Neil
Grove
7-2-0( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 1 fights.
Record: 7-2-0
Summary: Striking

Fighter Info

Nickname: Goliath
From: Klerksdorp South Africa
Age: 43
Height: 6' 6" ( 198 cm )
Weight: 264 lb ( 119 kg )

Media

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
3
0% Successful
0
Striking Defense
0
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
0
0% Successful
0
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
1
1
0
Takedown Defense
100
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Loss
Mike Ciesnolevicz
UFC 95: Sanchez vs. Stevenson
Feb 21, 2009
0 0 2 0 R1 Submission
Neil Grove 0 0 1 1

Biography

When and why did you start training for fighting? I’ve been doing Goju Ryu for 9 years and started training in MMA since Feb '08. I started training in MMA to improve on my fighting ability and I see MMA as the ultimate way in testing that ability.

What ranks and titles have you held?
I became the Ultimate Challenge (formally known as Cage Rage UK) Heavyweight Champion

Do you have any heroes?
Randy Couture

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC?
It’s a dream come true! This is the biggest MMA show to fight on! I feel honoured!

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn?
Yes, Premier Training Diploma

What was your job before you started fighting?
I'm a qualified Personal Trainer and Sports Therapist

Ranks in any martial arts styles
: Black belt in Goju Ryu

Favorite grappling technique:
Ground and pound

Favorite Striking technique:
jab

Career

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