Eryk Anders - Official UFC® Profile
Eryk
Anders
9-0-0( W-L-D )
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Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 1 fights.
Record: 9-0-0
Summary: Jiu-Jitsu, boxing

Fighter Info

Nickname: Ya Boi
From: San Antonio , Texas United States
Fights Out Of: Birmingham, Alabama United States
Weight: 185 lb ( 84 kg )
Reach 75"
Leg Reach 43"

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
29
79% Successful
23
Types of Successful Strikes
0
23
43% Standing
48% Ground
10
2
11
Striking Defense
39
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
2
50% Successful
1
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
0
2
0
Takedown Defense
100
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
Win
Eryk Anders
Jul 22, 2017
14
23
0
1
0
0
0
2
R1 KO/TKO

Biography

TRAINING: 6:00-7:00: cardio

7:00-8:00: mitt work

8:00-9:00: wrestling

9:00-10:00: jits

4:00pm repeat

Thoughts on opponent, Rafael Natal? Rafael is very skilled, tough, and savvy.

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started training in 2011

What ranks and titles have you held? Nogi Pan Ams – won a silver medal and a bronze medal.

Do you have any heroes? No

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? UFC is the pinnacle of the sport and it is an honor to fight for them.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? University of Alabama - Health Studies

What was your job before you started fighting? Customer service rep

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? Golden gloves champ (Alabama) Specific accomplishments in pro competition? LFA middleweight champ

Ranks in any martial arts styles: Purple belt in jiu-jitsu

Favorite grappling technique: Blast double

Favorite Striking technique: Left hand

 

· Pro since 2015

 

· Six wins by KO, one by submission (RNC)

 

· Six first round finishes

 

· KO in UFC debut vs Rafael Natal

 

· Former linebacker for the University of Alabama

 

· In 2009 National Championship game, had seven tackles, a sack and a forced fumble in a win over Texas

 

· Had extensive amateur career

Career

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