0
Summary: Well-rounded

Fighter Info

Nickname: Dynamite
From: Lancaster, California United States
Fights Out Of: Van Nuys, California United States
Age: 28
Height: 5' 0" ( 152 cm )
Weight: 115 lb ( 52 kg )
Reach 60"
Leg Reach 33"

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
440
30% Successful
134
Types of Successful Strikes
0
134
96% Standing
129
5
Striking Defense
78
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
3
33% Successful
1
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
0
0
0
Takedown Defense
67
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
UPCOMING
Danielle Taylor
Jan 14, 2018
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Win
Danielle Taylor
Apr 22, 2017
69
72
1
0
0
0
1
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Danielle Taylor
Nov 26, 2016
31
45
0
0
0
0
1
0
R3 Decision - Split
Loss
Danielle Taylor
Aug 6, 2016
17
17
0
1
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Split

Biography

TRAINING: I arrive at my strength and conditioning gym – Ready Performance – at 4:30pm. I train for an hour, then at 6pm I go to Saekson Muay Thai for wrestling practice for an hour. Then from 7pm until 8:30pm I work on Muay Thai.
 
When and why did you start training for fighting? I started training in October of 2010. I just joined the Los Angeles County Sheriff department and I wanted to learn self-defense. My old coach convinced me to fight on June 30, 2012 as an amateur mixed martial artist. I won my first six MMA fights in a row and after that, I was hooked and I wanted to continue to keep pushing myself until I made it to the UFC.

What ranks and titles have you held? King of the Cage strawweight belt as an amateur and pro.

Do you have any heroes? My mom, Pamela Taylor

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? This opportunity to fight in the UFC means the world to me.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? No

What was your job before you started fighting? My current job is Custody Assistant for the Los Angeles County Sheriff Department

Favorite grappling technique: Wrestling and jiu-jitsu

Favorite Striking technique: Boxing and Muay Thai

 

  • Pro since 2014

 

  • Has won 4 of her last 5

 

  • In most recent pre-UFC bout on March 5, 2016, avenged lone pro loss with fifth round TKO of Jamie Colleen

 

  • Three wins by KO, one by submission (Armbar)

 

  • Had 4-1 amateur record with three KO wins

Career

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