Edgar
Garcia
14-5-0( W-L-D )
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Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 5 fights.
Record: 14-5-0
Summary: Wrestling and boxing

Fighter Info

From: San Luis Rio Colorado, Sonora Mexico
Fights Out Of: Yuma, Arizona USA
Age: 31
Height: 5' 10" ( 177 cm )
Weight: 170 lb ( 77 kg )
Reach 71"
Leg Reach 39"

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
289
30% Successful
86
Types of Successful Strikes
0
86
58% Standing
34%
50
7
29
Striking Defense
60
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
7
57% Successful
4
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
1
3
0
Takedown Defense
50
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
Loss
Edgar Garcia
Jan 2, 2016
33
1
1
0
0
0
2
0
R1 KO/TKO
Loss
Edgar Garcia
Nov 15, 2014
12
4
2
0
0
2
1
1
R1 Submission
Loss
Edgar Garcia
Dec 12, 2009
10
17
0
1
1
1
0
2
R1 Submission
Loss
Edgar Garcia
Jun 20, 2009
66
39
0
1
1
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Split
Win
Edgar Garcia
WEC 38: Varner vs. Cerrone
Jan 25, 2009
17
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO

Biography

TRAINING: 5am - 8am warm-up. Boxing and Jiu-Jitsu with my team at Yuma United MMA. Then I go to work until 5pm. Back to the gym at 5:30pm-8:30pm for Wrestling and Strength and Conditioning.

When and why did you start training for fighting? In 2007 Chance Farrar was training for a fight with Urijah Faber and he asked me to train with him. A few months later I had my first MMA fight.

What ranks and titles have you held? Desert Rage Full-Contact Fighting - MW Champion, WFFMMA - MW Champion

Do you have any heroes? My parents

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It is a dream come true for me to have the UFC give me another chance to prove that I deserve to be fighting the best guys in the world.

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

What was your job before you started fighting? Warehouse manager

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition?  Undefeated high school State wrestling champion my senior year.  32 of 35 of my matches were pins that year and I pinned all of my opponents during the championships.

Favorite grappling technique: Takedown

Favorite striking technique: The one that knocks people down

• 7-1 between UFC appearances (2010-14), with four submissions and two KOs
 
• Pro since 2007

• Eight wins by KO, four by submission (1 kimura, 2 guillotine, 1 triangle)

• 11 first round finishes

Career

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